On Friday, March 15, “adopt” a Scotiabank branch and picket/ leaflet / shut it down!
Endorsing Groups: BDS Vancouver-Coast Salish Canada Palestine Association Anakbayan BC BAYAN Canada Canada Philippines Solidarity for Human Rights Canadian BDS Coalition Friends of the Filipino People in Struggle Gabriela BC ILPS Canada Independent Jewish Voices – Vancouver Just Peace Advocates Niagara Movement for Justice in Palestine-Israel (NMJPI) North Shore for Palestine Ontario Palestinian Rights Association (OPRA) Palestinian and Jewish Unity (PAJU) Richmond4Palestine Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network Teachers for Palestine United in Struggle Vancouver Region CPC
One hundred and fifty days into Israel’s latest genocidal massacre in Gaza, Canada’s political establishment remains wholly committed to providing diplomatic, military and economic support to Israel, even while the majority of people in this country support a ceasefire. … Read more
UPDATE: Check out the endorsers list for March 15 Day of Action. On Friday, March 15, “adopt” a Scotiabank branch and picket/ leaflet / shut it down!
Over one hundred and forty days into Israel’s latest genocidal massacre in Gaza, Canada’s political establishment remains wholly committed to providing diplomatic, military and economic support to Israel, even while the majority of people in this country support a ceasefire. … Read more
Canada Palestine Association in Vancouver had another busy year in 2023, particularly during the last 3 months as we joined with forces all over the world to demand an end to the Israeli genocide in Gaza. From boycott campaigns (Scotiabank, Israeli wines) to Nakba75 to presentations with our indigenous brothers and sisters to weekly demos/rallies/marches/ since Oct. 7: all these actions were done to keep the voice and struggle of the Palestinians alive.… Read more
Check out these highlights from the week of action to denounce Scotiabank for being the largest foreign investor in Israeli arms company Elbit Systems. Activists from Montreal to Vancouver to BC’s Fraser Valley were out on the streets to demand that Scotiabank stop investing in Israeli war crimes. We know Scotiabank is feeling the pressure; in Montreal, they called the police for the picket and in Vancouver (for the second time) the branch mysteriously closed early before the activists’ arrival.… Read more
Saturday, September 23, 2 pm 1750 Manitoba St., Vancouver (False Creek Branch)
Join us on September 23 to highlight the complicity of Scotiabank in funding the killing of Palestinians. Scotiabank is the largest foreign investor in the Israeli arms company Elbit Systems; their asset fund has invested half a billion dollars in an arms company whose weapons are routinely used to rain death and destruction on Palestinians.… Read more
Vancouver activists were out on the streets on July 22 to say Shame on Scotiabank and #ShutElbitDown. Scotiabank is the largest foreign investor in Israeli arms company Elbit. Although usually open on Saturdays, the Scotiabank branch we marched to was mysteriously “temporarily closed” when we arrived to tell Scotiabank they have Palestinian blood on their hands. We joined with BDS Vancouver, Samidoun Vancouver, Masar Badil and Bayan Canada to Stand With Palestine and denounce Canadian complicity in Israeli war crimes.… Read more
Two great events coming up in Vancouver. On July 18, join us for an important evening on Palestine, the struggle for justice — and the campaign to shut down Elbit Systems and its murderous drone force. Scotiabank, one of Canada’s biggest banks, is the largest foreign investor in Elbit Systems, which produces 85% of Israel’s killer drones used to target Palestinians for assassination in Gaza, Jenin and throughout occupied Palestine.… Read more