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Imagine Life Without Internet. Some May Have To. – B’nai B’rith International

In my household, the internet might be the single most important utility. That’s saying a lot when you consider water and electricity. Whether it’s television, ordering food, buying stuff for the kids or a thousand other things, everything we do is through the web. I can’t imagine having to run out every time we need diapers. Read more » »

Oregon senator slammed for Easter tweet on Israeli ‘indiscriminate’ bombing – B’nai B’rith International

“Instead of pushing absurd misinformation, Sen. Merkley should learn why spreading blood libel against Jews is so hateful and dangerous,” said B’nai B’rith International. JNS covered B’nai B’rith International’s condemnation of U.S. Read more » »

B’nai B’rith ‘Surprised and Disappointed’ Biden Didn’t Address Antisemitism in SOTU – B’nai B’rith International

The Wrap featured B’nai B’rith International’s response to President Joe Biden’s State of the Union Address in its coverage of the speech and the deeply concerning rise in anti-Semitism across the United States. Read the article on The Wrap and Yahoo News. Read more » »

B’nai B’rith’s Reaction to President Biden’s State of the Union Address – B’nai B’rith International

B’nai B’rith President Seth J. Riklin and CEO Daniel S. Mariaschin have issued the following statement: We watched President Joe Biden’s State of the Union Address tonight with a keen focus on Israel and anti-Semitism. Read more » »

The Retirement Savings Gender Gap – B’nai B’rith International

Recently, the Senate lost a giant, Senator Dianne Feinstein. I had the privilege of meeting with her office numerous times to discuss issues important to older Americans, in particular Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) senior housing. Read more » »


B’nai B’rith’s Reaction to President Biden’s State of the Union Address – B’nai B’rith International

(Washington, D.C., Feb. 7, 2023)—B’nai B’rith President Seth J. Riklin and CEO Daniel S. Mariaschin have issued the following statement: As we listened to President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address tonight, we noted some issues prominent in our work, as well as some topics that we had hoped would receive attention but did not. Read more » »

Release: New Bipartisan Holocaust Education Bill Introduced in the House on International Holocaust Remembrance Day – B’nai B’rith International

Reps. Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5), Kathy Manning (NC-6), Michael McCaul (TX-10), and Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-1). announced the introduction of new bipartisan legislation — the Holocaust Education and Antisemitism Lessons (HEAL) Act – supported by B’nai B’rith International. Read more » »

B’nai B’rith’s Reaction to President Biden’s State of the Union Address

President of the United States Joe Biden delivers his State of the Union address. (Washington, D.C., March 1, 2022)—B’nai B’rith International has issued the following statement:  In his State of the Union address tonight, President Joe Biden spoke about some of our top organizational priorities. Read more » »

CEO and Dir. of U.N. Affairs Op-ed in Newsweek: Holocaust Comparisons Are Holocaust Denial. It Has to Stop.

Newsweek published an op-ed by B’nai B’rith International CEO Daniel S. Mariaschin and Director of U.N. and Intercommunal Affairs David Michaels urging members of Congress and all others to stop trivializing the Holocaust to score cheap political points. Read in Newsweek The Holocaust is once again being trivialized in the name of the politics. Read more » »

Jewish organizations’ 2022 agenda: Replenish the Iron Dome

The Jerusalem Post spoke with B’nai B’rith International CEO Daniel S. Mariaschin about our organization’s top priorities on Capitol Hill in 2022. Read more » »