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B’nai B’rith Condemns U.N. General Assembly Vote on Palestinian Statehood – B’nai B’rith International

B’nai B’rith President Seth J. Riklin and CEO Daniel S. Mariaschin have issued the following statement: B’nai B’rith International condemns the U.N. General Assembly (UNGA)’s passage of a resolution endorsing Palestinian full membership in the organization and giving enhanced privileges to the Palestinian delegation. Read more » »

Coverage of 2024 Holocaust Commemoration Ceremony Honoring Jewish Rescuers During the Shoah – B’nai B’rith International

B’nai B’rith International has received significant news coverage of its joint Holocaust commemoration ceremony with Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael (KKL-JNF) on Yom HaShoah, dedicated annually to honoring the heroism of Jews who rescued fellow Jews during the Holocaust. Read more » »

B’nai B’rith World Center and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael Celebrate Heroism of Jewish Rescuers During Holocaust Commemoration Ceremony – B’nai B’rith International

The B’nai B’rith World Center-Jerusalem and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael (KKL-JNF) held on May 6—for the 22nd consecutive year—a joint Holocaust commemoration ceremony on Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah). Read more » »

B’nai B’rith Commends U.S. Veto of Motion to Admit Palestinian “State” to U.N. – B’nai B’rith International

B’nai B’rith President Seth J. Riklin and CEO Daniel S. Mariaschin have issued the following statement: B’nai B’rith International commends the United States for vetoing an Algerian-sponsored motion at the United Nations Security Council to back the admission of a Palestinian state to the U.N. Read more » »

B’nai B’rith Discusses Israel’s Fight Against Hamas with Dozens of Human Rights Council, UNESCO Ambassadors – B’nai B’rith International

A B’nai B’rith International leadership delegation has met with over 50 ambassadors and other senior diplomats in Geneva and Paris to advocate on Jewish communal priorities during sessions of the U.N. Human Rights Council (UNHRC) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) executive board. Read more » »

Book Reveals Untold History of Frankfurt’s B’nai B’rith Order – B’nai B’rith International

Appearing in the Frankfurter Neue Presse/Frankfurt New Press, this translated article details the history of the Jewish B’nai B’rith Order in Frankfurt from 1888 to 1937 that has been published as a book (“…to become a blessing for mankind“) and Read more » »

Filmmaker Laura Bialis Talks About Her Documentary „Vishniac” – B’nai B’rith International

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Nova Festival Survivors Share Testimony at World Union of Jewish Students Centennial Gathering During Annual Congress – B’nai B’rith International

 Nova Festival Survivors Share Testimony at World Union of Jewish Students Centennial Gathering During Annual Congress Event Facilitated by B’nai B’rith B’nai B’rith International is honored to have facilitated a special meeting where 150 Jewish Read more » »

The International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists (IJL), B’nai B’rith and The World Union Of Jewish Students Partner to Support Jewish Students on Campus – B’nai B’rith International

IJL, B’nai B’rith International and WUJS are joining forces to address the skyrocketing number of anti-Semitic incidents on university campuses around the world*. Since the Hamas massacre of Oct. Read more » »

Israel and B’nai B’rith to Hold Paris Event Featuring Bernard-Henri Lévy, with Hostages Family and Other Victims of Hamas – B’nai B’rith International

B’nai B’rith International and the Permanent Delegation of Israel to the Multilateral Organizations in France will hold an urgent event on Dec. 13 in Paris to highlight the ongoing humanitarian consequences of Hamas’ Oct. 7 atrocities in Israel, “7 October Is Not Over: An Urgent Humanitarian Appeal. Read more » »