April 7, 2017
- The B'nai B'rith World Center and the Committee to Recognize the Heroism of Jews who Rescued Fellow Jews During the Holocaust (JRJ) have announced the latest conferees of their joint "Jewish Rescuer's Citation"—13 rescuers who risked their lives to save fellow Jews from deportation and extermination during the Holocaust. Most of the citations will be conferred posthumously at a B’nai B’rith World Center/Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael (KKL-JNF) ceremony...
April 4, 2017
March 3, 2017
Ecumenical Declaration: Protecting Welcome, Restoring Hope
We representatives of Protestant, Orthodox and Anglican communions in the United States, Church World Service and the National Council of Churches of Christ in the United States, gathered together this 10th day of February, 2017, seek to join our efforts to those of other re...
February 13, 2017
- An International Conference on Strategic Challenges in the Eastern Mediterranean; With Participants From the United States, Albania, Britain, Greece, Israel, Russia and TurkeyB’nai B...
February 8, 2017
As a three-judge appellate court panel was listening to arguments on the constitutionality of the administration's immigration restrictions, a Syrian family, bound for Chicago's O'Hare Airport and a UCC welcome, was in the final hours of a journey from Turkey to resettlement in Illinois.