League Asked to Probe Anti-jewish Discrimination in Poland and Germany

The League of Nations was requested to investigate Poland’s violation of the rights of its Jewish citizens and Germany’s threats to the peace and safety of its Jewish citizens, in a resolution adopted by the Conference Committee of the National Jewish Women’s Organizations meeting here on Thursday at a peace conference.

The resolution was introduced by Mrs. Estelle M. Sternberger, secretary of the Committee, who declared:

“Though it is the province of the League of Nations to adjust issues that threaten the peaceful relations of governments, the League should also be aroused to the crying need for sending a commission to those countries that have committed flagrant crimes, not against international peace, but against internal peace. United States recalled its ambassador when the Russian government under Czar Nicholas failed to honor the passport of an American citizen of the Jewish faith. The Jews of Poland are essentially the wards of the League of Nations. Why is the League silent as thousands of Jews suffer daily at the hands of Polish mobs? Governments ostracize Soviet Russia for its repudiation of debts contracted under the Czarist regime. Governments associated with the League of Nations

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