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  • American Labor in Anti-nazi Boycott Forecast by Green, Federation Head

    Adoption of the anti-Nazi boycott by the American Federation of Labor was forecast yesterday in a statement by William Green, president of the organization. Mr. Green declared that evidence of torture and complete crushing of the German labor movement by the Hitler dictatorship will be presented to the A. F. of L. convention opening here… More ▸

  • German Film Actors on Coast Ignore Nazi Ultimatum to Return

    Abrupt refusal to consider seriously orders issued by the German government that “pure Aryan” German film stars return to their homeland to participate in the “cultural rebirth” of the nation, came from prominent film artists in Hollywood who are affected by the announcement. The film folk said they had received no direct advice from the… More ▸

  • Lipsky, Back from Prague, Assails Rabbi Wise for Use of ‘abusive’ Tactics

    The agreement between Germany and Palestine for import of German goods amounting to three million marks in liquidation of property of German-Jewish emigrants will be abandoned, according to Louis Lipsky, national chairman of the American Palestine Campaign, who has just returned from the World Zionist Congress at Prague. Mr. Lipsky, who was elected at the… More ▸

  • Jewish School Concessions Are Ordered Liquidated

    Bernhard Rust, Minister of Education, issued instructions today that for the new school year all concessions issued to Jews or the descendants of Jews for the maintenance of private schools must be liquidated. Only Aryans, he declared, are entitled to obtain such concessions. However, schools where only Jewish children are taught remain unaffected by the… More ▸

  • Funeral Wednesday for Sime Silverman, Publisher

    Funeral services for Sime Silverman, founder and owner of the theatrical weekly, Variety, who died in Hollywood, Friday night, will be held at the Riverside Memorial Chapel, 76th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, immediately upon the arrival of the body from California Wednesday. Other details of the interment have not yet been decided upon. Mr. Silverman… More ▸

  • Strengthen Boycott Appeal in Warsaw Synagogues

    An appeal to strengthen the boycott against all German goods was recited at all the synagogues today before the reading of the Torah, at the request of the rabbinate. The appeal was circulated in all the synagogues with a suitable text, asking the purchasing public to refrain from buying all goods originating in Hitler-land. “Our… More ▸

  • Woman’s Sudden Death Ends Synagogue Service

    Second day Rosh Hashonah services at the Herzl Street synagogue, in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn, were interrupted and a near panic ensued when a woman worshipper died suddenly. The crowd made a rush for the exits, apparently under the impression that Nazi sympathizers had attacked the synagogue. Order was restored only after some difficulty… More ▸

  • Vienna Synagogue Walls Are Defaced by Swastikas During Worship Intervals

    The walls of many synagogues here were defaced with swastika emblems by the Nazis during the intervals between Rosh Hashonah services. The Hagana, a Jewish self-defense organization of Jewish soldiers, guarded the synagogues and helped maintain order throughout the High Holidays. During the hours between services, however, when the Hagana was not on duty, the… More ▸

  • Goebbels Reproves Jewry for Voicing Protests

    Advice to the Jews of the world that it would have been wiser for them to abstain from any outcry against the Jewish discriminations in Germany was given today by Dr. Paul Joseph Goebbels, Nazi Minister of Propaganda, in the course of an interview with the French paper, Le Soir, of Paris. “It is the… More ▸

  • German Jewish Authors Excluded

    The presidium of the All-German Writer’s Association, resolved today to exclude all Jewish writers from membership in the Association. More ▸