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  • Rabbi Pikelny Named

    Rabbi Jacob Pikelny of the B’nai Congregation has been elected spiritual leader of the Kesser Maariv Congregation of Rogers Park. More ▸

  • Jewish Threat Ended in Reich, Declares Hitler

    party chiefs assembled in the Congress. The supreme Nazi chief declared that permanent revolutions inevitably lead to anarchy and chaos and merely serve the purposes of greedy politicians. He also denounced the enemies of Germany who attached significance to the opposition vote in the plebiscite of August 19 and declared that the Nazis would soon… More ▸

  • Greek Official Pledges Help to Thrace Exiles

    Governmental relief for 100 Turkish Jewish families, refugees from Turkish Thrace, who were ousted when Turkish authorities forbade Jews to live within certain frontier areas, was promised here today by Greek Minister of the Interior Kyrkos. A Jewish delegation visited the minister and asked for government help in caring for the refugees, who arrived in… More ▸

  • National Workers End Region Parley

    The third annual district conference of the up-state New York regional of the Jewish National Workers Alliance, held in the Jewish National Folk School auditorium, terminated here after a three-day session with the election of officers. M. Dubnikoff of Rochester was named chairman; Ben Zion Miller of Syracuse, secretary. The newly appointed executive committee includes… More ▸

  • Agency Urged to Take Action on Council Plan

    Editorials in the Hebrew press here demand that the actions committee of the World Zionist Organization to call an immediate session to consider what course to take in connection with government plans to form a legislative council in Palestine. Although spokesmen for the Jewish Agency for Palestine informed the Jewish Telegraphic Agency a few days… More ▸

  • Nazi Securities Unsound, Says Research Man

    The boycott against Nazi Germany must be extended for moral and practical reasons, declared Dr. Max Winkler, research director for the Boycott Committee of the American Jewish Congress. Dr. Winkler was to speak at the Shaare Zedek congregation here tonight under the auspices of the Boycott Committee. Speaking of the moral reason, Professor Winkler described… More ▸

  • Arraigns Group on Repudiating Geneva Session

    Under the heading “Cowardice Could Go No Further!” the magazine Opinion in its current issue expresses uncompromising editorial denunciation of the American Jewish Committee for repudiating the recent World Jewish Conference in Geneva because it deemed the parley unrepresentative of the true sentiments of all Jewry. Placing the organization in the same category as the… More ▸

  • Zionist Groups to Hold Parley in New Rochelle

    A Westchester Zionist Council will be organized at a conference to be held next Wednesday evening at New Rochelle, it was announced here yesterday. Morris Rothenberg, president of the Zionist Organization of America, will be the principal speaker. Invitations to attend have been issued to all Zionist and Jewish groups in Mount Vernon, Yonkers, New… More ▸

  • More Than 1,000 Papers Suppressed by Nazi Rule

    The latest available German figures which can be regarded as official show that 1,031 Reich newspapers have fallen victim to the ruthless press policy of the Nazi government since the rise to power of Adolf Hitler in January, 1933. Not only have the Communist and Socialist organs been suppressed, but also a long list of… More ▸

  • Complete Plans to Bring 250 Children Here

    Arrangements have been completed for emigration to America of 250 German Jewish children, it was announced yesterday by Dr. Solomon Lowenstein, chairman of the German Jewish Children’s Aid Incorporated. The first group of twenty will sail from Germany shortly. Present plans provide that these children who range from six to fifteen years of age, will… More ▸