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  • Dutch Open Colony for Reich Refugees

    Wieringermeer Polder, German Jewish refugee colony on land reclaimed by the Dutch from the Zuyder Sea, was officially opened here today. Speeches were delivered by James G. McDonald, League of Nations High Commissioner for German refugees; Dr. Bernard Kahn, director of the American Joint Distribution Committee, and Dr. Van der Bergh. The Dutch government was… More ▸

  • Women’s Clubs Here to Push Anti-nazi Work

    Leading women’s organizations throughout the city will join this fall in the work of the Non-Sectarian Anti-Nazi League, of which Samuel Untermyer is president, it was announced yesterday by Mrs. Mark Harris, chairman of the Women’s Division. A meeting of all community and club leaders of greater New York has been called by Mrs. Mary… More ▸

  • Kaplan Urges Youth to Probe Jewish Life

    “As Jews we have to know what’s wrong with Jewish life and how we can help to set it right,” declared Professor Mordecai Kaplan, dean of the Jewish Theological Seminary Institute and the Israel Friedlander classes, at the third annual opening of classes last night. “The purpose of youth and adult education should be to… More ▸

  • Sees ‘emperor’ Hitler Retaining Grip on Reich for Long Time

    “How Long Will Hitler Live?” That is the question Fred C. Kelly, traveling correspondent of Today, attempts to answer in this week’s issue of the magazine edited by Raymond Moley, on the newsstands today. In the first of two articles on the subject, Mr. Kelly, who has spent considerable time in Germany lately and has… More ▸

  • News Brief

    A disavowal of Zionism and of Palestine work was made by a group of Liberal Jews in Germany in a statement published as a full page advertisement in various German newspapers. The statement bore the signatures of Herr Wolff, president of the Federation of Jewish Communities in Prussia and Dr. Weiss, vice-president of the Berlin… More ▸

  • Greenberg Homers—in Vain

    What the only Jewish baseball player in the World Series did yesterday: AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI PO A E 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 8 1 1 Hank Greenberg, the only Jewish baseball player in the World Series this year and star first baseman of the Detroit Tigers, blew up… More ▸

  • Deny Zionists Refused Offer of Council Talk

    Reports current in New York that the World Zionist Executive body refused an invitation to confer with officials of the Colonial Office on the proposed Palestine legislative council are baseless in fact, the Jewish Telegraphic Agency learned today from an unusually reliable source. According to the published reports, the Zionist Executive received an invitation from… More ▸

  • Women Are Urged to Fight Prejudice

    Presbyterian women were called upon by Mrs. E. H. Silverthorn of Philadelphia at a convention here to broadcast findings of anthropologists and ethnologists who have proven the non-existence of race superiority. Mrs. Silverthorn, general director of the Preshyterian board of education, made her plea at the fifth World Fellowship institute being held here. More ▸

  • Danzig Nazis Firmly Dug In; Jews Lose Jobs

    Nazi extremists in the Free City, anxious to emulate their colleagues in Germany, have gained the upper hand in the municipal government. The result has been a mounting wave of anti-Semitism and outright persecution of the Jews which, it is feared, must lead to the intervention of foreign Jewish organizations. The disappearance from the Danzig… More ▸