Conservative Rabbis Convention Repudiates Mccarthy’s Tactics

The Rabbinical Assembly of America, the national association of over 500 Conservative spiritual leaders, meeting here at its 53rd annual convention today adopted a resolution calling upon President Eisenhower “to assert his leadership in his party and in the country by repudiating In emphatic terms the tactics of Sen. Joseph McCarthy. “

Vigorously deploring Communism, the Assembly, in another resolution, condemned the “perversion of the investigative function” by some Congressional committees whose attitude towards “the reputation of innocent persona la reckless and malicious.?

Rabbi Ira Eisensteln, leader of the Society for the Advancement of Judaism, was re-elected president of the Assembly for a second one-year term.

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