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  • Central Union Leaders Tell of Growing Anti-semitism Among Left Wing Parties

    While the acuteness of the danger to the Jews from the Nazis is diminishing, a growing anti-Semitic tendency is noticeable among the Left parties, it was brought out yesterday at a press conference called by the Central Union of German Citizens of the Jewish Faith. The Left Wing parties are agitating against the Jews because… More ▸

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    The removal of Dr. Lauscher, leader of the Centre Party fraction in the Prussian Diet was demanded today as an indication to the Jewish population that the Centre Party will not associate itself with anti-Semitic acts. Representations were made to the Centre party by leaders of the Central Union of German Citizens of the Jewish… More ▸

  • Paramount Ads Absent from Nazi Organ; Metro-goldwyn-mayer Ads Appear

    The advertisements placed by the Paramount Film Company, whose executives are Jews, in the Nazi film paper, “Der Deutscher Film,” no longer appear in the Nazi organ. Officials of the Paramount Company have withdrawn their advertisements following criticism from Jewish circles, in the opinion of leaders of the Central Union of German Citizens of the… More ▸

  • Fair Officials Decline to Remove Question of Religion from Employment Blanks

    Prolonged negotiations by the Central Union of German Citizens of the Jewish Faith with officials of the Leipzig Fair, looking toward the removal of the question of religion on employment application blanks, have fallen through, it was announced today. The Central Union declares that although the Fair authorities are not prompted by anti-Semitic motives, still… More ▸

  • World Jewish Congress Inevitable; Will Appeal to Masses for Support Says Wise

    An effort to win the Jewish masses in the United States, to the support of a world Jewish congress in the summer of 1934, who in turn “will compel their masters to accept this idea,” will be undertaken, asserted Rabbi Stephen S. Wise, honorary president of the American Jewish Congress and chief protagonist of the… More ▸

  • Paramount Company Scored for Placing Advertisements in Nazi Film Paper

    The disclosures by the Jewish Telegraphic Agency in a cable from Berlin dated September 8th that the Paramount Film Company is patronizing a Nazi film publication through large advertisements, is arousing widespread comment in the Jewish press in this country and abroad. It is pointed out that even such companies as the “Ufa,” controlled by… More ▸

  • Police to Station Plain Clothes Men at Synagogues in Germany During the High Holydays

    Negotiations were inaugurated today with the police department by the Central Union of German Citizens of the Jewish Faith and the Federation of Jewish Communities to protect the synagogues throughout Germany during the High Holydays. Last year, for the first time in the history of Berlin, worshippers were attacked on the Jewish New Year as… More ▸

  • Nazi Leader of East Prussia Arrested on Charges of Inspiring August Attempts

    Georg Ierbrant, a Nazi leader of East Prussia, was arrested today on charges of having inspired the attempt upon the lives of Socialist political leaders and Jews on August 1. The Nazis actually responsible for the attempts have escaped to Danzig, however. Among those against whom the Nazis directed their attempts on August 1st, was… More ▸

  • Film Company Headed by Jews Large Advertiser in Nazi Organ

    Jewish circles in Germany are incensed at the action of the Paramount Company, whose executives are Jews, which has entered an advertising contract with a Nazi film publication, using two pages in each issue. The Nazi publication is one which calls for the absolute expulsion of Jews from the German film industry. The Central Union… More ▸