Kaunas

  • Lithuanian Official Condemns Effort to Stir Prejudice Against Jews

    Publication of an anti-Semitic article in the Government organ, Lietuvos Aidas, denotes no change in the Government’s Jewish policy, the Jewish Telegraphic Agency was told today by the Government Press Director. The article, published last week, had urged establishment of “ghetto” beaches for Jews at Lithuanian resorts. Its publication resulted in a number of minor… More ▸

  • “ghetto” Beaches Urged for Jews at Lithuanian Resorts

    Establishment of “ghetto” bathing beaches for Jews at Lithuanian resorts was proposed today by Lietuvos Aidas, chief Government organ, Nian article by its chief editor. The article stirred indignation and alarm in Jewish quarters, since the newspaper had previously shown no anti-Semitic tendencies. More ▸

  • “ghetto” Move Fails in Lithuanian School

    A GROUP OF STUDENTS OF THE KALPIPA HIGH SCHOOL OF COMMERCE ATTEMPTED TO INTRODUCE “GHETTO BENCHES.” RECTOR GALVANAUSKAS REJECTED THE ATTEMPTS, THREATENING THE ANTI-SEMITES WITH EXPULSION. THE CONFLICT LASTED TWO DAYS. THE INSTIGATORS WILL BE PUNISHED, IT WAS STATED. MEANWHILE, ORDER HAS BEEN RESTORED. More ▸