Palestine Labor Federation

  • Five Arrested in Labor Clash Near Haifa

    One person was sent to the hospital and five were arrested as the result of a clash today between members of the Histadruth, Palestine labor federation, and unorganized workers in the Poel Hamizrachi colony in Emek Zebulun. The riot was precipitated, according to eyewitnesses, when Histadruth members attacked employees of Hamakshir, a cooperative agricultural contracting… More ▸

  • A Week’s Events in Review

    Jewish life in America was overshadowed this week by the Zionist convention held in Atlantic City, and by the annual meeting of the Central Conference of American Rabbis in Chicago. It was for the first time that the Central Conference of American Rabbis elected to presidency a rabbi who is a Zionist. It was also… More ▸

  • Joint Fund Effort Urged in Palestine

    The need for coordination of social service and fund collection agencies in Palestine was emphasized by Mrs. Idelson of the Histadruth, Palestine labor federation, in an address to 200 persons who attended the Annual Conference of Social Work here under the auspices of the Vaad Leumi, Jewish representative assembly. It was pointed out by Mrs…. More ▸

  • Rothenberg Hits Revisionist Aims

    If you’ve got something to sell, an excellent way of selling it is through the columns of the Jewish Daily Bulletin. Call AShland 4-3093 for rates. Morris Rothenberg, president of the Zionist Organization of America, criticized Vladimir Jabotinsky, Revisionist leader, for “throwing a monkey wrench” into the machinery of Zionism. He spoke at the last… More ▸

  • Aid Polish Jews to Settle on Palestine Land

    Cooperation between the ORT in Poland and the Palestine Jewish Labor Federation has been established in order to help Jewish farmers from Poland proceed to Palestine. Mr. Zitkov, a delegate of the Palestine Labor Federation is now in this country on a mission to recruit Jewish farmers who are willing to settle on the land… More ▸

  • Million Sent to Holy Land As Aid to Labor

    More than $1,000,000 raised in this country has been sent to the Palestine Labor Federation to further welfare work and purchase tools and machinery for workers in the Holy Land, it was disclosed Friday night at the tenth anniversary convention of the National Labor Committee for Jewish Workers and Pioneers in Palestine. The convention, held… More ▸

  • Zuckerman Arriving Today

    Baruch Zuckerman, leader of the Poale Zion movement and one of the delegates of the Palestine Labor Federation will arrive there today on the Aquitania. He will assist in activities of the National Labor Committee for Palestine. More ▸

  • Trial Ends Almost Year to Day of Death of Zionist Leader

    Dramatic news of the murder of Dr. Chaim Arlosoroff, far-reaching in its political and emotional significance to Jews of all national, first reached the world through the channels of the Jewish Telegraphic Agency on June 17, 1933. The thirty-five-year-old labor leader, head of the political department and member of the Palestine Executive of the Jewish… More ▸

  • Judge Chides Samuel During Murder Trial

    Horace Samuel, London attorney who is defending Abraham Stavsky and Zvi Rosenblatt, Zionist Revisionists accused of the murder of Dr. Chaim Arioso off, was severely censured today by presiding Judge Corrie for attempting to create the impression that the Histadruth, Palestine Labor Federation, is trying to make political capital of the murder. Samuel was cross-examining… More ▸

  • Urges Internal Loan to Obtain Palestine Land

    –The Executive of the World Zionist Organization today replied to the criticism directed against it during the two day general debate at the sessions of the Actions Committee, which began its sittings Monday night. Early this morning Berl Katznelson, Laborite member of the World Zionist Executive, outlined the plans of the Laborite group. urging the… More ▸