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  • Common Sufferings of Jews and Christians Will Forge Good-will, Says Detroit Bishop

    Hope that the common sufferings of Jews and Christians in Europe under German rule will forge “new bonds of human solidarity and good-will” was expressed here last night by the Most Rev. Edward Mooney, Archbishop of Detroit, addressing a memorial meeting for the Jews of the Warsaw ghetto, arranged by the Jewish Community Council of… More ▸

  • Five Million Jews “eliminated” in Europe by Germany, Nazi Newspapers Estimate

    German newspapers reaching here today carry a survey on the number of Jews in Nazi-occupied Europe showing that approximately five million Jews have been “eliminated” by the Germans in all German-controlled areas of the European continent. A statement preceding the survey says that “there is no longer any Jewish problem existing in the German Reich… More ▸

  • Allies Asked to Secure Status of “war Prisoners” for Jews in Europe

    Chief Rabbi Joseph Hertz of Great Britain last night appealed to the United Nations government to attempt to secure “war prisoner” status for the Jews of occupied Europe and to arrange for their exchange for Germans held by the Allies. Addressing a memorial meeting here for the Jews of the Warsaw ghetto, the chief Rabbi… More ▸

  • Jewish Workers in Poland Send Greetings to Russian and Polish Armies

    A message from the underground “Union of Jewish Workers” in Poland commemorating the first anniversary of the battle of the Warsaw Ghetto has been received here, it was announced today. The message, which is dated Warsaw, April 19, 1944, greets the “victorious Red Army, the Polish Army of General Sygmund Berling and the Jews throughout… More ▸

  • Labor Delegates at I.l.o. Conference Demand “free Ports” and Palestine Immigration

    Labor delegates from 24 countries attending the conference of the International Labor Organization here today issued a joint declaration calling upon the governments of the United Nations to take steps to keep “the states of Palestine open for Jewish immigration” and to secure the establishment of free Ports” in all democratic countries for the purpose… More ▸

  • Polish Jews in Russia Enlist in Polish Army There; Nazis Kill 4,000 Foreign Jews

    British correspondents in Russia who are now visiting polish military units in Western Ukraine today reported that Jews constitute six percent of the Polish Army which is fighting against the Germans on the Russian front. The Jews in the Polish fighting forces in Russia are all volunteers, the correspondents disclose. The Jewish refugees were exempted… More ▸

  • U.S. and British Governments Urged to Intercede for Polish Jewish Soldiers

    A resolution urging the American and British Governments to intercede in behalf of the 21 Jewish soldiers who were sentenced to from one to two years by a Polish court-martial on charges of leaving the Polish forces was adopted here last night at a Warsaw Ghetto memorial meeting arranged by the American Committee of Jewish… More ▸

  • Mexican Liberals Hold Memorial Meeting for Ghetto Jews

    A memorial meeting for the Jews who fell fighting the Germans in the ghettos of Warsaw and other Polish cities was held here last night with representatives of the Ministries of the Interior and Foreign Affairs attending. The observance was under the auspices of the Society for International Democratic Action. More ▸