Search JTA's historical archive dating back to 1923

News Brief

March 13, 2006
See Original Daily Bulletin From This Date

A newspaper group expressed regret for the failure of U.S. publishers to aid Jewish journalists fleeing Nazi Germany. The Newspaper Association of America’s statement came in response to a petition organized by The David S. Wyman Institute for Holocaust Studies and former New York Times reporter Laurence Zuckerman citing research revealing that U.S. journalism schools refused requests to accept Jewish journalists fleeing Hitler, because they feared the increased competition for jobs.

Recommended from JTA