Israel Accuses Soviets of New Outbreaks
of Stuermer-Like Anti-Jewish Propaganda
Given to Mexican Students
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MEXICO CITY —(JTA)— Anti-
Israeli and pro-Arabic leaflets were
distributed Feb. 29, in substantial
quantities among students at the
University of Mexico and the Poly-
The propaganda material, which
contained no indication as to its
sourre. assailed Israel as an ag-
gressor, imperialist state a n d
called on Mexicans to assist the
Arabs in resisting "the Israeli ag-
The Ukrainian member of the
UNITED NATIONS (JTA) — to mass murder." He warned
that "at all costs, no matter
commission defended the award
Charges of the revival in the
what temporary political advan-
of a decoration to Kichko.
Soviet Union of a "terrifying re-
LINGERIE - LOUNGEWEAR
tages the Soviets may gain from
Nedbailo said the award had
crudescence" of what was des-
cribed as "Stuermer-like anti-
ing of knowledge and for his
Jewish propaganda," made in the
The American representative,
HARVARD ROW MALL
studies on freedom of conscience
United Nations Human Rights Morris B. Abram, condemned the
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and of religious and atheistic
Commission by the representative rehabilitation of Kichko and re-
of Israel, stirred angry debate in minded the commission that four belief. It had nothing to do, he
that body last Friday, including years ago he had declared that said, with the treatment of the
three attempts by the Soviet and "this book, issued by an official
Ukrainian representatives to deny organ of Soviet society, is a dam-
The Soviet Union and Lebanon
the floor to the accuser.
nable instance of religious hate- members both joined in supporting
The charges were made by Dr. mongering, a vicious piece of anti- the Ukrainian and in attacking
Shabtai Rosenne, who said this Semitic literature, reminiscent of Israel and the United Statese.
anti-Jewish propaganda was mani-1 Hitler, Goebbels, Streicher and
Speaking for the Soviet Union,
fest in "a certain part of the world other depraved Nazi authors."
Evgeny N. Nasinovsky denied that
which has a long tradition of He recalled the world-wide pro- the Kichko book had ever been
bigotry and anti-Semitism." He test against "this recrudescence of published in Russian and accused
charged further that it was being anti-Semitism i n t h e Ukraine Abram of attempting to equate
spread with "unconcealed official where some of Hitler's worst anti- statements against Israel with anti-
encouragement and through offi- Jewish policies found fertile and Semitism. He denied that there
cial governmental public informa- long cultivated soil during the Ger-, there was any anti-Semitism in
Lion media. especially the official man occupation" and said the re- the Soviet Union and asserted that
nress." suit had been that the "Soviet the Jews there had all rights and
Dr. Rosenne's demand for ac- Union, under the force of world were free from discrimination. He
Lion by the commission was sup- opinion, retreated from its support accused the "Zionists" of seeking
ported by Sir Samuel Hoare of of the book. "
But Kichko. Abram reported , is
Britain and was denounced by the
Yahya Mahmassani. the Leba-
"actually back at work" and
Soviet and Ukrainian representa-
nese member of the commission,
October wrote an article in
lives as "slanderous" and as ' 1 last
the official publication of the said that the Israelis and Zionists
were afraid that anti-Semitism
Young Communist League of the
The Soviet representative also
might disappear. The Israelis were
accused Israel of trying to lay Ukraine alleging a mythical world- using
asserted to create an
down a smokescreen over viola- , Jewish conspiracy. Further, the
exodus to Israel and to "shake
lion of human rights he said , American representative told the down
Jews who do not go to Is-
Commission, Kichko was honored
Arabs had committed against the
by t h e Supreme Soviet I a s t rael." He told the commission that
Arabs in Israel and the tern- '
Zionist leaders considered anti-
tories occupied by Israel.
Semitism "a necessary tool in the
(The Washington Post said edi- Jews
. not by any means all survival of the State of Israel."
torially that "evidence mounts
Abram, in a brief reply, re-
that a fearful wave of repression black," Abram said, but "political
is sweeping across the Soviet Policy considerations joined with minded the Lebanese delegate that
Will assist you with your decorating problems.
anti-Semitism had antedated Zion-
Union" and that Jews are among
ism by about 2,000 years. He re-
noted sthatg "particularly since the of which the Kichko phenomenon marked that the Soviet speaker's
Arab-Israeli war, Soviet Jews have is a symptom." He said that "his- protestations had left the commis-
felt another surge of officially tory tells us that if the Jewish sion in doubt as to whether Kichko
sanctioned anti-Semitism.") religious group is not safe, none had indeed been decorated by the
(Nr. Outer Drive)
Dr. Rosenne said Israel was not other is; that if one Christian may Supreme Soviet.
satisfied that the subcommission be burned as a witch, another may
on prevention of discrimination be declared to be one."
The Austrian representative.
and protection of minorities had
devoted sufficient attention to the Felix Ermacroa, supported the
taken Friday by the
warned that the "seeds of serious Israel representative. Petr E.
-nternational difficulties" were
-)resent unless action was taken ative, assailed the Israeli state-
it had been made
Members of Landsmanshaften Societies, B'nai B'rith Lodges, Chapters
He expressed concern at the to divert attention from Israel's
trend of discrimination and anti- treatment of the Arabs. He ac-
and Friends are cordially invited to be Present at the
Jewish incitement in the Soviet
Union. which, he said, was mani- ference in the internal affairs of
fested by the rehabilitation of the Ukraine."
Trofim Korneyevich Kichko of the
Ukraine. who, some years ago, Three Faiths Condemn
had been prevented by authori-
ties from continuing his "hate Article as 'Black Nazism'
'ropaganda." NEW YORK (JTA)—The Ameri-
According to some reports, can Jewish Congress, the Catholic
Kichko was a Nazi collaborator Interracial Council and the Pro-
(luring World War II, Dr. Rosenne testant Council of the City of New
added. York have joined in a statement
Dr. Rosenne declared that Israel condemning as "black Nazism"
believes the situation of the Jews an article published in the African-
•ri the Sovit Union is "so grave American Teachers Association
In the MORRIS L. SCHAVER AUDITORIUM ( Labor Zionist Inst.)
that it will soon warrant appropri- "Forum" charging "anti - black
ate action by this commission. if Jews" and "black Anglo-Saxons"
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hat time has not already come." with "educational perfidy." '
The tri-faith statement des-
"Surely the aspiration of the
•teoples of the Soviet Union to be cribed the article by John Hat-
Cantor Serensen is preparing
asknowledged everywhere as a chett, a former substitute teacher
peace-loving and progressive na- at P.S. 68 in Harlem, as "a naked
, an unusually attractive pro-
lion demands a policy more appeal to racial and religious
gram of Hebrew and Yiddish
respectiful of the dignity of the hatred." In the article, Hatchett
Jews in the Soviet Union and of said Negro children were "educa-
melodies. Also in Yiddish:
tionally castrated" and "mentally
Jews everywhere," he said.
arias from popular operas,
He said the Israel government poisoned" by "Jews who dominate
hoped that the Soviet Union this and control the educational
and modern popular songs.
year would "inaugurate a final and bureaucracy of the New York pub-
permanent revision" of its policy tic school system and their power-
toward Jews, thereby eliminating starved imitators, the black Anglo-
the necessity for Israel to raise Saxon."
Spokesmen for the three reli-
the matter again in the United
A new, most, interesting film
gious groups voiced confidence that
Later, the United States repre- Hatchett's views would be rejected
sentative on the UN committee by "the overwhelming majority of
told the Soviet
Jewish propaganda material of They also joined in a pledge "that
this obscene article will not swerve
the nature of the Protocols of
us from the path we have chosen
the Elders of Zion was "the most
specatcularly successful of all in consonance with the spiritual
the instruments preconditioning
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tage: the pursuit of full equality
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Cong. Beth Aaron
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