14—Friday, April 25, 1969
THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
Sirhan B. Sirhan - a Hero to the Arabs
Court 'Confession' of Slansky Shown on BBC Television
LONDON (JTA) — A film pur- and the technician fled first to tried to democratize his nation,
and then to Yugoslavia. who resigned April 16.
porting to show the courtroom con- Bulgaria
Husak's accession was announo-
fession of Rudolf Slansky, secre- He was tracked down by a West
months later who pur- ed by President Ludvik Svoboda
tary general of the Communist
Party and former vice premier of chased the film and sold the Brit- against a background of a nation.
Czechoslovakia, who was execute d ish and certain foreign rights to wide crackdown against alleged
in the anti-Semitic purges of 1952, the BBC for several hundred "criminal and anti-social elem-
ents," some of whom may hay.
was shown by the British Broad- pounds.
casting Corp., April 18.
A promise that Czechoslovakia been Jews.
Slansky, a Jew, was accused at will not return to "the 1950s," a
the time of "Trotskyite, Titoist reference to the Stalinist purges
and Zionist" crimes. The film was that occurred under the regime of
reportedly made on the orders of Antonin Novotny, was made by
the then president of Czechoslova- Gustav Husak, the Slovak who is
kia, Klement Gottwald, who want-1 the new first secretary of the Com-
ed to see how convincing the con-1 munist Party. He succeeds Alex-
fessions appeared in court. It was ander Dubcek, the liberal who
on the film's evidence that the
general public was admitted to
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The film, which runs for about
15 minutes, reportedly shows Stan-
sky being questioned by the pub-
GoUwald was said to have
ordered the film destroyed, but
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He was instructed to edit and
add a commentary so the film
could be shown on Czech television
last September. But the Russians
invaded Prague in the meantime,
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Sirhan Bishara Sirhan, for whom the Los Angeles jury recom-
mended the death sentence Wednesday, as punishment for assassinat-
ing Senator Robert Kennedy, is a guerrilla hero to the Arabs. The
poster reproduced here was seen on the streets of Middle East cap-
itals last week. It reads: "Sirhan Bishara Sirhan, a commando not
an assassin." The distributor of the poster was announced as the
Arab "war department" of the "Palestine Liberation Organization."
Linowitz, Honoree at Yeshiva U.,
Tells Majority to H eed Minority
NEW .YORK — Ambassador Sol
M. Linowitz, outgoing U.S. repre-
sentative to the Organization of.
American States, Sunday called I
upon the American people to
"accept the responsibility of the
sullen mood that pervades the
American landscape" and "for the
individuals of. the majority to pay
greater heed to the rights and in-
terests of the minority."
Riverdale, N.Y., a member of the
Yeshiva University Board of Trus-
tees, received honorary doctor of
humane letters degrees from Dr.
Samuel Belkin, president of Yes-
hiva University, at ceremonies
held in the Nathan Lamport Audi-
Dr. Nathan M. Pusey, presi-
dent of Harvard University, also
scheduled to receive an honorary
degree, was unable to attend due
to present circumstances at Har-
Completion of the $5,000,000
Ambassador Linowitz spoke at a
convocation upon the dedication of
the new Mendel Gottesman Library
of Yeshiva University at the main Mendel Gottesman Library, the
center in Washington Heights, first central university library in
the institution's 83-year history,
He and Ludwig Jesselson of represents another major step in
the realization of Yeshiva's $200,-
000,000 "Blueprint for the Sixties"
development program initiated in
The library incorporates the
Pollack Undergraduate Library of
arts and sciences, and a Hebraica-
Judaica library. A museum univ-
ersity and general archives, rare
book collections, microfilm center,
student lounge and seminar and
office rooms also are included.
The library bears the name of a
noted banker and philanthropist
and one of the builders of Yeshiva
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Join for Summer Course
JERUSALEM — The Hebrew
University is to cooperate with
Columbia University's Center of
Israel and Jewish Studies in spon-
soring a summer course on Israel
studies in New York. A similar
joint course will be held at the
Hebrew University in 1970.
The program, for which scholar-
ships are available from the New
York State Education Department
and from the Lucius N. Littauer
Foundation, includes a required
course on government and poli-
tics in the state of Israel, and one
Aim of the program is to help
prepare teachers for more effec-
tive teaching of Jewish and Is-
raeli history and culture in ele-
mentary and •secondary. schools.
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