A Scandal and an Injury: The Jewish Workers Committee Owes the Jewish Public an Answer A shand un a veytok: Der Yidisher Arbeter Komitet iz shuldik an entfer der Yidisher efntlekhkayt אַ שאַנד און אַ ווייטאָג: דער אידישער אַרבעטער קאָמיטעט איז שולדיז אַן ענטפער דער אידישער עפענטלעכקייט
23 pages. Yiddish pamphlet notes that this second printing to have brought the total printed to 40,000 copies. Translated Summary: An argument against "Chanin", and his editorializing in the Forward against the campaign for Russian War Relief. [Nathan (Nakhum) Chanin was a leader of the opposition to the left in the Arbeter Ring (Workmen's Circle) and, for a time, the Arbeter Ring's president. A Bundist and revolutionary, he moved to the US in 1912, and published influential anti-Soviet writings between the world wars.]
The Jewish Council for Russian War Relief, Inc. is part of Russian War Relief, Inc.. The Jewish People’s Fraternal Order was the largest ‘national’ section of the International Workers Order (IWO) which focused on cultural awareness and celebration, mutual support especially in health insurance coverage, and anti-fascist activities. The IWO also gave particular emphasis to supporting the rights and interests of African Americans. Documents include language and representations which comprise the historical record and should not be interpreted to mean that Cornell University or its staff endorse or approve of negative representations or stereotypes presented.
International Workers Order (IWO) Records #5276. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.
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