Extracts from the Mar 2005 Journal

Three anniversaries (editorial)

Making 'white' black

Help wanted for refugees' archives project

Sussex University's computer recording of nationwide German-Jewish refugees' personal and public archives

If you were a German-speaking refugee who came to Britain either as one of the 'Kinder' or as an adult between 1933 and 1950, or if you are a descendant, and are in possession of any papers, letters or photographs relating to those experiences, would you like to see them listed on a unique data base being compiled by the Centre for German-Jewish Studies at the University of Sussex for scholars of the period? [more...]

Playing the 'Jewish card'

Holocaust Memorial Day marked by the AJR

Art notes (review)

A doomed love affair (review)

THE PITY OF IT ALL: A PORTRAIT OF JEWS IN GERMANY 1743-1933
By Amos Elon
Penguin Books 2004, £10.99, 464 pp. [more...]

Central Office for Holocaust Claims

Israeli bank account list

Under the terms of the report of the Parliamentary Inquiry Committee for the Location and Restitution of Assets of Holocaust Victims, Israeli banks will have to pay NIS 41.2 million (approximately £5.25 million) and the Israeli government NIS 100.8 million (approximately £12.5 million) in compensation to the owners of dormant bank accounts. [more...]