Extracts from the Nov 2006 Journal

A Central European tragedy

Elections in Austria

Point of View - Every Jew's Duty

The undesirable schoolboy becomes desirable

Arts Notes (review)

Central Office for Holocaust Claims

French railway litigation

Following the successful claim for compensation brought jointly against the French government and the national railroad company, Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer (SNCF), French lawyers are considering filing further lawsuits. [more...]

New Kindertransport statue installed

Sculptor receives Freedom of the City

At a reception marking the installation of a new statue to the 'Children of the Kindertransport' on the concourse of London's Liverpool Street Station, Linda Rosenblatt, Vice Chair of World Jewish Relief, expressed her pride in having co-operated with the AJR to complete the project. Thanking all individuals and organisations for their contributions, she particularly appreciated the key role played by Erich Reich, a member of the AJR's Management and Kinder Planning Committees and an active supporter of World Jewish Relief. She also expressed deep gratitude to the sculptor, Frank Meisler, also one of the Kinder, who had passed through Liverpool Street Station in 1939; he richly deserved to have received the award of the Freedom of the City of London. [more...]

Letters to the Editor

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