Editorial of the first issue of the RETURN magazine Published in March 1989, London. Editorial Collective: Ben Cashdan, Uri Davis, Merav Dvir, Tony Greenstein, Graham Murray, Roland Rance, Billie Raphaeli, Haim Scortariu RETURN was formed to promote a … Read more . . .
Edwin Montagu and Zionism 1917 Memorandum of Edwin Montagu on the Anti-Semitism of the Present (British) Government – Submitted to the British Cabinet, August, 1917 I have chosen the above title for this memorandum, not in any hostile sense, not … Read more . . .
US Jews Oppose a Jewish State in 1919 A Statement to the Peace Conference by prominent US Jews The following statement was handed to President Wilson on behalf of the signers by Congressman Julius Kahn on March 4th, 1919, for … Read more . . .
Emergency Committee for Zionist Affairs Entry in the Encyclopaedia of Zionism and Israel (ed. Patai), excerpts regarding the activities of the Committee during World War II Coordinating body of American Zionist organizations, founded in 1939 and subsequently renamed American Emergency … Read more . . .
American Palestine Committee Entry from the Encyclopaedia of Zionism and Israel (ed. Patai), excerpts Organization of prominent Americans, predominantly non-Jewish in its composition, that aimed to provide moral and political support for the Jewish National Home in Palestine. It was … Read more . . .
Transfer and the Lessons of the Holocaust By Uri Davis, in RETURN, March 1990 Given Zionist and Israeli history, the ongoing public discussion inside Israel regarding the prospects of mass expulsion of the Palestinian people from their homeland – ‘transfer’ … Read more . . .
The Ghetto Fights Marek Edelman, Bookmarks /book review by Tony Greenstein in RETURN, December 1990 The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising stands as one of the finest symbols of humanity’s capacity to resist oppression, no matter how powerful the enemy seems. Even … Read more . . .
Zionists during the Holocaust: A studied indifference Book Review in Jerusalem Post, 30. Nov. 1991 (excerpts) Hamillion Hashvi’i (The Seventh Million): The Israelis and the Holocaust, by Tom Segev, Jerusalem, Domino Press, Keter, 548 pp. NIS 45.90 Book review … Read more . . .
Zionism’s Failure to Support Resistance The World Zionist Organization prided itself on its international organisation and especially its intelligence network and so on. It was the only specifically Jewish international organisation which had liaison offices both inside and on the … Read more . . .
Closing the doors Zionists maintain that it was the British who were exerting pressure on Zionists not to publicize the holocaust. The record shows that it was not the British who instigated the conspiracy of silence concerning the holocaust, … Read more . . .
Kasztner, Rezsö Rudolf (Israel) Entry in the Encyclopedia of Zionism and Israel (ed. Patai) Journalist, lawyer, and Zionist leader in Romania and Hungary (b. Kolozsv … Read more . . .
The Kastner Case Introduction The most notorious case of Nazi-Zionist collaboration is that involving Rudolf Kastner. Most Jewish people have never heard of Rudolf Kastner. Those who have, are generally under the impression that there is some ‘controversy’ about negotiations … Read more . . .
Hannah Arendt In her book "Eichmann in Jerusalem", Dr. Hannah Arendt, who is neither left-wing nor pro-Palestinian, and who supports the existence of Israel as a Jewish state, touched on some of the questions involved, although she did not really … Read more . . .
Zionism and the Holocaust Haim Bresheeth, in RETURN, March 1989 The first point to note regarding the appropriation of the history of the Holocaust by Zionist propaganda is that Zionism without anti-Semitism is impossible. Zionism agrees with the basic tenet … Read more . . .
An Agent of Zionist Propaganda, the JNF 1924-1947 Yoram Bar-Gal, 1999 A description of the book: This book deals with the study of the case of the Propaganda Department of the Jewish National Fund in Israel during the years 1924-1947. … Read more . . .
Argentina: Israel Allowed Jews to Die Article in Return No. 5, December 1990, London One of the main justifications that supporters of Zionism give for the State of Israel is that in the event of a resurgence of anti-Semitism, Israel … Read more . . .
Our Responsibility Towards the Jews in the Arab Countries By Uri Harari, in the Israeli daily Yedi’ot Aharonot, 9 Feb.. 1969 (excerpts) When we hear of riots, pogroms or hanging [of Jews] we seethe with anger, and justly so. We … Read more . . .
Israel Requests West Germany to Deny Visas to Soviet Jews Letter from Elias Davidsson to Mr. Helmut Kohl, 23.4.91 Your Excellency, Mr. Kohl, The Israeli daily Yedi’ot Aharonot of March 15th reported that in your meeting with Israeli Foreign … Read more . . .
Antisemitism Entry in the Encyclopaedia of Zionism and Israel (ed. Patai), excerpts (…) In the age of growing nationalism, Jews were declared to be an alien, hostile people, incapable of assimilation. Their economic activities were especially attacked by anti-Semites, … Read more . . .
Assimilation Entry in the Encyclopaedia of Zionism and Israel (ed. Patai), excerpts (…) Assimilation became an acute problem (emphasis added) early in the 19th century, when emancipation transformed the legal status of the Jew from that of a ghetto … Read more . . .