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besmirch Polish honor
H. Anti-Semitic propaganda made it hard for a Jew to be considered a
I. It became increasingly difficult for a Jew to hold civil positions or
to qualify for loans
J. Endek agitators announced that it was time to expel the Jews
K. Rightwing activist on college campuses attacked and verbally
harassed Jewish students.
L. The Church was upset with the violence against Jews and in 1936
Cardinal Hlond issued a pastoral letter condemning hatred towards
the Jews as well as the violence. He did, however, continue to
support the struggle against Jewish atheism and non-violent
boycotts of Jewish stores.
M. 1937-The Polish Sot Party condemned Anti-Semitism and
supported granting national rights for Jews
N. Gov. wanted to move the Jews to Madagascar and then they
suggested moving the Jews to Angola (which would be acquired
by Jewish financiers) In the late 30’s the Poles entertained a plan
to move the Jews to the Sinai Peninsula
O. Gov also sought to promote this as an international issue and
sought outside help
III. Jewish Reaction
A. Jewish Zionists had mixed r...
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- Fall '14