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David Rosenberg describes movingly the 2017 Unite Against Fascism visit to Auschwitz/Krakow from which he has just returned. It was, he writes, “an immensely powerful, life-affirming experience that provided a chastening reckoning with the past and a confrontation with racism and fascism in the present”. […]

“To be a Jew means always being with the oppressed, never with the oppressors.”

David Rosenberg’s speech at the public launch of Jewish Voice For Labour, at a fringe meeting of the Labour Conference 2017, attended by more than 200 people. David’s contribution was warmly and enthusiastically welcomed. Report to follow later today. […]

From the archives: Bund Election Poster, Kiev c.1918

The General Jewish Labour Bund in Lithuania, Poland and Russia (Yiddish: אַלגעמײַנער ײדישער אַרבעטער בּונד אין ליטע פוילין און רוסלאַנד‎, Algemeyner Yidisher Arbeter Bund in Litah, Poyln un Rusland), generally called The Bund (Yiddish: בונד‎, cognate to German: Bund, meaning federation or union) or the Jewish Labour Bund, was a secular Jewish socialist party.

“Right there where we live — that’s where our country is!” […]