THE SCUM OF EUROPE
- New crisis for Soviet Jews. Drinan, R.F. // Christian Century;3/21/90 - 3/28/90, Vol. 107 Issue 10, p294
Describes difficulties of Soviet Jews who choose to emigrate to Israel or to remain in the Soviet Union. Anti-Semitic group Pamyat; Decisions for emigres; How Christians helped make the migration possible.
- Free at last. // Newsweek;3/27/1989, Vol. 113 Issue 13, p6
Reports that Chicago-born Soviet Jew Abe Stolar, 77, and his wife Gita were finally allowed to emigrate from Russia to Israel, 14 years after permission originally was granted.
- The new exodus. Chesnoff, R.Z. // U.S. News & World Report;5/7/90, Vol. 108 Issue 18, p45
Describes the effects that the influx of Soviet Jews into Israel, put at as many as 250,000 by the end of 1990, is having not only on Israel, but on her neighbors, and Washington. Well-educated, highly motivated immigrants; Jews attached and beaten on Leningrad streets. INSET: A Palestinian's...
- Soviet influx opens new era. Perlman, L. // Nature;2/15/1990, Vol. 343 Issue 6259, p583
Observes that the size of Israel's scientific community may be tripled by the end of the decade due to the massive influx of Soviet Jews. Forecast figures; Plans to absorb professionals; Competition for jobs to increase.
- Strangers in their midst. Stanger, T.; Shaplen, J. // Newsweek;4/8/1991, Vol. 117 Issue 14, p50
Reports that this year tens of thousands of Soviet Jews emigrated to Israel and some officials aren't so sure just whom they're welcoming home. The flood of Soviet Jews to Israel increased last year after the Bush administration made it more difficult for Soviet emigres to go to the United...
- `The Jewish Hong Kong.' Stanger, T. // Newsweek;7/30/1990, Vol. 116 Issue 5, p35
Discusses the high immigration rate of Soviet Jews to Tel Aviv, subsequently pushing its residents into the street. 100 percent increase in rents; Residents want equal rights; 60,000 Soviet immigrants have arrived this year; Soviets get government housing subsidies; Unsettled religious right.
- The paradox of perestroika: Ethnic turmoil and anti-Semitism. Goodwin, I. // Physics Today;Mar90, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p52
Opinion. Discusses the economic, political and cultural turmoil in the Soviet Union, which is leading in some cases to anti-Semitism, as well as Soviet scientists' immigrations and visits to the United States in record numbers.
- On `special dangers' of perestroika to Soviet Jews, science and society. Goldanskii, V.I. // Physics Today;Mar90, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p53
Discusses the dangers to Soviet Jews and Soviet society from extremist groups, which have flourished as perestroika threatens to collapse, and what can be done about the danger. INSET: To the General Secretary of the Central Committee of the....
- Israel and the great exodus. Norden, E. // American Spectator;Jul90, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p18
Reports on and describes the Jewish exodus from Russia. Fear of pogroms; Gorbachev and visas; Israeli integration and its difficulties; New party branches; Labor party, Likud and the newcomers; Troubles; Natan (Anatoli) Sharansky; Arabs.
- Terror co-production. Fenyvesi, C. // U.S. News & World Report;4/23/90, Vol. 108 Issue 16, p18
Reports that Israeli security sources say Palestinian terror groups are trying to enlist European terrorist groups in attacks on Soviet Jews emigrating to Israel.