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They Cared: America and the Holocaust

an anthology-in-progress by Pierre Sauvage

 

I do not doubt that President Roosevelt would have been happy to have been able to save millions of Jews.  I do not doubt that Mr. Churchill would have been happy to have been able to save millions of Jews.  The tragedy was not the lack of good will, but as I formulated it once in London, the tragedy was that an emergency was met by routine methods.

Dr. Nahum Goldman

Monday evening, Dec. 4, 1944, fourth plenary meeting

The American Jewish Conference, Proceedings of the Second Session, December 3-5, 1944, Pittsburgh, Pa., edited by Alexander S. Kohanski, Ph.D.  (American Jewish Conference, New York, NY, 1945)

 

Happy is he whose deeds are more than his learning.

Eliyahu Rabbah, 17

The Wisdom of Israel, an anthology by Lewis Browne (Random House, 1945), p. 268

 

 

 


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