Resolution Adopted by the CCAR


Digests of resolutions adopted by the
Central Conference of American Rabbis
between 1889 and 1974

1. We approve the findings of the Interfaith Conference on Unemployment and commend the work of Rev. James J. Myers, Monsignor John A. Ryan and Rabbi Edward 1. Israel; we approve their recommendation that a government-called conference be initiated to consider America's number one economic problem--unemployment. (1940, p. 103)

2. We urge favorable action by Congress on the Interfaith Statement on Democracy in Defense Industries which provides for a Commission, representative of government, labor, business, agriculture and consumer groups to be established as a national Commission on Unemployment and Post-War Economic Adjustment. (1941, p. 138)

3. See Refugees (Jewish), Sec. 2 (1945).

4. See Freedom of Thought, Sec. 5 (1954).

5. See Segregation, Sec. 2 (1956).