Peretz, Martin
May 2001
New Republic;05/21/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 21, p50
Presents information on various social and political developments around the world. Contribution of German company Bertelsmann Verlag, the largest media conglomerate in the world, to a fund compensating wartime slave laborers; Plans of the United Jewish Appeal-Federation of New York to honor Bertelsmann chief executive Thomas Middelhoff; Information that Austria, a country chosen over the United States for a seat on the U.N. Human Rights Commission, has a Nazi apologist party in its government; Information on the bunting fellows at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies at Harvard; Protests of undergraduates against the facts that Harvard employs workers at below a "living wage," defined by the Cambridge city council.


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