Rabbis March on DC 1943 with Hillel Kook (considered right wing)

VIDEO: Rare Footage Of The Historic Rabbis March On Washington (1943)

The Rabbis' March was a demonstration in support of American and allied action to stop the destruction of European Jewry. It took place in Washington, D.C. on October 6, 1943, three days before Yom Kippur. It was organized by Hillel Kook, nephew of the chief rabbi of Mandatory Palestine and head of the Bergson Group, and involved more than …Read more.