Restitution: The Second Round - An Interview with Israel Singer

Publication Date: November 2003

Publisher: Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs

Author(s): Israel Singer; Manfred Gerstenfeld

Research Area: Culture and religion; Politics

Keywords: Law; Public policies; Holocaust; International Relations

Type: Other


Israel Singer of the World Jewish Congress (WJC) discusses the process of seeking restitution from German governments to Holocaust victims and their families, including the process of increasing historical awareness, answering the claims of critics, action in Eastern Europe after the fall of communism, enlisting help from world leaders, legal action, and issues still unsettled.