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IBM International Business Machines Corporation
IBM and the Holocaust: The Strategic Alliance Between Nazi Germany and America's Most Powerful Corporation
by Edwin Black
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Pub. Date: March 2002, Publisher: Random House, Inc.
ISBN: 0609808990
BBC NEWS | Business | IBM 'helped in Nazi mass-murder'
A Swiss court clears the way for Gypsy groups to sue the US giant, alleging that its machines were knowingly used in the Holocaust.
Wednesday, 23 June, 2004, 10:38 GMT 11:38 UK
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • Daimler AG (Germany)
  • IBM (International Business Machines) (USA)
  • Siemens AG (Germany)
  • Volkswagen AG (Germany)
Gypsies win right to sue IBM over role in Holocaust
A Swiss appeals court yesterday ruled that the US computer giant IBM may have helped Adolf Hitler pursue mass murder more quickly and more efficiently than would otherwise have been possible...
Wednesday June 23, 2004
The Guardian
by Ian Traynor
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • IBM (International Business Machines) (USA)
[PDF] TRADING WITH THE ENEMY: Holocaust Restitution, The United States Government, and American Industry
by Michael J. Bazyler & Amber L. Fitzgerald
June 24, 2003
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • Eastman Kodak Company (USA)
  • Ford Motor Company (USA)
  • IBM (International Business Machines) (USA)
  • J. P. Morgan Chase & Company (USA)
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IBM 'dealt directly with Holocaust organisers'
Author says US firm had control of Polish subsidiary
by Oliver Burkeman in New York
Friday March 29, 2002
The Guardian
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • IBM (International Business Machines) (USA)
The Secret History of World War II
PART VII: CLOAKED BUSINESS
by Mark Fritz / Globe Staff / November 19, 2001
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • Allianz AG (Germany)
  • Assicurazioni Generali (Italy)
  • Daimler AG (Germany)
  • Deutsche Bank AG (Germany)
  • Ford Motor Company (USA)
  • IBM (International Business Machines) (USA)
  • Munich Re Group (Germany)
  • Royal Dutch Shell (Netherlands)
  • Siemens AG (Germany)
  • Swiss Reinsurance (Switzerland)
The Secret History of World War II
PART III: CALLING JAPAN TO ACCOUNT
by Mark Fritz / Globe Staff / May 31, 2001
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • Ford Motor Company (USA)
  • IBM (International Business Machines) (USA)
  • Mitsubishi Corp. (Japan)
  • Nippon Steel (Japan)
BEYOND THE POINT OF DECENCY: A RESPONSE TO THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
May 2, 2001
Cohen, Milstein, Hausfeld & Toll, P.L.L.C.
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • IBM (International Business Machines) (USA)
Commentary: IBM Technology Helped Facilitate the Holocaust
February 19, 2001
By Michael D. Hausfeld, printed in the Los Angeles Times, 2/19/01
IBM is a company that prides itself on solutions. Recently disclosed materials, however, reveal a chilling portrait of the company's complicity in the evil of the Nazis' search for the "Final Solution."
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • IBM (International Business Machines) (USA)
Counted for Persecution; IBM's Role in the Holocaust
by Merry Madway Eisenstadt
Washington Jewish Week
September 17, 1998

The Avalon Project : Nuremberg Trial Proceedings Vol. 6
The Avalon Project at Yale Law School
FORTY-FOURTH DAY Monday, 28 January 1946
Re: Hollerith (IBM)
IG Farben - see Aventis, BASF Aktiengesellschaft, and Bayer AG
InterContinental Hotels Group PLC
AJC Criticizes Washington Hotel for Playing Host to Neo-Nazi Group
June 19, 2003
The American Jewish Committee
- WASHINGTON -- The American Jewish Committee sharply criticized the Crowne Plaza Hotel, National Airport, and its parent company, The InterContinental Hotels Group, for agreeing to host this weekend's conference of the Barnes Review, a neo- Nazi group.

"Meetings of racist groups like the Barnes Review belong in dark corners and back alleys, not major hotel facilities," said David Bernstein, Washington Area Director of the American Jewish Committee.

"We urge Washington area hotels to develop policies about which kind of organizations they will and will not invite into their facilities in the future," he said.

For two consecutive years, Washington area hotels, the Holiday Inn on New Jersey Avenue and the Crowne Plaza Hotel, National Airport, have agreed to host the annual conference of this organization.

The Barnes Review is a well known white supremacist group that promotes Holocaust denial and anti-Semitic and racist doctrines. The group's conferences have been a virtual who's who of American and international racists. The Barnes Review most recently promoted and distributed long-time white supremacist David Duke's newest anti-Semitic book.

"Hotels are under no obligation to host such groups," Bernstein pointed out. "They have the right to refuse to hold conferences and meetings of groups that promote hatred and genocide," Bernstein said. "Do these well respected Hotel chains really want their guests to be dining along side of neo-Nazis attending hate conferences?"

Company names appearing in this article are:
  • The InterContinental Hotels Group
J.P. Morgan Chase & Company
Thousands of Intelligence Documents Opened under the Nazi War Crimes Disclosure Act
U.S. National Archives & Records Administration
May 13, 2004
Chase National Bank, Jewish Accounts, and Nazi Germany
"Over half a million alone went to Chase National Bank and its subagents. The financial houses understood that the German government paid the commissions through the sale of discounted, blocked Marks that came mainly from Jews who had fled Germany. In fact these financial houses, especially Chase, were most eager to increase the scope of their business after the Nazi anti-Jewish pogrom known as Kristallnacht in November 1938, when Jewish emigration from Germany reached its height."
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • J.P. Morgan (J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)
Central Office for Holocaust Claims (UK) - Bank Accounts
The Association of Jewish Refugees
Barclays and J P Morgan set up a fund to pay compensation for their role in operating with the Vichy and occupational authorities to plunder systematically the bank accounts, safe deposit boxes and other valuables of their Jewish clients...
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • Barclays PLC (UK)
  • Erste Bank der oesterreichischen Sparkassen (AG Austria)
  • J.P. Morgan (J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)
  • Lloyds TSB Group PLC (UK)
  • J.P. Morgan et Cie (France)
  • Rothschild Frères (France)
French implicate U.S. banks
February 12, 1999
by LEE YANOWITCH - Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Jewish News of Greater Phoenix
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • American Express (USA)
  • Bank of the City of New York (Bank of New York) (USA)
  • Chase Manhattan (J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)
  • Guaranty Trust Co. of New York (acquired by J.P. Morgan & Co.) (J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)
  • J.P. Morgan (J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)
BBC News | Europe | US banks gave Jewish money to Nazis
A French government commission, investigating the seizure of Jewish bank accounts during the Second World War, says five American banks, Chase Manhattan, J.P. Morgan, Guaranty Trust Co. of New York, Bank of the City of New York and American Express, took part.
A commission member Claire Andrieu said that at the time, the United States was not at war with Germany, and the American banks could have behaved differently.
Wednesday, 3 February, 1999
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • American Express Company (USA)
  • Bank of New York Company, Inc. (USA)
  • Chase Manhattan (now J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)
  • Guaranty Trust Co. of New York (acquired by J.P. Morgan & Co.) (J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)
  • J.P. Morgan (J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)
BBC News | Americas | US banks named in Holocaust suit
Two American banks, Chase Manhattan and J.P. Morgan, are accused of seizing accounts held by Jewish clients during the Nazi occupation of France. The families filed a class-action lawsuit against two leading banks, Chase Manhattan and JP Morgan, alleging that they were complicit in the seizure of wealth stolen from Jews as they were transported to death camps.
JP Morgan said they would examine the allegations carefully. But lawyers claim that Chase Manhattan's Paris operation was closely allied with the Nazi regime and thrived on its patronage. They also allege that JP Morgan openly boasted of its anti-Jewish record and policies.
Thursday, 24 December, 1998
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • J.P. Morgan (J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)
BBC News | Americas | Holocaust victims sue US banks
Lawyers acting on behalf of Jewish victims of the Second World War Holocaust and their families have filed a class-action lawsuit against two United States banks, Chase Manhattan and J.P. Morgan.
Thursday, 24 December, 1998
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • J.P. Morgan (J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)
BBC News | The Company File | Barclays to compensate Jews
Barclays Bank has agreed to pay $3.6m to Jews whose assets were seized from French branches of the British-based bank during World War II. Barclays, along with seven French banks, was named in a lawsuit filed in New York on behalf of Jews who were unable to reclaim money they deposited during the Nazi era.
Recently unclassified reports from the US Treasury about the activities of Chase Manhattan Bank in Paris in the 1940s indicate that the local branch worked "in close collaboration with the German authorities" in freezing Jewish assets.
Thursday, December 17, 1998
Company names appearing in this article are:
  • Barclays PLC (UK)
  • Chase Manhattan Bank (now J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)

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