Draft Resistance

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Investigation of a Flame
Sachs, Lynne (director)
Investigation of a Flame is a 2001 documentary by Lynne Sachs about the Catonsville Nine, nine Catholic activists who became known for their May 17, 1968 nonviolent act of civil disobedience in burnin...
Long Way From Home: The story of the Sixties generation in Canada
Kostash, Myrna
An account of the upheavals and transformations experienced by those who came of age in the 1960s, a time when international currents of change intersected with specifically Canadian events and circum...
Passionate Declarations: Essays on War and Justice
Zinn, Howard
Essays looking at American political ideology.
Reflections on a Political Trial
Chomsky, Noam
In wake of the sentencing of 4 of the 5 men on trial for illegal activities against the draft, Chomsky explores the details of the so-called "Spock" case as well as its meaning for both the "peace mov...
Resister: A Story of Protest and Prison during the Vietnam War
Dancis, Bruce
An insider's account of the antiwar and student protest movements of the sixties and a look at the prison experiences of Vietnam-era draft resisters.
The U.S. Military Under Stress: Against The Current vol. 112
Ensign, Todd
John Kerry's campaign tome should dispel any illusion that he has any significant differences with George Bush on the aggressive use of the U.S. military to defend the empire.

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50 Young Israelis Send a Letter to Netanyahu: "We Refuse to Serve in the Occupation Army"
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We, the undersigned, intend to refuse to serve in the army and the main reason for this refusal is our opposition to the military occupation of Palestinian territories.