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Conscientious Objectors

Challenging the Warsaw Pact From Within

John Feffer | Posted 03.26.2015 | World
John Feffer

One of our important activities was the seminar organized in 1987 at a church in Warsaw. The title of the seminar was Bringing Real Life to the Helsinki Agreement, and it was based on the Memorandum prepared by the Western peace movement and politicians as well as people from the opposition in the East.

Toward An Evangelical Peace Movement

Aaron Daniel Taylor | Posted 08.27.2012 | Religion
Aaron Daniel Taylor

It's an axiom that presidents lead us into wars, while Christians provide the flags and the crosses. So it may seem the deck is stacked against American evangelicals organizing into a comprehensive peace movement.

A Memorial Day Remembrance of Peace Activist Soldiers

Doug Bradley | Posted 07.23.2012 | Politics
Doug Bradley

On Memorial Day, I remember some of the most ardent and intense peace enthusiasts I've ever known: U.S. soldiers during the Vietnam War.

Time for a Peace Industry and a Super PAC to Support It

Michael Shank, Ph.D. | Posted 04.01.2012 | Politics
Michael Shank, Ph.D.

I'm talking about the majority of businesses that perform better when poverty and violence is not prevalent. If financial incentives motivate politicos, then put some numbers on those dividends available from reducing violence.

Are you Rich Enough to Be a Conscientious Objector?

Berke Alkan | Posted 03.09.2012 | Home
Berke Alkan

It's been long time since my last blog was published on The Huffington Post. The reason why I haven't posted a new one until now is not that I was sca...

Students Conscientiously Object To Testing

Inside Higher Ed | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Sylvie Baldwin is trying to apply the idea of being a "conscientious objector" to the world of admissions testing. With a growing number of college...

Nidal Hasan Warned Army During 2007 Walter Reed Speech, Urged Release Of Muslims From US Military

Washington Post | Dana Priest | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Army psychiatrist believed to have killed 13 people at Fort Hood warned a roomful of senior Army physicians a year and a half ago that to avoid "a...