conscientious objectors

Una cuestión de reconocimiento

por Alejandro Parra de ACOOC For English, click here El sábado 27 de septiembre en la ciudad estadounidense de Louisville Kentucky, Mario Andrés Hurtado Cardozo, objetor de conciencia colombiano de 22 años, recibió el Premio a la Convicción otorgado por el Muhammad...

OFFICIAL STATEMENT: ACCOMPANIMENT VISIT FOR THE CASE OF CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTOR JEFFERSON SHAYANNE ACOSTA ORTIZ

Para español, haz clic aquí Once again it is confirmed that there are no guarantees to exercise the right to object in the army. Last Friday, July 11, at 2:30pm, two members of Collective Action of Conscientious Objectors (Acción Colectiva de Objetores y Objetoras de...

The Domino Effect and the Axis of Evil

Dec 30, 2012 By Doug Hostetter Forty years ago, as a conscientious objector, I worked for the Mennonite Central Committee in Tam Ky, Vietnam, organizing literacy classes for Vietnamese children whose schools had been destroyed by theU.S. Air Force. As a Mennonite, I...

Creating a Conscience

By Ethan Vesely-Flad The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience. (Mahatma Gandhi, 1922) As a first-time father, I am newly attuned to the issues of social, spiritual, and ethical formation that consume the minds...

Rhetoric and Reality

The Iraq War Seven Years On By Josh Stieber The simple days are gone where I could recall with fondness the words of a once-beloved leader and feel the inspiring chills toward a noble cause. “America is a friend to the people of Iraq,” the commander-in-chief had said,...