Podcast: Randy Rowland faced death for protesting the war in Vietnam

“It wasn’t like I planned to be a resister or a troublemaker or anything of the sort,” explains Randy Rowland, an organizer of the “Presidio 27 Mutiny.”

Free Chelsea Manning (again)!

Jailed for refusing to collaborate with the WikiLeaks grand jury, Chelsea declared “I will not comply with this, or any other grand jury.”

Share your story of military resistance!

We’re seeking individuals who took a stand of some kind against war in general, or a specific war, while in uniform, or who refused to be drafted.

Sign the Petition: End Draft Registration Once and for ALL!

Now that a federal court has ruled unconstitutional the current men-only draft, the system will either have to expanded to women or ended for all.

Court declares military draft registration unconstitutional

By Edward Hasbrouck. How did this happen? What did the Court say? What does this decision mean? What will/should happen next?

“A modern-day draft, if marketed carefully and cleverly”

Updates on the national military service commission by Edward Hasbrouck. Selective Service System messaging uncovered by FOIA request.

Resist the US-backed coup in Venezuela

Veterans call for resistance: DC march on March 30th and other events.

Registry Launches As Draft Registration of Women Nears

Courage to Resist & interfaith church offer free “Objector Registry” for all opposed to war and concerned about military conscription.

Deployed to the border: A test of conscience for GI’s

Critical legal info for US service members concerned about legality of orders to deploy to the US-Mexico border.

January 2019 Newsletter

PDF updates: Illegal orders at the border, Resistance through dance, Deployed to the border: A test of conscience, The Objector Church.

Watch this short video “before you enlist!”

Watch this short video “before you enlist!”

“Before You Enlist!” (2018), a short video that provides a rational voice to counter often deceptive US military recruiting practices. read more

Podcast: Randy Rowland faced death for protesting the war in Vietnam

Podcast: Randy Rowland faced death for protesting the war in Vietnam

"It wasn't like I planned to be a resister or a troublemaker or anything of the sort," explains Randy Rowland, an organizer of the ... read more

Free Chelsea Manning (again)!

Free Chelsea Manning (again)!

Jailed for refusing to collaborate with the WikiLeaks grand jury, Chelsea declared “I will not comply with this, or any other grand jury." read more

Share your story of military resistance!

Share your story of military resistance!

We’re seeking individuals who took a stand of some kind against war in general, or a specific war, while in uniform, or who refused to ... read more

Sign the Petition: End Draft Registration Once and for ALL!

Sign the Petition: End Draft Registration Once and for ALL!

Now that a federal court has ruled unconstitutional the current men-only draft, the system will either have to expanded to women or ... read more

Court declares military draft registration unconstitutional

Court declares military draft registration unconstitutional

By Edward Hasbrouck. How did this happen? What did the Court say? What does this decision mean? What will/should happen next? read more

“A modern-day draft, if marketed carefully and cleverly”

“A modern-day draft, if marketed carefully and cleverly”

Updates on the national military service commission by Edward Hasbrouck. Selective Service System messaging uncovered by FOIA request. read more

Review of how we got to Trump’s fake wall emergency

Review of how we got to Trump’s fake wall emergency

The troops on the border camped mainly for propaganda purposes. Then they became the legal justification for Trump's fake “national ... read more

Image“After Alex was killed in Iraq, my ex-wife told me that he didn’t want to go back … If I had known about Courage to Resist, Alex might be alive today.”

-Carlos Arredondo, Gold Star Father

Supporting the Troops Who Refuse to Fight

We’re a group of concerned community members, veterans and military families who support military objectors to illegal war and occupation and the policies of empire. Our People Power strategy weakens the pillars that maintain war and occupation in Iraq, Afghanistan and elsewhere by supporting GI resistance, counter-recruitment and draft resistance, which cuts off the supply of troops. We are autonomous from and independent of any political organization or party.

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The Slavery Commission

By Laurence Vance. Although the Thirteenth Amendment abolished slavery, it does not apply to the US government regarding conscription.

January 2019 Newsletter

PDF updates: Illegal orders at the border, Resistance through dance, Deployed to the border: A test of conscience, The Objector Church.

October 2018 Newsletter

PDF updates: Military-hosted immigrant concentration camps, Capt. Brittany DeBarros, Presidio 27 “mutiny” events, Reality Winner update, and more.

The Slavery Commission

By Laurence Vance. Although the Thirteenth Amendment abolished slavery, it does not apply to the US government regarding conscription.

January 2019 Newsletter

PDF updates: Illegal orders at the border, Resistance through dance, Deployed to the border: A test of conscience, The Objector Church.

October 2018 Newsletter

PDF updates: Military-hosted immigrant concentration camps, Capt. Brittany DeBarros, Presidio 27 “mutiny” events, Reality Winner update, and more.

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