Antimilitarism

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Antimilitarism

See also Peace, Peacemaking.
All Quiet on the Western Front
unromanticized novel of WWI and its unsung heroes. [Ger. Lit.: All Quiet on the Western Front]
Arjuna
called upon by duty to be a warrior, he refuses to join the fratricidal battle. [Hindu Lit.: The Bhagavad-Gita in Benét, 103]
Arms and the Man
satirizes romantic view of war. [Br. Lit.: Arms and the Man]
Farewell to Arms, A
novel of lovers who flee from war’s horrors. [Am. Lit.: A Farewell to Arms]
Quakers
known for service to peace. [Am. Hist.: EB, 7: 743–745]
Sherston, George
refuses to continue taking part in a war being wrongfully prolonged. [Br. Lit.: Memoirs of an Infantry Officer in Magill I, 579]
Undershaft, Barbara
fights her father’s involvement in munitions manufacture. [Br. Drama: Shaw Mayor Barbara in Magill III, 617]
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Led by Bertrand Russell and others, it linked the anti-militarist socialism of the Independent Labour Party to an international network of refusers that was to become, in 1921, the War Resisters International.
By the time he revised it for the 1972 second edition, the anti-militarist tradition he described had resurfaced and risen to a great wave of protest and reform.
The Hrant Dink Foundation honored anti-militarist NGO "Vicdani Retciler Hareketi", an NGO that opposes to military service, and Spanish judge Baltasar Garzon Real, who investigates the most important criminal cases in Spain, including terrorism, organised crimes and money laundering, at the Second International Hrant Dink Award in Istanbul on September 15, the birthday of slain journalist Hrant Dink.
Sarah Lazare is an anti-militarist and GI resistance organiser with Dialogues Against Militarism and Courage to Resist.
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This article presents an analysis of mobilization into the antinationalist, anti-militarist, feminist organization Women in Black.
In the days following 9/11, anti-interventionist libertarians, hawkish neoconservatives, and anti-militarist leftists all argued that events had proven their pre-existing beliefs correct.
The fiercely anti-militarist Vlaminck had just finished his national service--which he hated-Detain was soon to begin his.
Plaid must be seen and be heard as a strong opposition party advocating independence with decentralised, socialist and anti-militarist policies.
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So powerful was the special anti-militarist mystique of anti-conscription victories that it convinced the Old Left that anti-militarism had always been a central 'component of Australian radical nationalism'.
We were fervently anti-war, anti-militarist, anti-reactionary.

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