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image of In an Atomic Age Can Security Be Found In Compulsory Military Training

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Philadelphia: Greater Philadelphia Committee Against Peacetime Conscription, 1945. Pamphlet. [6]p., stapled wraps, 6x8.75 inches, lightly toned, staples rusted else very good condition with stamp of the Fellowship of Reconciliation on front wrap. Errata slip laid in.
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image of The Harvard Fortnightly. Vol. 2 no. 2 (April 24, 1959)

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Cambridge, MA, 1959. 26p., staplebound wraps, corner crease. Libertarian/conservative student publication, with an editorial opposing the draft (and a response by Dennis L. White, one of the editors, stating his objection to the piece), an article asserting that libertarian idealism requires support for Tibet, a piece stating that conservatives don't necessarily oppose labor unions, etc. Most authors are identified… Read more
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Draft beer not students [pinback button]

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[196-]
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n.p., [196-]. 1.25 inch diameter pin, couple minor spots of foxing.
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image of Resisting War: Thinking Aboud Draft Resistance, Civil Disobedience, and War Taxes

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Philadelphia: CCCO / An Agency for Military and Draft Counseling, 1991. Pamphlet. Single sheet folded to make an 8 panel brochure, 3.5x8.5 inches, very good condition.
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image of AWOL: Youth for Peace and Revolution. No. 2

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San Francisco: Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors, 1997. Pamphlet. [12]p., staplebound zine, 5.5x8.25 inches, wraps lightly worn else very good condition. Articles include "An Animal Liberationist Case for Peace", "The Military-Furthering the Struggle for Womyn's Equality?", and "Queers in the Military Under 'Don't Ask. Don't Tell'
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A Worker Writes on War and Conscription

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Published
1939
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Salford, England: Socialist Correspondence, 1939. 13p., stapled wraps, 5 x 8 inches, wraps worn, staples rusted, dampstain at top edge, bottom edge bumped else good condition. Socialist Correspondence Publication No. 1. Written shortly after Britain's entry into the war.
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The Workers' Advocate. Special Bulletin (March 22, 1980)

by Marxist-Leninist Party of the USA

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1980
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Chicago: Marxist-Leninist Publications, 1980. 4p., 8.5x11 inches, horizontal fold crease. Articles opposing the draft and nuclear energy.
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image of In defense of militant resistance. Position paper of Youth Against War and Fascism for Chicago Student Mobilization Conference, Jan. 27, 28, 29, 1968

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New York: Youth Against War and Fascism, 1968. 4p., 8.5x11 inches, edgeworn. Argues that "acceptable" methods of protest and passive resistance are chains on the antiwar movement, and defends against charges of adventurism or fears of alienating the working class through more direct action against draft centers, companies with ties to the military, etc.
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image of To the people who possess a conscience and the belief that men should be free... [leaflet]

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San Jose, CA: San Jose Resistance; Movement for Nonviolent Revolution, 1969. 8.5x5.5 inch leaflet on greenish paper, thumbtack holes at top, otherwise very good. Announces plans for protests at the local Selective Service System office, including one at which a symbolic coffin will be brought in to present to the clerks.
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San Jose, CA: San Jose Resistance; Movement for Nonviolent Revolution, 1969. 8.5x5.5 inch leaflet on goldenrod paper, thumbtack holes at top, otherwise very good. Announces plans for protests at the local Selective Service System office, including one at which a symbolic coffin will be brought in to present to the clerks.
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image of Join the 'Common Conspiracy.' Boston Common, Wednesday, July 10, 1968. The day of sentencing for: Coffin, Spock, Goodman, Ferber.

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Boston: the Committee, 1968. 8.5x11 inch leaflet, very good. Dr. Benjamin Spock, Rev. William Sloane Coffin Jr., chaplain of Yale University, Michael Ferber, a 23-year-old Harvard University graduate student, and Mitchell Goodman, all of whom had been charged for anti-draft activism, were to be sentenced on that day.
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image of Gullible's travels, being an account, trustworthy in every detail of the author's voyage to the land of the mighty Swiss, who train all their young men in the ways of war and thereby, so it is said, ensure peace

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Washington DC: National Council Against Conscription, 1949. Pamphlet. [8p.], wraps, creased else very good condition, 5.5x7.75 inches. Opposed to Universal Military Training (UMT).
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n.p., 1981. 8.5x11 inch handbill, year penciled in corner, otherwise very good. "In order that freedom and democracy shall prevail, $acrifice$ will be necessary from each and every one of you..." Concludes with a statement that "This has been a conflict simulation by the John Wayne Peace Institute.
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image of Resister: Journal of the Committee on South African War Resistance. No. 32 (June-July 1984)

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London: the Committee, 1984. 23p., staplebound digest format, very good. Articles on draft resistance, women fighting apartheid, the atrocities at Kissinga in Angola, and more.
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image of End the Draft's Downdraft. Vol. III, no. 3 (June 1966)

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New York: Nick Salvatore, 1966. 16p., wraps, 8.5x11 inches, folded to fit into standard envelope; archive stamp, ink thumbprint, and pen checkmark on front wrap else good condition. Much discussion of the David Mitchell draft resistance case.
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New York: Nick Salvatore, 1966. 16p., wraps, 8.5x11 inches, folded to fit into standard envelope; warps unevenly toned along edges else good condition. Much discussion of the David Mitchell draft resistance case.
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image of End the Draft's Downdraft. Vol. IV, no. 2 (September 1967)

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New York: Nick Salvatore, 1967. 23p., wraps, 8.5x11 inches, cancelled stamp and shapied-out mailing address on back cover, ex-archive stamps on front cover, vertically creased, small stains throughout else good condition. Much discussion of the David Mitchell draft resistance case, including William M. Kunstler's decision to represent him. Also includes brief pieces on CADRE, the Black Anti-Draft Union, and… Read more
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image of End the Draft's Downdraft. Vol. IV, no. 3 (December 1967)

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New York: Nick Salvatore, 1967. 14p., wraps, 8.5x11 inches, vertically creased, front wrap and first few pages unevenly toned, mailing address and cancelled stamp on rear wrap, ex-archive stamp on front wrap else good condition. Much discussion of the David Mitchell draft resistance case, including a letter from him to the magazine.
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image of If you're worried about Vietnam and the draft and you've got guts then read this..

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[Boston]: American Friends Service Committee, 1966. Three-panel brochure, very good, receipt date penciled inside. Offers contact information for draft resisters.
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The Anti draft [eight issues]

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1988
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Washington DC: Committee Against Registration and the Draft, 1988. Eight issues of the newsletter, 8.5x11 inches, folded for mailing, otherwise very good. Issues present are Vol. 1 no. 9 and 10 (the latter issue with four blank pages due to printing error), vol. 2 nos. 2-4, 7, and vol. 3 nos. 1 and 2. Updates on anti-draft activism around… Read more
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