Items tagged with: counter-recruitment work
Kevin Young - “Counter-recruitment,” alternatively known as “truth-in-recruiting” or CR for brevity’s sake, involves providing young people and their parents with information about alternatives to military enlistment (college, vocational training, job opportunities, scholarships, etc.). At the same time, CR campaigns can provide a sense of the terrible realities of war by exposing students and pa...TagsACLU | Brooklyn For Peace | Counter Recruitment in High Schools | counter-recruiting movement | Counter-recruitment | Counter-recruitment activists | counter-recruitment work | Kevin Young | National Lawyers Guild | No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 | Project Great Futures | Project on Youth and Non-Military Opportunities | Truth in Recruiting | truth-in-recruiting | United For Peace and Justice | War Resisters League
David Swanson - Remarkably, the U.S. Army War College has published a report ( PDF ) that makes an overwhelming case against enlisting in the U.S. Army. The report, called " Civilian Organizational I...
Seth Kershner - Over the past few years, my colleague Scott Harding and I have been chronicling the counter-recruitment movement from the perspective of activists. In this article, I’ll take a differ...