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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
Paula Hoffman-Villanueva - We hear a great deal about the over-use of tests in schools, but one test that we all need to pay more attention to is the ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery...
Counter-recruitment and School Demilitarization Activism: From Past Victories to the Challenges Ahead
Rick Jahnkow - Counter-recruitment and school demilitarization work in the U.S. has gone through several cycles of expansion and contraction during the last few decades. The first expansion was durin...