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Newtown :: United Kingdom | 7 months ago

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Vivien Roodenko died on December 18 at a nursing home in Newtown, PA, at the age of 91. She was one of the last of a generation of radical Jewish pacifists. Her brother Igal, who shared her views, was a conscientious objector during World War II, and

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Denver :: CO :: USA | 1 year ago

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A Fort Carson soldier who became the first woman to flee to Canada to avoid a second tour in Iraq will face a court martial Monday...Kimberly Rivera, who is assigned to the post's 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, is charged with desertion. Rivera

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Toronto :: Canada | over 1 year ago

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The Federal Court has ruled in favour of another United States war resister and has ordered Jules Tindungan's case be returned to the Immigration and Refugee Board. According to his lawyer Alyssa Manning, this is the 11th time since 2008 that the

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Montreal :: Canada | almost 2 years ago

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Sunday. "On the same day that Veterans Affairs Minister Steven Blaney was promoting the International Day of Peace in Montreal, a conscientious objector was being transferred to a U.S. jail for speaking out against the Iraq War while in Canada

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Watertown :: MA :: USA | almost 2 years ago

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September 20, 2012 The first woman to flee the United States military as an Iraq war resister was arrested at the border in northern New York on Thursday after losing her bid to remain in Canada , according to an advocacy group that had campaigned on

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Baghdad :: Iraq | almost 2 years ago

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Story They're calling on Immigration Minister Jason Kenney to halt Ms. Rivera's deportation, arguing that the mother of four will likely face a court martial and jail time upon her return to the U.S. Mr. Kenney's office has said the federal

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Toronto :: Canada | almost 2 years ago

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EDT Empty-ice wannabes NHL owners and governors would have us believe that hockey is a major North American professional sport on par with major league baseball and the NFL (Delaying The Game Sept. 17). So determined are they to achieve parity, they

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Toronto :: Canada | almost 2 years ago

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The hardest thing about being confined to a one-bedroom apartment in a church for three years, said U.S. war resister Rodney Watson, is not being able to go outside and play with his three-year-old son. Watson, now 34, took refuge in the Downtown

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Toronto :: Canada | almost 2 years ago

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The first female soldier to flee the U.S. military for Canada to avoid the war in Iraq has been ordered deported. Michelle Robidoux, a spokeswoman for the War Resisters Support Campaign, said Thursday that Citizenship and Immigration Canada has

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Baghdad :: Iraq | 3 years ago

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A U.S. war resister who is facing deportation from Canada was illegally forced to do a second tour in Iraq, a U.S. magazine reports. Phil McDowell has been on the lam since 2006, after being ordered to return to the U.S. army less than two months

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