Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources
Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:
1967 Committee to End the Draft on or before June 30, 1967 Collected Records
A Quaker Action Group Records
Bent Andresen Collected Papers
Bent Andresen registered as a conscientious objector (CO) during World War Two and was sent to a Civilian Public Service in 1944. Andresen participated in a guinea pig project in which he and several other COs lived in a refrigerated room for three months to test the impact of a high-protein diet on cold-weather conditions. He went AWOL in 1945 and was sentenced to two years in prison. Andreson was involved in various peace and justice groups throughout his lifetime.
Charles Bloomstein Collected Papers
Charles Bloomstein (1913 - 2002) was involved in a number of organizations that promoted civil rights, as well as peace. He was a conscientious objector during World War II, and served in Civilian Public Service (CPS) for three years.
Break with Conscription Committee Collected Records
Campaign to Stop Government Spying Collected Records
Horace Champney Papers
Horace Champney was a pacifist active in various causes from the late 1940s through the 1980s. He was a founder of The Peacemakers Movement in the 1950s and interested in civil rights, war tax refusal, and other social justice causes. Champney was a member A Quaker Action Group and a crew member of the ship the Phoenix, which sailed to North Vietnam with medical supplies, during the Vietnam war.
Committee for Non-violent Revolution Collected Records
Committee for Nonviolent Action Records
Courage to Resist Collected Records
Printouts of emails from Courage to Resist to group lists.