Just as the world began to shut down, the Commission on Military, National, and Public Service released its final report, with 49 detailed recommendations to Congress, and a companion bill, HR 6415, which was introduced last month. Many of the Commission's...
"The Center is opposed to all forms of conscription."
Video: Jay Sutton left the military recently as a Conscientious Objector. Interviewed by Kyle Gott.
Conscientious objection wages an active challenge to war, one soldier at a time. By Maria Santelli, CCW Executive Director.
We can End Selective Service (Draft) Registration now! CCW has been monitoring the discussion about extending the draft and draft registration to women ever since the military opened up all combat positions to women. The most significant movement has been in...
By Bill Galvin. First published in On Watch by the Military Law Task Force (nlgmltf.org) In a new version of Marine Corps Order (MCO) 1306.16, issued in June of this year, the Department of the Navy, Marine Corps Headquarters, heightened the evidentiary standard a...
Former drone pilot Brandon Bryant is haunted by the deaths he played a part in.
Every CO application that is filed by a service member in the US military compels a conversation about the morality of war to take place within the military chain of command.
The experience of killing in war is strongly linked with suicidal thoughts, according to a study of U.S. veterans of the Vietnam War. Impact of deadly combat on mental health receives too little attention, study indicates.
I was stunned to watch a female soldier who could no longer recognize her daughter. So I tracked down the therapist treating her and began a nine-month journey in which I interviewed dozens of vets.