REFUSING TO KILL
Refuseniks from around the world speak out
against murder, rape & other torture
Presentation and screening of the film produced by Payday followed by a discussion.
Casa delle culture
presented by U.S. Citizens for Peace & Justice, Rome
(Film in English with Italian subtitles)
From the film:
James Fairweather, WWII veteran from Jamaica posted in Germany in 1946
Stephen Funk, US marine, six months in jail for refusing to fight in Iraq
Shimri Tzameret, Israeli refusenik, won his right not to serve after two years in jail
Harriet, refugee, escapee from the Ugandan army
Rev. Dorothy Mackey, STAAMP (Survivors Taking Action Against Military Personnel)
Alex Izett, Gulf War Syndrome survivor
Camilo Mejia, US Staff Sergeant, spent nine months in jail after refusing to return to Iraq
Petition to put an end to the sanctions against Syria - their only effect is to take a terrible toll on the population, causing them to migrate! Sign the petition promoted by the Italian-based Committee to lift sanctions against Syria. For more information...
Did someone tell you that U.S. military intervention in Iraq was over? Not true: we're at it again. This time the pretext to drop bombs is "curbing ISIS" (which was created by the U.S. in the first place, to overturn Assad in Syria and al-Malaki in Iraq, and is now out of hand. Like what happened to "our" creature al Qaeda in Afghanistan). And the death toll continues to rise...
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