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Why Talk about Conscientious Objection with Youth?
Conscience must be developed and nurtured.
Quaker Works April 2017
A semiannual feature highlighting the recent works of Quaker organizations. Categories include Advocacy; Consultation, Support, and Resources; Development; Education; Environmental…
A Civil War Story
"Hello, my name is Kendra, and I was given your name as someone who is a member of the Quaker…
A Movement of Conscience in New York Yearly Meeting
Conscience is an inward knowledge of right and wrong, along with a compulsion to do what is right. It requires…
All Friends’ Conference of 1920
Before the 1937 Friends World Conference, Friends from throughout the world and across the various branches of the Religious Society…
American Friends Service Committee after 90 Years
We seek to know where the Spirit is calling us to be in a particular place and time. —Quaker aphorism…
Julien Davies Cornell: Gentle Quaker, Determined Litigator
In December 1994, the New York Times published an obituary titled "Julien Cornell, 83, The Defense Lawyer in Ezra Pound…
”Walking the Walk: Greg Woods
In December 1999, 14-year-old Greg Woods attended the "High School Quake," a gathering of Illinois Yearly Meeting youth. Along with…
Questions to Ask Military Recruiters and Yourself
Have you, a friend, or a family member ever wondered if the military was the best option for a job…
Making the Journey North (Again)
A senior Friend says, half-jokingly, that every time the United States goes to war, the Canadians get to deal with…
U.S. Conscientious Objectors in World War II
World War II was a very important period in the history of U.S. conscientious objectors. When the draft was activated,…
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