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On required contextualization of conscientious objection

” The very concept of conscientious objection is vague and ambiguous and what it actually means and entails therefore depend on the legislative context in which it was inserted, on how that specific law was designed and written, on the nature of the thing  one subtracts himself and on the conflict created by the different rights of people involved. 32 more words


How our childhood games prepared my sister for military prison

After completing a prison stint of twenty days, my sister Atalya Ben-Abba was given another chance to enlist, to which she has refused again, and sentenced to thirty more days of military prison. 774 more words


Conscientious Objection for Reserved Forces in South Korea - Sung-Hyun Jo's Story

by SeongHan Kim

Band of Brothers

The story of Korean Conscientious Objector Sang-Min widely spread among many Anabaptist-Mennonite circles. While he was in prison, he received many letters and cards from different parts of the world. 667 more words


"Liberal" media wage campaign against freedom of conscience rights

In a strange coincidence, the German weekly ‘Der Spiegel’ is running, and other German papers are supporting, a nasty campaign against a brave obstetrician of Dannenberg who refuses performing abortions in the clinic of which he heads the gynaecology department, bewailing the fact that women in that remote region of Germany have to travel up to 20 km from home to get their babies killed, while at the same time… 355 more words


איך משחקי ילדותנו הכינו את אחותי לכלא הצבאי

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ביום שני ה-6.2.2017 אחותי עתליה בן-אבא סרבה להתגייס לצבא ונכלאה. עתליה ראתה יותר מהמציאות המורכבת של ארצנו מאשר מרבית בני גילה. 31 more words


United States, an example to follow...

Washington D.C., Jan 24, 2017 / 03:28 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The U.S. House of Representatives passed its first major pro-life bill of the new year on Tuesday, one which would solidify in law the current policy of… 144 more words


REPROHEALTHLAW Updates - January 2017

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