AFSC Releases “Military Recruitment in Western Massachusetts High Schools”

American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) continues its advocacy for the people of Western Massachusetts with a report that is the first of its kind. “Military Recruitment in Western Massachusetts High Schools” was released in early April and focuses on tracking the military recruitment of public high schools students. AFSC created this report due to the increased…

Army Makes Case Against Enlisting

By David Swanson, from http://warisacrime.org/content/army-makes-case-against-enlisting Remarkably, the U.S. Army War College has published a report (PDF) that makes an overwhelming case against enlisting in the U.S. Army.  The report, called “Civilian Organizational Inhibitors to U.S. Army Recruiting and the Road Ahead,” identifies counter-recruitment organizations that effectively discourage young people from joining the military. This is the…