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…

Don’t Let Smith Voc & Ag Kick out AFSC!

UPDATE (Jan 21): After a meeting last week with the administration, it appears that AFSC is likely going to continue to be prevented from accessing the school, but that AFSC is the ONLY group that has been prevented from doing so. Join us tonight. UPDATE (Jan 11): Read the Republican’s story about this situation. UPDATE (Jan…