Before You Enlist Video -
Researching Pop Culture and Militarism -
If you have been Harassed by a Military Recruiter -
War: Turning now to Mr. Ralph Waldo Emerson - Christian Science Monitor
Click through to find out
Religion and militarism -
‘A Poison in the System’: Military Sexual Assault - New York Times
Change your Mind?
Talk to a Counselor at the GI Rights Hotline
Ask that your child's information is denied to Military Recruiters
And monitor that this request is honored.
Military Recruiters and Programs Target marginalized communities for recruits...
..and the high schools in those same communities

 Militarization of our Schools

The Pentagon is taking over our poorer public schools. This is the reality for disadvantaged youth.


What we can do

Corporate/conservative alliances threaten Democracy . Progressives have an important role to play.

 Why does NNOMY matter?

Most are blind or indifferent to the problem.
A few strive to protect our democracy.

National Counter-recruitment Pages (2022)

The Following links are the current counter-recruitment pages of national peace groups as of (01/11/2023)

(Listed Alphabetically)

  1. American Friends Service Committee / National Site / Counter recruitment - (0ld) (new)

  2. Central District Conference of the Mennonite Church USA / National Site / Alternative To Military Recruitment

  3. Christian Peace Witness / National Site / Countering Military Recruitment

  4. Codepink / National Site / Counter-Recruitment -

  5. Courage to Resist / National Site / Military Recruiting & Counter Recruiteing -

  6. GI Rights Hotline / National / Before You Join Fact Sheet -

  7. Granny Peace Brigade / National Site / Counter-Recruiting -

  8. Mennonite Mission Network / National Site / Counter recruitment strategies

  9. Military Law Task Force of the National Lawyers Guild / National Site / Counter-Recruitment -

  10. Military Truth / National Site / Military Truth Resources

  11. National Network Opposing the Militarization of Youth / National Site / Introduction to Counter Recruitment Work -

  12. Payday - Refusing to Kill is Not a Crime / International Site / Counter-recruitment

  13. Peace Action / National Site / Counter-recruitment -

  14. Veterans for Peace / National Site / Truth in Recruiting -

  15. War Resisters League / National Site / Counter Recruitment -

  16. World Beyond War /National Site / Opt Out of Military Recruitment -




  Revised 01/11/2023

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