Dissent from war

by Robert L. Ivie

Publisher: Kumarian Press in Bloomfield, CT

Written in English
Published: Downloads: 182
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Subjects:

  • Pacifism -- United States,
  • Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity,
  • Rhetoric -- Political aspects -- United States

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Robert L. Ivie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJZ5584.U6 I85 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17932581M
ISBN 109781565492400
LC Control Number2007019757
OCLC/WorldCa129953789

Arguing About War, a collection of essays published in Dissent, The New Republic, Social Research and elsewhere, is Walzer's first book since then about international affairs. Although the book is very uneven in quality--mostly bad, in fact--its topicality and Walzer's reputation make it worth a look.   The war against the last two groups would continue for a year and a half after World War I ended. In a strikingly Trumpian fashion, President Wilson himself helped sow suspicion of anything German. He had run for reelection in on the slogan “he kept us out of war,” but he also knew American public opinion was strongly anti-German.   Xi Jinping’s handling of the epidemic is reviving political dissent. a book-length paean to Mr handling of the trade war with the United States and the pro-democracy demonstrations in. Dissent from the Homeland is a book about patriotism, justice, revenge, American history and symbology, art and terror, and pacifism. In this deliberately and urgently provocative collection, noted writers, philosophers, literary critics, and theologians speak out against the war on terrorism and the government of George W. Bush as a response to the events of Septem Brand: Duke University Press.

More recently, resistance to war and economic oppression has flared up on battlefields and in public spaces from Beijing and Baghdad to Caracas and Los Angeles. This anthology, global in scope, presents voices of dissent from every era of human history: speeches . Dissent from the Homeland is a book about patriotism, justice, revenge, American history and symbology, art and terror, and pacifism. In this deliberately and urgently provocative collection, noted writers, philosophers, literary critics, and theologians speak out against the war on terrorism and the government of George W. Bush as a response to the events of Septem Dissent definition: Dissent is strong disagreement or dissatisfaction with a decision or opinion, especially | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. Dissent in Wars. Russell F. Weigley, and. David S. Patterson "These men are not being supported as we were supported in World War I."So the Vietnam War appeared in contrast to the crusade of – to a speaker addressing a reunion of the First Infantry Division in and reported by the military journalist Ward Just. American military men who fought in Vietnam widely believed that.

  How did you come to write an entire book on the concept of dissent? Ralph Young: The idea came to me while I was compiling and editing Dissent in America: The Voices That Shaped a was a massive page compilation of years of dissenting speeches, sermons, petitions, songs, poems, polemics, etc. Dissent from the Catholic Church's teaching on homosexuality has come in a number of practical and ministerial arguments from both the clergy and the laity of the Catholic Catholic Church teaches that while being gay is not a sin in and of itself, any sex outside of marriage, including between same-sex partners, is sinful, and therefore being gay makes one inclined towards this.   Editor’s Note: This is an excerpt from “ Book Review Roundtable: Is the Pentagon at War Against America’s Presidents? ” from our sister publication, the Texas National Security Review. Be sure to check out the full roundtable. Mark Perry, The Pentagon’s Wars: The Military’s Undeclared War Against America’s Presidents (New York, NY: Basic Books, ). About The Verso Book of Dissent. Fully updated compendium of revolt and resistance Throughout the ages and across every continent, people have struggled against those in power and raised their voices in protest-rallying others around them or, sometimes, inspiring uprisings many years later.

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"In this broad-ranging and compelling book, Ivie challenges the ways we marginalize both dissent from war and peacemaking efforts in general. Dissent from War not only helps us to see the road not taken, but also offers some useful signs for getting there."—George Cheney, University of Utah.

Dissent from war. [Robert Dissent from war book Ivie] -- "Ivie, a former US Navy petty officer, puts a microscope to the language of war supporters throughout history and follows the lives and memories of soldiers and anti-war activists who have dealt with.

American voices of dissent; the book from XXI century, a film by Gabriele Zamparini and Lorenzo Meccoli. American Visual Cultures. Government, politics, and protest; essential primary sources.

Voices of protest; documents of courage and dissent. Constitutional law. 3d ed. Informed by this rich body of work on war rhetoric in contemporary American history, Ivie's Dissent from War is a timely and important call from a pillar in the field for more robust dissent.

In the new millennium, war [End Page ] has not punctuated an existing peace, but rather, Empire has begun to look more like the American zeitgeist. Ivie's book looks at how this has happened by analyzing the. “The Verso Book of Dissent shows the many ways in which the constant struggle to create a better world has broken through the walls of apathy and acquiescence.”.

—Noam Chomsky. “A delightful anthology to dip into if you are or have ever been /5(4). Breaking Ranks: Dissent and the Military Professional. There are circumstances under which a military officer is not only justified but also obligated to disobey a legal order.

In supporting this assertion, I discuss where the tipping point lies between the military officer's customary obligation to obey and his moral obligation to dissent. This blog, the last in the series, addresses the Vietnam War and the complexity of opinions that swirled around US involvement then - controversy that continues to effect some people today.

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, in partnership with Warrior Writers, currently is implementing a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) that consists of a. Titled The Great Dissent: How Oliver Wendell Holmes Changed His Mind-- and Changed the History of Free Speech in America, the book is a fascinating glimpse into an art that seems lost in.

The rhetorical presumption of war's necessity makes violence regrettable, but seemingly sane, and functions to shame anyone who opposes military action.

Ivie proposes that the presence of dissent is actually a healthy sign of democratic citizenship, and a responsible and productive act, which has been dangerously miscast as a threat to national security.

Ivie, a former US Navy petty officer. When a book like Narratives of Dissent appears, we realize that we have been waiting for it for years. This collection of essays explores not only the many obvious representations of war and conflict in Israel but also those that tend to fall under the radar of scholarly studies.

The rhetorical presumption of war's necessity makes violence regrettable, but seemingly sane, and functions to shame anyone who opposes military action. The author proposes that the presence of dissent is actually a healthy sign of democratic citizenship, and a responsible act, which has been dangerously miscast as a threat to national security.

Protecting the Freedom to Dissent During War. Stone has written an important, indeed necessary, book on a freedom indispensable, as Justice Louis D. Brandeis put it, to "the discovery and.

The best books on dissent, recommended by acclaimed author and history professor at Yale University, Timothy Snyder. He tells us what today’s dissidents can learn from the experience of Eastern Europe.

Dissent: Perspectives from the Book of Mormon Lynn D. Wardle. Abstract: Most scriptural references to dissent are in the Book of Book of Mormon teaches that dissension is a cause of evil, suffering, and destruction; some dissenters undergo a hardening, while others may be reclaimed; preaching the gospel is the best way to reclaim dissenters; after patient endurance, compulsion may.

For this podcast edition recorded at a special event for Dissent Solidarity Subscribers, Tim spoke with Elizabeth Hinton about her new book, From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime (Harvard University Press, ). Use the player to listen to a recording of their conversation, or.

Arguing About War, a collection of essays published in Dissent, The New Republic, Social Research and elsewhere, is Walzer’s first book since then about international affairs. Although the book.

Patriotic Dissent: America in the Age of Endless War Available September This incendiary work by Daniel Sjursen is a personal cry from the heart by a once-model US Army officer and West Point graduate who became a military dissenter while still on active duty. Books shelved as dissent: Beautiful Souls: Saying No, Breaking Ranks, and Heeding the Voice of Conscience in Dark Times by Eyal Press, Occupy by Noam Cho.

Not for Russia, the USA, or anyone else. This is why “the Russian threat” is being marketed as an “attack on democratic values” and “an attempt to sow division,” and so on. Because the war the corporatocracy is waging is not a war against Russia, the nation.

The war they are fighting is a counter-insurgency. The Verso Book of Dissent should be in the arsenal of every rebel who understands that words and ideas are the ultimate weapons. “ The Verso Book of Dissent shows the many ways in which the constant struggle to create a better world has broken through the walls of apathy and acquiescence.”.

The Great Dissent takes us back to the time when a collection of great men--including Free Speech in Wartime from the Sedition Act of to the War on Terrorism “The Great Dissent is that rare book that combines first-rate scholarship with brilliant storytelling.

Bursting with intimate details and colorful characters, it brings to life Cited by: 4. Dissent from the Homeland is a book about patriotism, justice, revenge, American history and symbology, art and terror, and pacifism. Radhabinod Pal (27 January – 10 January ) was an Bengali jurist from British India present day Bangladesh, who was a member of the United Nations' International Law Commission from to He was one of three Asian judges appointed to the International Military Tribunal for the Far East, the "Tokyo Trials" of Japanese war crimes committed during the Second World mater: Presidency College, Calcutta (now.

Dissent excerpted from the book The Other Israel Voices of Refusal and Dissent After the war, in a week or two, or a month, or maybe much longer, reporters will have to confront the things they wrote and said.

Or maybe they won't. The archives are full of dusty folders full of the articles that appeared before the Yom Kippur War, and those. In theory, the so-called dissent channel could help serve as a way to prevent foreign-policy disasters—such as the Vietnam War—by allowing even the most junior officers to.

dissent: [noun] difference of opinion: such as. religious nonconformity. a justice's nonconcurrence with a decision of the majority — called also#R##N# dissenting opinion. political opposition to. The Dissent Papers is an outstanding account of dissent in the State Department since the Second World War.

I know of no other work that treats the issue in this synoptic manner. The volume's later chapters present new material in a particularly subtle and provocative way. The book is fresh, unique, and stimulating. Dissent exploded in the “long” s. Starting with civil rights protests in the last years of the s and not culminating until the end of the Vietnam War in the mids the United States experienced an explosion of dissent, demonstrations, disturbances, riots, and rebellion.

Everything was fair game. The Verso Book of Dissent is an anthology of dissenting voices. Starting circa BCE with "The Tale of the Eloquent Peasant" it continues chronologically through to with Bree Newsome's "Now is the Time for Change". The collection includes extracts from books and speeches, but also song lyrics, poetry and even graffiti slogans.4/5.

He is currently writing a book about soldier protest during the Vietnam War. This Radical Objects post draws from an essay he wrote called “Paper Soldiers: The Ally and the GI Underground Press during the Vietnam War,” published in the collection Protest on the Page: Essays on Print and the Culture of Dissent since Patriotic Dissent Books is an independent book distributor that is thoroughly committed to freedom of speech in these very controversial times.

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