Information for Young People and Youth Activists

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Resources for educating and organizing

 

The government, Pentagon and military organizations like high school JROTC are working hard to teach young people blind obedience, conformity and the acceptance of violence when it's done by the state. The survival of a civilian democracy depends on our ability to present alternative views, think critically and resist the influence of militarism on our society

 

Are you concerned about?

WHAT YOU CAN DO.pdf (21Kb, rev. 8/26/02)

 

Sample high school leaflet from:


H.S. LEAFLET PDF file (75Kb)

 

Teach Peace:

Let students know what military recruiters are not telling them!


Project on Youth and Non-Military Opportunities (Project YANO)

 

High school Students' Rights:

What Every Student Should Know!

A brochure that briefly summarizes some of the First Amendment and other important rights of high school students. It covers:

High School Rights.pdf (24Kb)

 

Also:

Information specifically about leafleting and petitioning inside and outside schools, by students and nonstudents.e Acrobat PDF Reader must be installed in your browser to view these files. If you dot have it, click on the running man below.

Guide for H.S. Leafleting and Petitioning.pdf (42Kb)

Suggestions for high school students who object tothe "Pledge of Allegiance."

Resisting the Pledge (42Kb)

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