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Published by International Arbitration and Peace Association in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL13833030M

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Why Conscription Is Immoral and Impractical. Awarded first place in the Dean Alfange Essay Prize (Hamilton College); Published in What We Think: Young Voters Speak Out (College Tree, ). Called one of the book’s “more effective pieces” by School Library Journal; Published in the Spectator (Hamilton College) in three parts, on Septem Septem and Septem In my opinion, conscription is an evil tantamount to slavery. Conscription is not the same as slavery. The key differences are: Conscription doesn't benefit individual "owners", but society in general (by defeating an outside opponent). Conscription is restricted to a certain amount of time. conscription, compulsory enrollment of personnel for service in the armed forces. Obligatory service in the armed forces has existed since ancient times in many cultures, including the samurai in Japan, warriors in the Aztec Empire, citizen militiamen in ancient Greece and Rome, and aristocrats and their peasants or yeomen during the Middle Ages in Europe. Books shelved as good-moral: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, Wonder by R.J. Palacio, Animal Farm by George Orwell, Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilso.

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