draft evader

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Synonyms for draft evader

someone who is drafted and illegally refuses to serve


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Above all, my results reinforce a previous study by researcher Rene Kasinsky that described draft evaders in Canada as comprised mostly of "independent thinkers and non-conformists.
While the book's central purpose is to deal with the Canadian social movement's response to the arrival and needs of war resisters, the author nevertheless argues that such discussions about the differences within categories of draft evaders, for example, create "[f]alse polarities between voluntary expatriates and political exiles, the politically motivated and those who were not, and so on" (p.
In 1977, US President Jimmy Carter granted a full, complete and unconditional pardon to all Vietnam-era draft evaders.
Stern has barred draft evaders and army dropouts from performing at military functions.
They may engage in civil disobedience by aiding draft evaders or disrupting military operations.
But ultimately more than 330,000 were classified as draft evaders.
President Jimmy Carter pardoned Vietnam-era draft evaders who fled to other countries.
In 1977, President Jimmy Carter, center, pardoned almost all Vietnam War draft evaders.
After surviving that fire, I needed water imagery, and so I wrote a story about draft evaders going to Hawaii.