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one that opposes another in a battle, contest, controversy, or debate

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The question may also be put this way: are those who oppose the participation of individuals in war resisters if they do not oppose the country's collective participation?
His insistence that church ministry was more important, that military chaplaincy could replace combat, and that Pentecostals deserved treatment equal to other denominations, illustrates that the motivations of religious war resisters were often complex.
In her book "Feeling the Light Within, I Walk," longtime war-tax resister and Eugene activist Peg Morton revisits words she once wrote to the IRS: "I am firmly convinced that the ever-increasing devotion of our world's resources .
Resister Charlie Schafflie recalls coming to Toronto and spending his entire first day in the TADP offices, eventually finding lodging and people who would aid in his adjustment to life in Toronto.
Sarah Bjorknas, a co-ordinator for the War Resisters Support Campaign, said Long would be returned to his unit based in Fort Knox, Kentucky.
34) A kind of counter-argument can be found in Peppers's suggestion that the Oankali/human symbiosis is not unproblematic and that it frightens the resister humans the same way that humans fear beneficial symbioses--for example, mitochondria, beneficial types of bacteria--except that slavery provides a 'good historical reason' for the former.
In one instance, a federal judge in Utah sentenced a resister to five years' incarceration.
I am a Vietnam War resister at the War Resisters Support Campaign.
Philip Berrigan was a macho, gung ho soldier in World War II who became a war resister.
Under the Anso umbrella brand, Honeywell offers Anso Crush Resister II, Anso Crush Resister III TLC and Anso Caress, and each of these qualities comes in different luster levels, dye levels and so on.
Without the support of his religious leaders or nation, this controversial resister refused the Army's sweetheart deal, suffered the wrath of millions of fans, and surrendered his title and livelihood in service of his conscience.
According to the new provisions of Article 3 of this decree, the maximum monthly amount of the allowance paid to the resisters is set at 350 dinars.
While the narrative of the lives of the three resisters in the 2012 break-in is central, the players are many Scientists and politicians, bureaucrats and judges, jurists and attorneys, diplomats and ordinary people --each has an important role and a decided opinion.
War Resisters in Canada, edited by Sarah Hipworth and Luke Stewart and published by Iguana Books, I would review it impartially.