Tag Archives: refusenik

Why I refuse to serve in the IDF: ‘The Occupation is anti-God, anti-Love and staggeringly, constantly violent.’

Posted on October 14, 2012 | The Leftern wall | by Moriel Rothman اقراوا الرسالة بالعربية לקרוא את המכתב בעברית My name is Moriel Zachariah Rothman. I am 23 years old and live in Jerusalem. I lived for most of my life in the United States, but I was born in Jerusalem (and am Jewish) […]

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Israeli Yaniv Mazor, Refusenik sentenced to 20 days in prison on his birthday

  Monday, June 11 2012| Haggai Matar| 972 Magazine   Yaniv Mazor was sentenced this morning by his commander to twenty days in prison for refusing to fulfill his reserve service duties. “This is an army whose main purpose is the maintenance of the occupation regime imposed on millions of people on the West Bank […]

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Action Alert ▶ NOAM GUR (@GNoam) FIRST TERM IN PRISON

– Please distribute widely – Conscientious objector Noam Gur sentenced to prison for her refusal to join the Israeli Army. Noam Gur, 18 year old from, Kiryat Motzkin near Haifa, arrived yesterday morning, Monday, 16 April, to the Induction Base in Tel Hashomer, where she declared her refusal to serve in the Israeli Army as it is […]

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I refuse to perpetuate the rule of terror: Israel’s refuseniks

JfJfP | March 28, 2012 By the only democracy.org 26.03.12 For decades hundreds of Israeli youth have declared at different times and for different reasons that they will refuse to serve in the Israeli military as they see its actions as immoral. Many times, these conscientious objectors (COs) are imprisoned for refusing to serve in […]

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Yonatan Shapira, #Flotilla2 U.S. Boat to Gaza Crew – video

USBOATTOGAZA on Jun 25, 2011 Crew member Yonatan Shapira talks about why he is going aboard the US Boat to Gaza with the Stay Human Flotilla at the end of the month. I was a captain in the Israeli Air Force and a Black-Hawk Pilot until 2003 when together with other pilots I initiated the […]

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Daughter of Mossad Chief: I Refuse to Enlist in the Israeli Military – video

I refuse to take part in the war crimes committed by my country. Violence will not bring any kind of solution, and I shall not commit violence, come what may. Omer Goldman, age 19, Tel Aviv First Prison Sentence: 22nd Sept. – 10th Oct. 2008 (18 days) Second Prison Sentence: 12th – 24th Oct. 2008 […]

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