Cal Tzedek: Another Refusenik Jailed

Monday, September 27, 2004

Another Refusenik Jailed

"G.S." will be in jail for 28 days for refusing to take part in what he, and many others, feel is an unjust application of military force. The South-African immigrant reservist said "I lived in a society where one group's survival translated into injustice for others. That's the situation in Gaza and I don't want to be part of that."

In an editorial from the same day, Akiva Eldar sarcastically recommends that a national referendum ahead of the Gaza Disengagement Plan (as demanded by the right) include the question: Are you for or against your son or daughter or grandson or granddaughter spending their military service accompanying the children of Netzarim to music lessons?

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