Tuesday September 22, 2009
5:30ish to 8:00 pm
28551 Schoolcraft Road
Discussing chapter 10 of America's Great Depression and Scott Horton's interview of Daniel Lakemacher and if there's interest, a related interview with Adam Szyper Seibert.
Chapter 10: 1931-"The Tragic Year"
Scott Horton Interviews Daniel Lakemacher
September 16, 2009
Daniel Lakemacher, founder of the website WarIsImmoral.com, discusses his conscientious objector (CO) discharge from the U.S. Navy, how the experience of working at Guantanamo and (independently) learning about the libertarian “non-aggression principle” changed his mind about war and justice, the process of becoming a CO and how the military defines morality in terms of obedience/disobedience.
MP3 here. (25:03)
Daniel Lakemacher was discharged as a conscientious objector from the U.S. Navy on 09/11/09. He is the founder of the website WarIsImmoral.com
Scott Horton Interviews Adam Szyper-Seibert
September 12, 2009
Adam Szyper-Seibert, counselor and office manager at Courage to Resist, discusses Lt. Ehren Watada’s successful resistance to an Iraq deployment, the year-long waiting list for treatment at the VA, the fraternal bonds that keep reenlistment rates high, increased military success (since WWII) in training soldiers to be hate-driven killers and the “Ft. Bragg 50″ who are held without charges in degrading conditions.
MP3 here. (38:01)
Adam Szyper-Seibert is a counselor and office manager at Courage to Resist, an organization that provides support to military resisters.