“I don’t want to pay for what I don’t want. I won’t buy what I don’t want. I’m that way with everything. So, why not war? I don’t want it either.”
Interview on Democracy Now!
“As a matter of deep personal and religious conscience, I join tens of thousands of other U.S. Americans this tax season in resisting federal income tax spent on U.S. military and defense. My convictions call that I refuse, in some way, albeit small, to complicitly fund our excessive military spending and actions…
“I knew that I could never fight in war if called, and this year I take my conviction a step further by resisting my payment of our wars through income tax. I have always believed that violence is not solved by violence, whether in international relations, in our hometowns, or in our personal relationships…”
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