WHEREAS, previous General Assemblies of the Unitarian Universalist
Association have passed resolutions which have:
WHEREAS, registration for the Selective Service System is a first step toward
resumption of military conscription and represents a further move toward
militarizing our society and is evidence of a growing reliance on military
responses to world conflict situations;
BE IT RESOLVED: That the 1980 General Assembly of the Unitarian Universalist
Association call upon its societies to establish, support, and encourage
educational and counseling programs, so that all men and women may make informed
decisions regarding registration for the draft and the option of conscientious
objection or non-violent civil disobedience, with particular concern for those
forced to consider military service by pressures of economic or racial
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