War Tax Resister in Court

July 1989
Social Alternatives;Jul89, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p59
Academic Journal
The article reports that Robert Burrowers, a nonviolent activist and peace researcher will appear in court in order to defend his war tax resistance over the past six years in Australia. Burrowers has a conscientious object to paying taxes for war and military spending and his tax redirection is a protest against the Australian Government's complicity in the nuclear arms race through its uranium mining policies, the acceptance of foreign military bases on Aboriginal soil and the encourangement of visits by nuclear warships to Australian ports.


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