TITLE

War Tax Resister in Court

PUB. DATE
July 1989
SOURCE
Social Alternatives;Jul89, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
24568614

 

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