This week’s theme, I Reject, was suggested by a quote from: Ferda Ülker of Turkey. We chose it because today, 15 May, is International Conscientious Objectors Day.
As much as militarism is determined to affect my life, I am determined to continue my struggle.
You can read Ferda Ülker’s whole declaration here: https://wri-irg.org/en/programmes/rrtk/co-declaration/2011/ferda-ulker
The fascinating stories of many British women conscientious objectors in World War 2 are also available here: https://wri-irg.org/en/story/2010/they-said-no-war-british-women-conscientious-objectors-world-war-ii