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Hiller, Ruth

Broadening the concept of resistance in Israel

It is a little known fact that Israel is the only country with mandatory conscription for women.

Chipping away at the core

My son Yinnon Hiller is the first young Israeli to appeal to the Israeli High Court for his human right not to serve in the military on the grounds of his pacifist beliefs and he is one of

A CO in the family

What about the people whose lives are turned upside down when they decide that, yes, they will support their friends or family in their objection to military service. Ruth Hiller describes her experience as a mother of a CO and as a feminist activist.