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'Muste, A. J. (Abraham John), 1885-1967'

A. J. Muste; A.J. Muste; Abraham John Muste; Abraham Johannes Muste; Abraham J. Muste

A. J. Muste was born in Holland, moved with his family to the United States at six, and later attended Union Theological Seminary and became a minister in the Dutch Reformed Church. He was a pacifist and life-long advocate for peace and civil rights, working with such groups at the Fellowship of Reconciliation (FOR), the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), and the War Resisters League. Even in his later years, he continued his opposition to war in resisting United States involvement in Vietnam.

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