Prominent Jewish civil-rights activist and anti-war protestor who got himself arrested countless situations for objecting to the united states involvement in the next World War. He started his streak of protest jailings in WW II, when he offered 20 days being a conscientious objector. He was area of the initial Freedom Trip in the South, and was imprisoned using the three various other men getting involved in the willful lawbreaking, and sentenced to thirty days hard labor. He was created in NEW YORK the kid of Jewish immigrants in the Ukraine, and was raised steeped in zionism and socialism. While he was pressing for more serves of civil disobedience in the Civil Privileges movements, various other market leaders like Thurgood Marshall advocated against it, stating it would just result in slaughter.