Marian Franz


Marian Franz born Newton, KS October 12, 1930 (d. 2006). Mennonite; tax resister; founder of Peace Tax Fund, 1982; Conscience and Peace Tax International, 1994.


"(War taxes) kill twice. First, they directly enable war. . . Second, taxes allocated for war represent a distortion of priorities. Money is taken away from the important work of healing and is spent to destroy and kill." (photo Peace Tax Fund)