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Question 1: Since the 1970s, criticism has also come from liberals within the Society of Friends, who charge that AFSC has drifted from its Quaker roots and has become indistinguishable from other ________.
GreenpeaceAdvocacy groupDirect actionStop the War Coalition

Question 2: [4] Some Jews have taken aim at AFSC for what they charge is an ________ bias.
AntisemitismReligious antisemitismThe HolocaustRacial antisemitism

Question 3: QUNO is overseen by the ________.
Friends World Committee for ConsultationGeorge FoxAmerican Friends Service CommitteeYearly Meeting

Question 4: The AFSC also has worked extensively as part of the peace movement, especially work to stop the production and deployment of ________.
Nuclear weapons testingNuclear arms raceNuclear proliferationNuclear weapon

Question 5: During the 1930s and 1940s, the AFSC helped refugees escape from ________, provided relief for children on both sides of the Spanish Civil War, and provided relief to refugees in Vichy France.
Axis powersNazismAdolf HitlerNazi Germany

Question 6: Beginning in 1966, the AFSC developed programs to help children and provided medical supplies and artificial limbs to civilians in both ________ and South Vietnam.
Democratic KampucheaLaosNorth KoreaNorth Vietnam

Question 7: During the ________-Biafran War, the AFSC provided relief to civilians on both the Nigerian and Biafran sides of the conflict.
KenyaNigeriaSudanSierra Leone

Question 8: They also developed plans for dealing with the ________, since it was very inconsistent in its dealing with religious objectors to previous wars.
United States ArmyUnited States Marine CorpsUnited States Army AfricaUnited States armed forces

Question 9: They developed ideas for alternative service that could be done directly in the battle zones of northern ________.
ItalyUnited KingdomFranceCanada

Question 10: The group was founded in 1917 as a combined effort by American members of the Religious Society of Friends and assisted civilian victims of ________.
Military strategyWarAerial warfareMilitary history

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