Quoted from Spider3582:
Sorry I can't feel the same way .The man refused to go into the draft . Believe in it or not why is he more important than all the soldiers who went into the draft , fought , and what does it say to the men women and family's who lost loved ones. What if everybody refused to do that. The draft sucked I'm not disputing that but he was a great boxer not a great man
He was only one of 170,000 who applied as conscientious objectors during Vietnam. The final result was that the Supreme Court of The United States stated that he wasn't a draft dodger by a vote of 8-0.