Catholic Worker Movement

  • Books

    March 27, 2013
  • Blogs

    October 13, 2011

    Lawyers and Activists Arrested in Brooklyn Courtroom While Stopping Foreclosures with Song (VIDEO)

    Updated below: the singers have been released. Organizing for Occupation co-sponsored the first Occupy Wall Street action in Brooklyn today, and it didn't disappoint in terms of adding some Brooklyn flair to the once Manhattan bound scene. About a hundred people rallied outside Brooklyn Supreme Co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2009

    Clip Job: Peace March, 1966

    Ginsberg at the Peace March, photo by Fred W. McDarrah​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 31, 1966, Vol. XI, No. 24 Peace March, 1966 By Paul Warren I live on 103rd Street near Central Park West, one of the very few whites in a block of Negroes and Puerto Ricans. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2009

    Fug You -- Hanging with Ed Sanders

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 27, 1966, Vol. XI, No. 15 Rolling Stoned with Joyous 'Pornographer' By Stephanie Harrington Ed Sanders: "Fuck You" editor - publisher - printer - conceiver. Fugs founder. Pharoah fancier fantastic. Classicist, cigar store cle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Clip Job: At William Buckley's Headquarters on Lindsay's Big Night

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. November 11, 1965, Vol. XI, No. 4 They Burned Their Draft Cards [Caption] THEY BURNED THEIR DRAFT CARDS on Saturday at Union Square in protest against America's role in Vietnam. The protesters -- facing long terms in jail -- are James ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2009

    Clip Job: Newfield in DC -- A Mess of a Vietnam Protest

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives August 19, 1965, Vol. X, No. 44 Some Things Unite Them, Some Things Divide Them By Jack Newfield WASHINGTON D.C. On Sunday, August 8, in front of the White House, a young man, wearing a "Support the National Liberation Front" button, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2008

    Norman Mailer Wouldn't Duck and Cover

    Hiding under your desk during an H-bomb attack? Maybe not so logical.

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2008

    1960 Civil Defense: Duck and Cover!

    You know as well as I do that Civil Defense is a farce

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2008

    Jerry Tallmer Went Too Far!

    I can't be as damning as Jerry Tallmer demands in his piece last week on "He Who Must Die," but his use of the word "Stalinist" and subsequent apologetics was blatantly irresponsible.

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2008

    Dorothy Day Fights 'Civil Defense'

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 15, 1959, Vol. IV, No. 25 People in the Park This Friday at 1:30 in the afternoon, April 17, Dorothy Day, Ammon Hennacy, and a handful of others from the Catholic Worker will sit on the benches in City Hall park. The only thing unusual ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2008

    Dear Voice, 'You Are So Damned Phony'

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. August 6, 1958, Vol. III, No. 41 Still Hope Dear Sirs: I drift away from the Voice because at times you are so damned phony I can't stomach it. And then one day I'll pick it up and read something like "Waiting for God" [by Bernard E. Scott ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2008

    Caroling with Dorothy Day

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 1, 1958, Vol. III, No. 10 Postscript to Christmas By Howard Smith On Christmas Eve, Dorothy Day returned to the Womens House of Detention where she had spent almost a month this summer. With her were fellow members of the Catholic ... More >>

  • News

    January 17, 2006

    Who's Watching?

    NYC activist groups react to new NYPD spy tactics

  • News

    December 6, 2005

    Hunger Strike at the Gates of Guantánamo

    Marchers against torture pledge five-day fast if denied entry

  • News

    November 29, 2005

    Exclusive: Anti-Torture March on Guantánamo

    American activists to walk across Cuba, ask to visit U.S. prisoners

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005
  • Books

    May 13, 2003

    Mass Appeal

    Paul Elie's Catholic Tastes

  • News

    May 1, 2001

    Sacking a Saint

    Giuliani Team Blows a Chance to Protect a Real Catholic Legacy

  • News

    May 4, 1999

    Where Is the Peace Movement?

    Where Is the Democratic Party?

  • News

    April 13, 1999

    Breaking Camp

    Historic Bungalows Face The Bulldozer