David McReynolds

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2011

    The Orwellian Madness of the Nixon Administration

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. May 4, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 18 The Orwellian President: Vietnam is the struggle By David McReynolds I have, for some time, been bothered by the degree to which my father and Nixon seem alike. I love my father and, while I do not hate ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2010

    Dr. Spock at the Barricades!

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 7, 1967, Vol. XIII, No. 8 Dawn's Early Light On Whitehall Street by Sally Kempton There were two dramatic moments at Tuesday's sit-in demonstration. The first was pure ritual: the arrival of the demonstrators in the pre-dawn d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2009

    This Protesting Vietnam Thing Is Getting Serious

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 30, 1965, Vol. XI, No. 11 Four Indicted for Burning Draft Cards Four young draft-card burners were indicted last week for violating a Federal statute that makes it illegal to mutilate a draft card. They face a maximum of five ... 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

    August 25, 2009

    Clip Job: An Early Vietnam War Protest

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesDecember 24, 1964, Vol. X, No. 10Thomas Hits Viet War at Washington Sq. RallyMore than 1000 people, including turbaned writer Marc Schleifer, bearded, bereted hippies, mothers with baby carriages, and the Police Department's Special Services ( ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2009

    Clip Job: Villagers Declare Peace

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesFebruary 1, 1962, Vol. VII, No. 15Peace Strike Under WayBy Michael SmithHundreds of Villagers and other New Yorkers are putting most of their energies this week into protests against nuclear testing and the "war economy." The Worldwide General St ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2008
  • Specials

    October 18, 2005
  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    The Birth of the 'Voice': 1955–1965

    From the Beats to Civil Rights, Lenny Bruce to Warhol's Factory . . .

  • News

    February 11, 2003

    Don't Fence Them In

    NYC Peace Activists Vow to Face Down Bush's War

  • News

    October 10, 2000

    A Vote for Deep Democracy

    Five Percent of the Vote Means $12 Million Next Time

  • News

    July 20, 1999

    Kosovo— Was There Another Way?

    Only a Dream— a Nonviolent Army?