Subject:

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

    Villagers Declare Peace in 1962

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. February 1, 1962, Vol. VII, No. 15 Peace Strike Under Way By Michael Smith Hundreds 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 G ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2008

    The Mad Mongolian, and Norman Mailer, Too!

    The best our police can do is spend a month organizing a raid in the Village to pick up a pound of marijuana!

  • 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

    June 17, 2008

    Politics and the Beat Generation

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 28, 1959, Vol. IV, No. 14 The Beat Generation By Jerry Hopkins "The beat smokes marijuana, chews piote, and drives a motorcycle because he wants to live by experience," the speaker said. "The only way he can define hims ... More >>

  • 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?

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