Subject:

Don McNeill

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2011

    The American Dream & Hunter Thompson's 'Fear & Loathing'

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. July 13, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 28 The American Dream & Hunter Thompson's 'Fear & Loathing' By Lucian K. Truscott IV I was in the market for a used motorcycle a few weeks ago. Not a big one, but not a puny one, either: perhaps a 350 Hond ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2010

    Don McNeill, Documenter of the Hippie Explosion, 1945-1968

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. August 15, 1968, Vol. XIII, No. 44 A Death in the Family by Leticia Kent We have had a death in the family. Don McNeill accidentally drowned last Saturday night near his rented summer cottage in Monroe, New York. He was 23 years old. T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2010

    Nat Hentoff on the Police Riot Against Yippies at Grand Central

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 4, 1968, Vol. XIII, No. 25 Keeping the Cops From Rioting by Nat Hentoff As Don McNeill's story in last week's Voice made clear -- much, much clearer than any of the writing in the Times on the event -- members of the police force ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2010

    Bummer, Man: LBJ Getting Serious About This Narc Thing

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 14, 1968, Vol. XIII, No. 22 Lining Up the Big Guns; Crackdown on the Way? by Don McNeill A paranoid might observe the proposed increase in federal penalties for the manufacture and sale of LSD, the proposed consolidation of all f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2010

    Oh, Those Hippies: A Store Where Everything Is Free

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. September 28, 1967, Vol. XII, No. 50 Everything's Free, But Don't Steal It By Don McNeill The one rule was "No Stealing." Aside from that, it was a free-for-all from the moment the Diggers opened the doors to the Free Store Thursday n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2010

    The Sheep Meadow Will Never Be The Same: Peace March 1967

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 20, 1967, Vol. XII, No. 27 Huge Peace March Spans Wide Social Spectrum By Don McNeill and Leticia Kent The theme of the demonstration was "The Bread is Rising" -- a slogan that dates from the French Revolution. And the April 15 S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2010

    Clip Job: Stokely Carmichael -- He Turns Them On

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 29, 1966, Vol. XII, No. 11 Stokely Carmichael: He Turns Them On By Don McNeill The Village Theater audience was still vibrating from the black soul-sounds of Marion Brown and Jackie McLean when Stokely Carmichael bounded on ... More >>

  • News

    January 1, 2008

    Nat Hentoff's Greatest Hits

    Excerpts from his first 50 years at the Voice

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    1966–1975 Peace & Protest

    From the Summer of Love to Women's Lib, Gay Rights and Black Panthers

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005
  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    In Praise of Personal Journalism

    Throwing off the shackles of the conventional press

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