James Wechsler

  • 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

    August 6, 2009

    Clip Job: Bobby the K

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesSeptember 24, 1964, Vol. IX, No. 49Bobby the KBy Nat HentoffI am voting for neither Kennedy nor Keating so this is not an attempt to proselytize. It is, however, an attempt to begin to indicate how difficult it is going to be to change the Dem ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2009

    Clip Job: Jack Newfield's Mugging!

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesJuly 9, 1964, Vol. IX, No. 38The Town Hall 'Mugging'By Nat HentoffI had been anxious to find out what had happened at Town Hall on June 15 when "The Black Revolution and the White Backlash" was discussed by Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Lorraine Hansber ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2009

    Clip Job: Jack Newfield's 'Mugging the White Liberal'

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesJune 25, 1964, Vol. IX, No. 36Mugging the White LiberalBy Jack NewfieldImagine three goldfish dropped into a fish tank filled with sharks. Or imagine Billy Budd mugged by the Emperor Jones.Then you might have some idea of the malevolent and paran ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2008
  • News

    January 1, 2008

    Nat Hentoff's Greatest Hits

    Excerpts from his first 50 years at the Voice