James Wilson

  • Books

    August 10, 2011

    Whip It Good

    With In Defense of Flogging, Peter Moskos ponders a return to the lash

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2010

    Jack Newfield on John Lindsay's Re-Election: No Cosmic Significance

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. November 13, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 57 There Was No Mystery by Jack Newfield Columnists and politicians seem intent on extracting cosmic meanings from John Lindsay's re-election victory. They see the end of the two-party system, a mandate ... 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 >>

  • Specials

    October 26, 2004
  • News

    August 31, 2004

    The Honor Roll

    Doormen in blue: The guest list at Pier 57

  • Books

    September 10, 2002
  • NYC Life

    November 7, 2000

    Better Off Wed

    Harvard Punts a Conservative Book

  • News

    December 22, 1998

    Civil War

    Impeachment Hawks Eye Death of New Deal

  • News

    October 6, 1998

    Spycam City

    The Surveillance Society: Part One