Marlene Nadle

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2010

    Charlie Rangel's Back Pages: 'If I Can Be a Congressman, Anybody Can Be a Congressman.'

    ​As we wait to learn the fate of Charlie Rangel, that old Harlem lion who may be hit with a telephone-sized House ethics complaint any minute now unless he cuts a deal to cop a plea, it's a good time for a short trot down memory lane. Here are a few takes from the Voice's (very spotty) digital ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Blacks, Hippies...Now Women Want Equal Rights Too?

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. May 15, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 31 Radical Women: 'We'd Rather Do It Ourselves' by Marlene Nadle The feminine mystique has come to the Movement. The frustrated suburban housewife is not alone. The woman stifled in the home is being joined ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2009

    Clip Job: Burying Malcolm X

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesMarch 4, 1965, Vol. X, No. 20Burying Malcolm XBy Marlene NadleIt was a strange funeral on Saturday. At Faith Temple, Church of God in Christ, the altar was decorated with policemen. In a bronze coffin El-Hajj Malik Shabazz, wrapped in the whit ... More >>

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    The Birth of the 'Voice': 1955–1965

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