sabato 27 maggio 2017

America Magazine
(Zac Davis) I have been thinking about Dan Berrigan lately. I know what you’re thinking: “you and everyone else at a Jesuit institution.” But it’s not like that. Maybe it is because I was late to the Jesuit party (there were no Jesuits where I grew up in Ohio, so I missed out on older generation’s lore and legend), but I had only heard of the famed Berrigan brothers in passing. I had not heard of the Catonsville Nine, or of his time on the F.B.I’s most wanted list and his comical evasion from J. Edgar Hoover that preceded three years in prison and decades of peace activism. (...)