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Activist with Baltimore roots languishes in Georgia jail | Baltimore Sun op-ed

Many Baltimore readers older than 60 will likely be familiar with the names Elizabeth McAlister and Philip Berrigan, who founded Jonah House, the Baltimore-based resistance community that’s long served as a training ground for scores of war resisters.

Elizabeth McAlister with her husband, the late Philip Francis Berrigan, an American peace activist and Roman Catholic priest.

The former priest and nun joined forces in the 1960s to form one of most potent and creative anti-war duos this nation has ever seen.

Source: Activist with Baltimore roots languishes in Georgia jail – Baltimore Sun

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