- Defiant was the wrong word for him. [http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/01/nyregion/daniel-j-berrigan-defiant-priest-who-preached-pacifism-dies-at-94.html]
It is weird he (and his nun friends) have been on my mind all week. And for no particular reason. Other than that there has been all this talk about revolution by folks who have no clue about what it takes to accomplish activism. Father Berrigan (and i believe he had a brother too) had some idea. He regularly put his life on the line.