Elizabeth McAlister

Elizabeth McAlister was a founding member of Jonah House, a Catholic resistance community in Baltimore. She now lives in New York City. 

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A Community Of Sanity

by Elizabeth McAlister 05-01-1983

A friend, actually the first of many, once asked me a question: "Why do we choose civil disobedience over the more acceptable forms of protest?" The question seemed incorrect.

The Concern Is For Human Life

by Elizabeth McAlister 11-01-1980

Phil and I have two children: Frida, age 6, and Jerome, age 5. They are one year and two weeks apart.

Strengthen All Feeble Arms, Steady All Tottering Knees

An interview with Liz McAllister, Dan Berrigan and Phil Berrigan.