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Fifty years ago, Bob Graf and 13 of his friends broke into nine neighboring draft boards in a Milwaukee office building, grabbed thousands of 1-A records, doused them in homemade napalm in a nearby park and set them afire.
The latest news on active nonviolence: Ten activists cited for trespassing at naval base; Poor People's Campaign launched; Maryland recognizes "Catonsville Nine" protest with memorial marker.
Appreciation: In ways big and small, Catholicism animated a half-century of service by a woman who could never fully embrace its particulars. Davida Coady died May 3 at age 80.
Morning Briefing: Convicted Guam archbishop at papal event; Memories of Daniel Berrigan; Caring for the mentally ill; Betsy DeVos on a Catholic campus; How many gun owners are there in America?