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"Check List on Simple Living" (FJ April 15, 1975)

60th Anniversary December 2015

Poverty and the testimony of simplicity.

Trevor Johnson is the editorial fellow at Friends Journal through Quaker Voluntary Service’s second-year Alumni Fellows program.

Posted in: December 2015: Economic Justice and Poverty, From the Archives
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60th Anniversary: Books

A look back at 60 years of Quaker reading.

Trevor Johnson is the editorial fellow at Friends Journal through Quaker Voluntary Service’s second year Alumni Fellows program.

Posted in: From the Archives, November 2015: Books and Pop Culture
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Reflections on Selma: What Quakers Were Saying in 1965

Commentary about Selma from the Friends Journal archives

Gail Whiffen Coyle is associate editor of Friends Journal.

Posted in: From the Archives, Online Features
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Friends Journal comments on MLK Jr.‘s 1964 Nobel Peace Prize win

Today marks 50 years since Martin Luther King Jr. was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on October 14, 1964. At 35 […]

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Valerie Bertinelli and James Claypoole’s Letter Book

Actress Valerie Bertinelli’s Quaker ancestry and a review of James Claypoole’s Letter Book ( FJ Nov. 15, 1967).

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Where Have All The Flowers Gone

Where Have All the Flowers Gone: Stories, Songs, Seeds, Robberies

From the Friends Journal archive, a 1995 review of the musical autobiography of Pete Seeger, who passed away January 27, […]

Jean Putnam is a member of Yellow Springs (Ohio) Meeting and co-director of Friends Music Camp. (From the November 1995 Friends Journal)

Posted in: From the Archives
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From the Archives: Book Reviews of Young Adult Friends’ Picks

Out of the 14 books (and 1 blog) recommended by young adult Friends in the November 2013 issue, 5 titles […]

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From the Archives: Light on Death Row

“I know that opposing the death penalty will not be easy for U.S. Friends, as the tide of public opinion […]

Biography from the 1996 issue: Jan Arriens is an English Quaker of Dutch descent. He studied at Cambridge, spent ten years as a diplomat in the Australian Foreign Service, and has been a freelance translator for the past 17 years.

Posted in: From the Archives, September 2013
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Friends Journal 1958 coverage of the Golden Rule

In 1958, Friends Journal was a weekly publication and published frequent updates about the status of the Golden Rule.

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