Dan Wakefield

Dan Wakefield covered civil rights for The Nation from 1955-1963. His books include New York in the Fifties and Going All the Way. Wakefield’s other writing can be found on his website.

Before Roe v. Wade: The Doctor Hero of Ivy League Women

Before Roe v. Wade: How to Get a “Therapeutic Abortion”

Charles Webb Enters Heaven

From Emmett Till to George Floyd