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In Retrospect

The Antiwar Protester Who Set Himself on Fire Under Robert McNamara's Window

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Greg Mitchell

Norman Morrison, a Quaker from Baltimore, handed his infant daughter off to a bystander, doused himself with kerosene and set himself ablaze under McNamara's window at the Pentagon.

The McNamara I Knew

Gordon Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gordon Goldstein

Never before has an American political figure so passionately evaluated his own failings or so determinedly sought to understand the lessons of a tragic war.