The New Republic Archives
The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
May 14, 2001 Issue - 19 Articles
- Correspondence, pp. 6-7
The difference between Matthew Shepard and Jesse Dirkhising, etc.
- TRB: Downsize, pp. 8-10
What TNR doesn't understand about taxes
- Anti-Hero, p. 11
Why is everyone rushing to absolve Bob Kerrey?
- Notebook, pp. 12-13
Our appalling China policy (continued), etc.
- White House Watch: Double Play, pp. 14-15
Bush's two-pronged attack
- On the Hill: Central Casting, pp. 16-17
GOP House moderates cave
- Costly, pp. 18-19
AT&T takes a stand for free speech
- Without Merit, pp. 20-22
Conservatives say recent court decisions against affirmative action promote color-blind...
- State Unfair, pp. 23-24
If George W. likes Israel so much, why is his administration bashing it? Because W. isn...
- Bully Pulpit, pp. 25-27
In the quest to explain why kids shoot up their schools, bulling is the hot new idea. T...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Checkmating and Mating (2 Reviews) , p. 28
The Luzhin Defence (2001 Film), by Marleen Gorris
- The Luzhin Defence (2001 Film) by Marleen Gorris
- Bridget Jones's Diary (2001 Film) by Sharon Maguire
- On Theater: Mind Over Material, pp. 29-30
The Invention of Love is obnoxiously cerebral. Mnemonic is artfully so
- Why Literature?, pp. 31-35
[+] The End of History (Review) , pp. 36-40
Troublemaker, by Kathleen Burk
- Troublemaker by Kathleen Burk
[+] Tablets to Books (Review) , pp. 41-43
Libraries in the Ancient World, by Lionel Casson
- Libraries in the Ancient World by Lionel Casson
- Flight, p. 44
[+] Just the Facts (Review) , pp. 45-49
Plowing the Dark, by Richard Powers
- Plowing the Dark by Richard Powers
- Washington Diarist: Tempest in a Sandbox, pp. 50-52
- On the Cover: Photo