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April 1982 Issue - 24 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-5
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 6-11
Some good words for civil servants... Reagan's balletomanes... and other odds and ends.
Special Section: Defending America
- 35 Ways to Cut the Defense Budget, pp. 12-14
A strong military doesn't have to bankrupt us.
- One Way to Start: How David Stockman Wanted to Do It, pp. 15-21
Eleven billion dollars in savings he can't admit to now.
- Two Case Studies: The Bradley Fighting Vehicle, pp. 22-26
The sophisticated armored personnel carrier and the simple anti-tank weapon have one th...
- Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 27-29
- Two Case Studies, pp. 30-33
Three Modest Proposals
- Forget the Persian Gulf, p. 34
- Draft the Rich , p. 35
- Get Out of Europe , pp. 36-38
- Memo of the Month, pp. 39-40
- The D.C.A.T., pp. 41-48
One wrong answer and it's back to Butte.
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 49
- Present at the Fabrication, pp. 50-54
I helped Henry Kissinger create history.
- Who's Who, p. 55
- Political Puzzle, p. 56
- Where to Stay in Washington, p. 57
[+] On Political Books (Review) , pp. 58-60
The Soviet Estimate, by John Prados
- The Soviet Estimate by John Prados
[+] Political Booknotes (5 Reviews) , p. 61
[+] Review Controlling the Bomb, by Lewis A. Dunn (Review) , p. 61
- Controlling the Bomb by Lewis A. Dunn
[+] Review Guide to the Federal Budget, by Stanley E. Col... (Review) , p. 61
- Guide to the Federal Budget by Stanley E. Collender
[+] Review A Higher Form of Killing, by Robert Harris and... (Review) , p. 61
- A Higher Form of Killing by Robert Harris and Jeremy Paxman
[+] Review John Foster Dulles: The Road to Power, by Rona... (Review) , p. 61
- John Foster Dulles: The Road to Power by Ronald W. Pruessen
[+] Review The Kennedy Imprisonment, by Garry Wills (Review) , pp. 61-64
- The Kennedy Imprisonment by Garry Wills
- Cover photograph