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The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
April 1986 Issue - 18 Articles
- Letters, pp. 1-5
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 6-10
Playing taps all night... NASA's toxic waste... L.A!s tunnel to nowhere... and other od...
- The Mortgaged Generation: Why the Young Can't Afford a House, pp. 11-14
For 20 years after World War II, government made houses more affordable. Today, it make...
- Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 15-19
- Memo of the Month, p. 20
Gaining Ground: Poverty Programs That Work
- Hammers and Nails in Mt. Winans, pp. 21-26
In Baltimore, welfare recipients are learning construction skills and putting them to w...
- From Ouagadougou to Cape Canaveral: Why the Bad News Doesn't Travel Up, pp. 27-31
The boss needs to be told what he doesn't want to hear.
- Who's Who, p. 32
- Whatever Happened to No-Fault?, pp. 33-37
The solution to much of the liability crisis is just under our noses.
- Let Me Say This About That...., pp. 38-46
What a congressman should do after the FBI videotapes him soliciting a 10-year-old Arab...
- Regulations That Work, pp. 47-54
Ten rules that have made our lives better.
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 55
- Political Puzzle, p. 56
[+] Political Booknotes (4 Reviews) , p. 57
[+] Review Home Front, by Patti Davis and Maureen Strange... (Review) , p. 57
- Home Front by Patti Davis and Maureen Strange Foster
[+] Review Conflicts and Contradictions, by Meron Benvenisti (Review) , p. 57
- Conflicts and Contradictions by Meron Benvenisti
[+] Review Chicago Divided, by Paul Kleppner (Review) , p. 58
- Chicago Divided by Paul Kleppner
[+] Review The Handmaid's Tale, by Margaret Atwood (Review) , p. 59
- The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
- The 16th Annual Political Book Award, pp. 60-62