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The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
November 1990 Issue - 21 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-7
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 8-11
The Battle of Britain fallacy... snobby sex... sanitation spokespeak... the lawyers' la...
The Stupidity of Free-Market Chic . . .
- . . . In the Middle East, pp. 12-18
If Americans understood that there's no such thing as a free market, they'd realize the...
- Monthly Journalism Award, p. 19
- . . . In Eastern Europe, pp. 20-26
How American economics is hurting Polish capitalism.
- Who's Who, p. 27
- . . . In the Stock Market, pp. 28-32
In broker arbitration, brokers decide if brokers broke the law. Guess who usually winds...
- Memo of the Month, p. 33
- . . . In Real Estate, pp. 34-39
You have a lot to thank your real estate agent for: He ripped you off when you bought y...
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 40
- Memo to the New Mayor, pp. 41-46
How to make a big city work.
On Political Books
[+] Manhattan on the Rocks (Review) , pp. 47-49
Moderate black leaders could save New York from the Sharptons and the Brawleys.
- The Closest of Strangers by Jim Sleeper
- Political Puzzle, p. 50
[+] Perot and Con (2 Reviews) , pp. 51-53
What America's most famous billionaire could learn from a South Texas rabbi.
- Irreconcilable Differences by Doron P. Levin
- Perot by Todd Mason
[+] Political Booknotes (6 Reviews) , p. 54
[+] Review Keeper of the Gate, by Selwa Roosevelt (Review) , p. 54
- Keeper of the Gate by Selwa Roosevelt
[+] Review In the Time of Tyrants, by Richard M. Koster a... (Review) , pp. 54-55
- In the Time of Tyrants by Richard M. Koster and Guillermo Sanchez
[+] Review Good Intentions, by Bruce Nussbaum (Review) , p. 56
- Good Intentions by Bruce Nussbaum
[+] Review Turks and Brahmins, by Ellen Joan Pollock (Review) , p. 57
- Turks and Brahmins by Ellen Joan Pollock
[+] Review Making All the Difference, by Martha Minow (Review) , p. 58
- Making All the Difference by Martha Minow
[+] Review Blood, Class, and Nostalgia, by Christopher Hi... (Review) , pp. 59-62
- Blood, Class, and Nostalgia by Christopher Hitchens
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