The Washington Monthly Archives
The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
April 1998 Issue - 21 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-3
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 4-8
The Return of the House Call... FDR's Affairs ... Black and White Justice... The Case o...
- The Right-Winger to Watch, pp. 9-13
Gary Bauer is smart, savvy, not afraid to rock the Republican boat -- and a possible pr...
- The Fall Guy, pp. 14-18
How The New York Times, The Washington Post, and the independent counsel law screwed Br...
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 19
- A Health-Care Plan Most of Us Could Buy, pp. 20-23
It's right under Congress' nose.
- Who's Who, pp. 24-25
- Out of Sight, Out of Mind, pp. 26-29
New York City's new homeless policy.
- Memo of the Month, p. 30
- What One Doctor Learned, pp. 31-32
Going from policy making to caring for real patients at an inner-city clinic.
- Monthly Journalism Award, p. 33
Art & Politics
- The Walter Winchell of the Elites, pp. 34-35
The triumph of celebrityism in high-brow America.
On Political Books
[+] Class of '94: The Morning After (Review) , pp. 36-37
Why the Republican Revolution didn't pan out.
- The Freshmen by Linda Killian
[+] Foreign Service Daze (Review) , pp. 38-39
A veteran diplomat recalls life in an obscure outpost.
- Our Man in Belize by Richard Timothy Conroy
[+] Up From the Ghetto (Review) , pp. 40-42
How a boy from Southeast D.C. made it to the Ivy League.
- A Hope in the Unseen by Ron Suskind
[+] The Great Divide (Review) , p. 43
The Other Side of the River, by Alex Kotlowitz
- The Other Side of the River by Alex Kotlowitz
[+] Mutually Assured Denial (Review) , pp. 44-45
Articles of Faith, by Cynthia Gorney
- Articles of Faith by Cynthia Gorney
[+] The Lessons of Chechnya (Review) , pp. 46-47
Chechnya: Calamity in the Caucasus, by Carlotta Gall and Thomas de Waal
- Chechnya: Calamity in the Caucasus by Carlotta Gall and Thomas de Waal
[+] Programmed to Fail (Review) , pp. 48-49
Standards for Our Schools, by Marc S. Tucker and Judy B. Codding
- Standards for Our Schools by Marc S. Tucker and Judy B. Codding
[+] Arianna's World (Review) , pp. 50-51
Greetings from the Lincoln Bedroom, by Arianna Huffington
- Greetings from the Lincoln Bedroom by Arianna Huffington
[+] Media Cynics (Review) , pp. 52-54
Spin Cycle, by Howard Kurtz
- Spin Cycle by Howard Kurtz