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February 5, 1990 Issue - 19 Articles
- TRB: Invidious Distinctions, pp. 4-5
Supporters of affirmative action need to ask whether the plums being divide should exis...
- Correspondence, p. 6
Glory, cancer wars, Catholic writers, etc.
- Liberty or Union?, pp. 7-8
Gorbachev's Lithuanian trip shows just how explosive ethnic problems remain throughout ...
- Notebook, p. 9
Bush's big fib, Atwater's ego, etc.
- White House Watch: The Unkindest Cut, pp. 9-11
Bush's plan to quash Senator Moynihan's politically brilliant proposal to cut Social Se...
- Menorah Wars, pp. 12-13
The Supreme Court's hair-splitting about winter holiday symbols has deposited a large r...
- The Buck Stops, pp. 14-16
California is the nation's political piggy bank. Come 1992, the cash will stay in state
- New Masks, Old Faces, p. 17
The composition of Romania's National Salvation Front suggests the Communists aren't fi...
- Street Theater, pp. 18-20
The madman is gone, but in Bucharest the revolutionaries are still demonstrating in the...
- From Russia With Hate, pp. 21-25
The paladins of the New Right in the Soviet Union rant about enemies, from Zionists to ...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: The Past, Future, and Present (3 Reviews) , pp. 26-27
A Flame in My Heart (1987 Film), by Alain Tanner
- A Flame in My Heart (1987 Film) by Alain Tanner
- Music Box (1989 Film) by Constantin Costa-Gavras
- Veronica Cruz (1988 Film) by Miguel Pereira
- Do Not Go Gentle, pp. 28-29
[+] The Closing of the Russian Mind (Review) , pp. 30-33
Russophobia, by Igor R. Shafarevich
- Russophobia by Igor R. Shafarevich
[+] The Fall of Economic Man (3 Reviews) , p. 34
Solomonic Judgements, by Jon Elster
- Solomonic Judgements by Jon Elster
- The Cement of Society by Jon Elster
- Nuts and Bolts for the Social Sciences by Jon Elster
- Two Young Trees Bending in Strong Wind, pp. 35-37
[+] Aaron's Rod (Review) , pp. 38-39
Brooklyn Boy, by Alan Lelchuk
- Brooklyn Boy by Alan Lelchuk
[+] Upstairs, Downstairs (Review) , pp. 40-42
The Emergence of the Middle Class, by Stuart M. Blumin
- The Emergence of the Middle Class by Stuart M. Blumin
- Washington Diarist: Sermons, pp. 43-44
What George Bush would have heard if he had gone to church on New Year's Eve