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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
July 30, 1990 Issue - 17 Articles
- TRB: Fear of Change, pp. 4-5
Making the dollar great again
- Correspondence, p. 6
New York race wars, flagging issue, Grenada revisited, etc.
- Pax Kapital, pp. 7-8
No single forum can keep order in the post-cold war world. So let a hundred summits bloom
- Notebook, p. 9
Malaysia takes Bill Bennett's advice, the priest shortage, etc.
- The Gorbachev Team, pp. 10-11
A secret question-and-answer session offers a glimpse of what the Communist Party's ref...
- Bloody Romania, pp. 12-15
A long history of persecutions, tyrants, and massacres may be part of the reason democr...
- Homage to Golania, pp. 16-17
Some of the miners breaking heads in Bucharest's University Square weren't miners at al...
- Chapped Lips, pp. 18-21
With the Bush turnabout on taxes, the GOP has lost its last easy issue. Will the Democr...
- Fin-de-Siecle Fantasies, pp. 22-25
Get ready to throw out your thousand-year calendar: it's time to roll over the odometer...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Star Treks (2 Reviews) , pp. 26-27
Days of Thunder (1990 Film), by Tony Scott
- Days of Thunder (1990 Film) by Tony Scott
- Chicago Joe and the Showgirl (1990 Film) by Bernard Rose
- On Art: The Seducer of Certainty, pp. 28-29
Jasper Johns has made the flag his trademark, and become America's emblematic artist of...
[+] A Culture of Cruelty (6 Reviews) , pp. 30-34
A Higher Kind of Loyalty, by Liu Binyan
- A Higher Kind of Loyalty by Liu Binyan
- Tell the World by Liu Binyan, Ruan Ming, and Xu Gang
- The Search for Modern China by Jonathan D. Spence
- Legacies: A Chinese Mosaic by Bette Bao Lord
- Violence in China by Jonathan N. Lipman and Stevan Harrell
- Policies of Chaos by Lynn T. White III#2
[+] The Hidden Role of Race (Review) , p. 35
The Politics of Rich and Poor, by Kevin P. Phillips
- The Politics of Rich and Poor by Kevin P. Phillips
- The Bat, pp. 36-39
[+] The Geography of His Dreams (Review) , pp. 40-41
The Rain Came Last and Other Stories, by Niccolo Tucci
- The Rain Came Last and Other Stories by Niccolo Tucci
- Prague Diarist: National Velvet, pp. 42-44