The New Republic Archives
The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
June 4, 1990 Issue - 18 Articles
- TRB: Do the Wrong Thing, pp. 4-5
Democrats should be stinkers at the budget summit
- Correspondence, p. 6
The permanent Congress, ephemeral drug victories, etc.
- Caveat Victor, p. 7
- Dead Leaves , p. 8
- Notebook , p. 9
- White House Watch: Three Summiteers, pp. 10-11
Bush, Darman, and Sununu have a bumpy ride ahead as they enter the harsh realm of budge...
- The French and the Jews, p. 12
The ghouls who despoiled the Carpentras Cemetary touched French guilt as well as Jewish...
- Surplus Value, pp. 13-16
Five months ago the author proposed honesty about the Social Security Trust Funds. Not ...
- Skeletons in the Closet, pp. 17-19
The Cambodian controversy turns on this question: is the Hanoi-backed Phnom Penh govern...
- Ballots and Bullets, pp. 20-23
Burma's hated military junta says it is going to hold a 'free and fair' election. But h...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Tales of Two Cities (2 Reviews) , pp. 24-25
Last Exit to Brooklyn (1989 Film), by Uli Edel
- Last Exit to Brooklyn (1989 Film) by Uli Edel
- The Belly of an Architect (1987 Film) by Peter Greenaway
- Mr. Bennett and Mrs. Woolf, pp. 26-27
- Cannot Be A Tourist, p. 28
[+] The Years of Robert Caro (Review) , pp. 29-35
Means of Ascent, by Robert A. Caro
- Means of Ascent by Robert A. Caro
[+] At Home Abroad (2 Reviews) , pp. 36-39
Henry James and Edith Wharton, by Lyall H. Powers, Henry James, and Edith Wharton
- Henry James and Edith Wharton by Lyall H. Powers, Henry James, and Edith Wharton
- Edith Wharton: Novellas and Other Writings by Cynthia Griffin Wolff and Edith Wharton
[+] Leaps of Faith (Review) , pp. 40-42
In a Father's Place, by Christopher Tilghman
- In a Father's Place by Christopher Tilghman
- Washington Diarist: Insincerity, pp. 43-44
Biden, Darman, and Thornburgh: three guys it's hard to believe