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March 19, 1990 Issue - 21 Articles
- TRB: Taking Responsibility, pp. 4-5
Shouldering the credit for what happened in Nicaragua
- Correspondence, p. 6
Marxist Darwinism, English run amok, creche wars, etc.
- Who Won Nicaragua?, pp. 7-8
- Flight Plans , p. 9
- Notebook , p. 10
- White House Watch: Raging Bulls, p. 11
John Sununu and Richard Darman, the two snorting beasts who rule the White House with a...
- Kohls Apart, pp. 12-13
Whether it's 'two plus four' or 'four plus zero,' the arithmetic of German reunificatio...
- Let's Make a Deal, pp. 14-15
UNO doesn't owe Ortega anything. But unless they negotiate, the Sandinista may continue...
- Oops, p. 16
This time the media got it really, really wrong
- Poll Position, pp. 17-18
Observers didn't actually outnumber voters in Nicaragua, but their massive presence at ...
- Doe Our Dear, pp. 19-21
The brutal regime of Liberia's President Samuel K. Doe retains U.S. support despite a s...
- Quid Pro Whoa, pp. 22-23
The Keating five and Al D'Amato clearly went too far. But what services can legislators...
- Cranston Wiggling, pp. 24-25
If the California senator changes his story about his role in the Lincoln S&L scandal a...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Future Tense (2 Reviews) , pp. 26-27
The Handmaid's Tale (1990 Film), by Volker Schlondorff
- The Handmaid's Tale (1990 Film) by Volker Schlondorff
- Lonely Woman Seeks Like Companion (1986 Film) by Vyacheslav Krishtofovich
- Monet Isn't Everything, pp. 28-29
Monet's series paintings---of cathedrals, haystacks, water lilies---show him hard at wo...
[+] Measuring Evil (Review) , pp. 30-31
Modernity and the Holocaust, by Zygmunt Bauman
- Modernity and the Holocaust by Zygmunt Bauman
- Paying, p. 32
[+] Fiery and Cool (Review) , pp. 33-36
Berlioz, by D. Kern Holoman
- Berlioz by D. Kern Holoman
[+] In Praise of Dabblers (Review) , pp. 37-42
Whitehall, by Peter Hennessy
- Whitehall by Peter Hennessy
- Paris Diarist: Ethnical Dilemmas, pp. 43-44
The darker side of the springtime of nations
- Cover: Photograph