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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
August 17, 1998 Issue - 20 Articles
- Correspondence, pp. 4-5
Brill's Content, Balkan discontent, etc.
- TRB: Double Trouble, p. 6
What Bimbroglio has done to the presidency
- Shields Up, p. 7
- Rusty Got His Gun , p. 8
- Notebook , p. 8
- White House Watch: Cornered, pp. 8-9
Scandalmania is sweeping Washington, and administration officials are sweating
- Not So Grand, pp. 10-11
Ken Starr has built a very compelling indictment of one institution: the grand jury
- The Hard Questions: Color-Blinded, pp. 12-13
Race-neutral public policy is fine in theory. In practice, it can perpetuate vast racia...
- Bookdumb, p. 14
Novels are for reading, not ranking
- Cambodian Dispatch: The Voting Fields, p. 15
Election Day in Cambodia was not marked by conspicuous fraud. But that doesn't mean the...
- Playing Defense, pp. 16-17
Iran's missile tests may have made a U.S. ballistic missile defense more necessary than...
- Cincinnati Dispatch: Citizen Carl, pp. 18-19
Forget the flap over The Cincinnati Enquirer. The real story is how the tycoon before C...
- Cosmetic Surgery, pp. 20-23
The problem with our health care system isn't that we manage care---it's that the peopl...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: War; and More (2 Reviews) , p. 24
Saving Private Ryan (1998 Film), by Steven Spielberg
- Saving Private Ryan (1998 Film) by Steven Spielberg
- There's Something About Mary (1998 Film) by Bobby Farrelly and Peter Farrelly
- The Birth of Inwardness, pp. 25-28
[+] Disestablishment (Review) , pp. 29-34
A Tangled Web, by William Bundy
- A Tangled Web by William Bundy
[+] The Anti-American Revolution (Review) , p. 35
Reconstructing America, by James W. Ceaser
- Reconstructing America by James W. Ceaser
- Rain, pp. 36-41
- Boston Diarist: Outside the Glare, pp. 42-44
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