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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
March 2, 1998 Issue - 19 Articles
- Correspondence, pp. 4-5
Horowitz and Abrams v. Wieseltier, paying the gas tax, etc.
- TRB: Lethal Objection, p. 6
The right reason to oppose capital punishment
- Pay Up, p. 7
Why the U.S. should meet its obligations to the International Monetary Fund
- Notebook, pp. 8-9
Kendall's leaky letter, our name-that-scandal-contest winner, etc.
- The Hard Questions: White Lies, p. 10
Is it always wrong to fib about sexual indiscretions? Not according to Kant and the Talmud
- Pardon Her, p. 11
An immodest proposal for ending the Monica Lewinsky scandal
- Santiago Dispatch: Prats Fall, pp. 12-13
How a 25-year-old murder case might come back to spoil former Chilean dictator Augusto ...
- Greener Pastures, p. 14
A new plan to save the endangered Endangered Species Act
- Undercovered, pp. 15-17
Reinventing government is Al Gore's biggest initiative. So why isn't the press checking...
- Color Bind, pp. 18-20
How political calculation and personal conviction have combined to make Gore the Clinto...
- Tomorrow Never Dies, pp. 21-25
The vice president is a futurist who believes technology can transcend international co...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Change of Social Climate (Review) , p. 26
Great Expectations (1998 Film), by Alfonso Cuaron
- Great Expectations (1998 Film) by Alfonso Cuaron
- On Theater, pp. 27-28
The Sex Life of Anton Chekhov
[+] The Color Purple (Review) , pp. 29-31
Paradise, by Toni Morrison
- Paradise by Toni Morrison
[+] The Stages of Justice (Review) , pp. 32-37
Mass Atrocity, Collective Memory, and the Law, by Mark Osiel
- Mass Atrocity, Collective Memory, and the Law by Mark Osiel
[+] After Paganism (Review) , pp. 38-39
The Disenchantment of the World, by Marcel Gauchet
- The Disenchantment of the World by Marcel Gauchet
- Signatures, pp. 40-41
- Washington Diarist: Magnetic Personality, pp. 42-44
- Cover, Photograph