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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
August 9, 1999 Issue - 22 Articles
- Correspondence, pp. 4-5
Dropping the draft, keeping the faith, etc.
- TRB: Gunsmoke, pp. 6-7
A presidential candidate finally calls the NRA's bluff
- Campaign Journal: Tony the Tiger, pp. 8-10
Al Gore's new campaign chief strikes terror in the hearts of all who work for him
- Real Peace, p. 11
Why Ehud Barak's dour vision of the Middle East is safer than Bill Clinton's rosy one
- Notebook, p. 12
Barnicle's comeback, Bradley's bucks, etc.
- The People's Prince, pp. 13-14
What our fascination with John F. Kennedy Jr.'s life and death reveals about him and ab...
- Jet-Setter, p. 15
How Hillary Clinton's taxpayer-funded world travel is helping her back home on the camp...
- Failing Grade, p. 16
Poor urban schoolchildren are being shortchanged by a federally funded program designed...
- Funny Money, p. 17
Why the euro is bad for Europe
- Kosovo Dispatch: Breathing Room, pp. 18-20
Kosovar Albanians are rejoicing in their new independence. But, if the United Nations h...
- Beltway Boy, pp. 21-22
Tom Downey came to Washington 25 years ago to shake up the system. Now, as a high-power...
American Pie: What to Do With the $2.9 Trillion Surplus?
- Spend It, pp. 23-24
More federal investment in research and education is the best way to keep the conomy hu...
- Save It, pp. 25-27
Why we should focus on paying down the national debt
- Give It Back, pp. 28-29
The moral argument for tax cuts
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: A Daughter (2 Reviews) , p. 30
Rosie (1999 Film), by Patrice Toye
- Rosie (1999 Film) by Patrice Toye
- My Son the Fanatic (1999 Film) by Udayan Prasad
- On Architecture: The Interventionist, pp. 31-35
Carlo Scarpa, the greatest unknown architect of the twentieth century
- That Arm Again, p. 36
[+] The Era of Error (Review) , pp. 37-39
The Passing of an Illusion, by Francois Furet
- The Passing of an Illusion by Francois Furet
[+] Games, Ashes (2 Reviews) , pp. 40-44
Early Sorrows, by Danilo Kis
- Early Sorrows by Danilo Kis
- The Book of Blam by Aleksandar Tisma
[+] The Bad Birds (Review) , pp. 45-49
Into the American Woods, by James H. Merrell
- Into the American Woods by James H. Merrell
- Washington Diarist: Lost Horizon, pp. 50-52
- On the Cover: Illustration