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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
September 27, 1999 Issue - 19 Articles
- Corresspondence, pp. 4-5
Republican isolationism, Kubrick's contribution, etc.
- TRB: For Sale, pp. 6-7
- Campaign Journal: Touchy, pp. 8-10
My completely appropriate relationship with George W. Bush
- Deserted Island, p. 11
Applying the lessons of Kosovo in Southeast Asia
- Notebook, p. 12
Whitman withdraws, Cisneros pleads, etc.
- Straits Jacket, pp. 13-15
Why the "one China" policy only works for China
- Under Fire, p. 16
The real reason to be outraged about Waco
- No Exit, p. 17
The FBI thought tear gas would be a nonlethal weapon at Waco. It didn't quite work out ...
- Lucky Sharm?, pp. 18-19
Is the latest Israel-PLO agreement a breakthrough, or just old wine in old bottles?
- Calculated Risk, pp. 20-21
Making health insurance work for people who aren't healthy
- Team W., pp. 22-25
George W. Bush says he'll overcome his ignorance of foreign policy by consulting the sa...
The End of Meritocracy: Should the SAT Account for Race?
- Yes: America still needs to do whatever is necessary to ensure that blacks are represented in its elite universities, p. 26
- No: Instead of setting lower standards for minority students, we should focus on improving their academic performance , pp. 27-29
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Around Several Worlds (2 Reviews) , p. 30
West Beirut (1999 Film), by Ziad Doueiri
- West Beirut (1999 Film) by Ziad Doueiri
- Mickey Blue Eyes (1999 Film) by Kelly Makin
- The Riffer's Muse, pp. 31-34
On editing Ralph Ellison
[+] A Yes or a No (Review) , pp. 35-41
Primo Levi: Tragedy of an Optimist, by Myriam Anissimov
- Primo Levi: Tragedy of an Optimist by Myriam Anissimov
[+] The Public Professor (Review) , pp. 42-43
Henry Steele Commager, by Neil Jumonville
- Henry Steele Commager by Neil Jumonville
- The Lake of White Flowers, pp. 44-45
- Pittsburgh Diarist: Found in Space, pp. 46-48