The Washington Monthly Archives
The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
June 1987 Issue - 23 Articles
- Letters, pp. 1-3
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 4-9
Fawn Hall's autograph... Modigliani heads and reporters' insecurities ... tax-deductibl...
- Who's Who, p. 10
- The NRA is Right, pp. 11-15
But we still need to ban handguns.
- Political Puzzle, p. 16
- Whip Me, Beat Me and While You're at it Cancel My NOW Membership, pp. 17-21
Feminists war against each other over pornography.
- Memo of the Month, p. 22
- The Kissinger Covenant and Other Reasons Israel is in Trouble, pp. 23-32
They've beaten the Arabs, so what's plaguing Israel?
- From the People who Brought You the Twinkle Defense, pp. 33-37
The rise of the expert witness industry.
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 38
- Eyes on the Lies, pp. 39-41
How black leaders and cigarette companies have turned indoor smoking into a civil right...
- Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 42-43
On Political Books
[+] Wild About Harry (Review) , pp. 44-45
Remembering Harry Hopkins and the New Deal.
- Harry Hopkins by George T. McJimsey
[+] Soon to Be a Major Motion Picture (Review) , pp. 46-47
More and more journalists write for Hollywood, not their readers.
- Perfect Pieces by Aaron Latham
[+] If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Managua (2 Reviews) , pp. 48-51
The writer as tourist in Nicaragua.
- The Jaguar Smile by Salman Rushdie
- Where Is Nicaragua? by Peter Davis
[+] Inside Tax Reform (Review) , pp. 52-57
How the good guys made the bad guys do the right thing.
- Showdown at Gucci Gulch by Jeffrey H. Birnbaum and Alan S. Murray
[+] Political Booknotes (6 Reviews) , p. 58
[+] Review Submarine Warfare, by John Evelyn Moore and Ri... (Review) , p. 58
- Submarine Warfare by John Evelyn Moore and Richard Compton-Hall
[+] Review National Geographic, by Howard S. Abramson (Review) , p. 58
- National Geographic by Howard S. Abramson
[+] Review The World and Richard Nixon, by C.L. Sulzberger (Review) , p. 58
- The World and Richard Nixon by C.L. Sulzberger
[+] Review G.I, by Lee Kennett (Review) , p. 59
- G.I by Lee Kennett
[+] Review Rayburn: A Biography, by D.B. Hardeman and Don... (Review) , p. 60
- Rayburn: A Biography by D.B. Hardeman and Donald C. Bacon
[+] Review Mortal Splendor, by Walter Russell Mead (Review) , pp. 60-62
- Mortal Splendor by Walter Russell Mead
- Cover Photo