The Washington Monthly Archives
The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
June 1989 Issue - 19 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-7
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 8-11
The embezzler on the board... Yuppie thrift... the doctor's kickback... Watt's hypocris...
- Why Cable Costs Too Much, pp. 12-17
How local politicians and cable companies conspire to make cable TV overpriced.
- The Case for the Case Study, pp. 18-20
What Imelda Marcos, Nikita Khrushchev, and Niccolo Machiavelli could teach the American...
- Memo of the Month, pp. 21-24
- The Worst City Government, p. 25
- The $5,347 Rock, pp. 26-27
How I almost sold the Pentagon a Manually Launched, Visually Guided, Igneous Antitank W...
- Have Mac, Will Publish, pp. 28-30
Today's alternative papers are surprisingly good. Here's why.
- Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 31-36
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 37
- How to Revolutionize Washington with 140 People, pp. 38-40
The small agency that put a poetry scholar in the cab of an 18-wheeler and sets an exam...
- Political Puzzle, pp. 41-43
On Political Books: America's Guerrilla Warriors
[+] Lansdale's Lament (Review) , p. 44
The U.S. prepared for the wrong World War III.
- Edward Lansdale: The Unquiet American by Cecil B. Currey
- Who's Who, pp. 45-49
[+] The Limits of Macho (Review) , pp. 50-54
David Hackworth knew how to win battles. But not the war.
- About Face by David H. Hackworth and Julie Sherman
[+] Political Booknotes (3 Reviews) , pp. 55-56
[+] Review Fumbling the Future, by Douglas K. Smith and R... (Review) , pp. 55-56
- Fumbling the Future by Douglas K. Smith and Robert C. Alexander
[+] Review A Death in the Delta, by Stephen J. Whitfield (Review) , p. 57
- A Death in the Delta by Stephen J. Whitfield
[+] Review A Turn in the South, by V.S. Naipaul (Review) , pp. 58-62
- A Turn in the South by V.S. Naipaul
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