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The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
June 1992 Issue - 22 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-5
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 6-9
The Grand Marquis scam... the CIA's open secret... the 237 missing planes... and other ...
- Memo of the Month, p. 10
- The New Media Order, pp. 11-15
How Phil Donahue came to manage the '92 campaign.
- Old Money, pp. 16-21
Why the mighty AARP spends as much furnishing its offices as it does on programs to hel...
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 22
- Stealing Home, pp. 23-27
How the government and big banks help second-mortgage companies prey on the poor.
- Who's Who, p. 28
- The Tyranny of the Contented, pp. 29-30
Don't blame Bush and Reagan for that screw-the-poor ethic. Blame yourself.
- Monthly Journalism Award, p. 31
- Political Puzzle, p. 32
- Empires of the Sons (and the Friends, and the Mistresses...), pp. 33-38
Not every political appointee's a Dean Acheson--or even a John Dean. Here's where the W...
On Political Books
[+] Loot Court (Review) , pp. 39-42
How Harvard Law devours its young.
- Broken Contract by Richard D. Kahlenberg
[+] Hangin' with the Houseboyz (Review) , pp. 43-45
Think the guys you elected are dangerous? Meet the arrogant young staffers running the ...
- Hill Rat by John L. Jackley
[+] Mild About Harry (Review) , pp. 46-49
How Truman ushered in the end of liberal idealism.
- Truman by David McCullough
[+] Bull Pulpit (Review) , pp. 50-53
How the prosperous eighties came to be--and how we can get back there.
- The Seven Fat Years by Robert L. Bartley
[+] Political Booknotes (5 Reviews) , pp. 54-55
[+] Review Driven Patriot, by Townsend Hoopes and Douglas... (Review) , pp. 54-55
- Driven Patriot by Townsend Hoopes and Douglas Brinkley
[+] Review The Science Gap, by Milton A. Rothman (Review) , p. 56
- The Science Gap by Milton A. Rothman
[+] Review Life Itself, by Roger Rosenblatt (Review) , p. 57
- Life Itself by Roger Rosenblatt
[+] Review The Vital South, by Earl Black and Merle Black (Review) , p. 58
- The Vital South by Earl Black and Merle Black
[+] Review Spin Control, by John Anthony Maltese (Review) , pp. 59-62
- Spin Control by John Anthony Maltese
- Cover cartoon