The Washington Monthly Archives
The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
June 1997 Issue - 24 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-3
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 4-7
Remembering Allen... The Ambassador's Secret... Lawyers to the Stars... Looney Libertar...
- Breaking the Rules, pp. 8-13
As Congress frets over Clinton, two of its most ethically challenged Republicans are ge...
- Memo of the Month, p. 14
- When It Comes to Day Care, You Can't Trust the Media, p. 15
- Expensive Tastes, pp. 16-19
How the military has spent years gold-plating itself out of a cheap and effective unman...
- Mr. Smooth Comes to Washington, pp. 20-25
Vernon Jordan is the ultimate Washington insider--rich, powerful, and unaccountable.
- Who's Who, pp. 26-27
- Carrots Over Sticks, pp. 28-31
The Case for Environmental Self-Audits.
- History 101 for Gen Xers, pp. 32-33
Lessons for the future from a past that the present generation doesn't know.
- A Win-Win Situation, pp. 34-36
The real benefits of volunteerism.
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 37
- Local News, pp. 38-42
The Biggest Scandal on TV
On Political Books
[+] Noriega Tells All--Almost (Review) , pp. 43-45
This kiss-and-tell memoir leaves out some inconvenient--and incriminating--details.
- The Memoirs of Manuel Noriega by Peter Eisner and Manuel Noriega
[+] The Wasteland (Review) , pp. 46-48
Beneath a veneer of environmental consciousness, Mexico continues to pillage its natura...
- Endangered Mexico by Joel Simon
[+] Smart Sex (Review) , pp. 49-50
How do we preserve the best of the sexual revolution, while remedying the worst?
- Promiscuities by Naomi Wolf
- Monthly Journalism Award, p. 51
[+] Dry---With a Twist (Review) , p. 52
Wry Martinis, by Christopher Buckley
- Wry Martinis by Christopher Buckley
[+] Change Comes Slowly (Review) , pp. 53-54
The Band Played Dixie, by Nadine Cohodas
- The Band Played Dixie by Nadine Cohodas
[+] Redefining Judaism (2 Reviews) , p. 55
The Vanishing American Jew, by Alan M. Dershowitz
- The Vanishing American Jew by Alan M. Dershowitz
- Faith or Fear by Elliott Abrams
[+] Common Bond (Review) , p. 56
Pledging Allegiance, by Lawrence R. Samuel
- Pledging Allegiance by Lawrence R. Samuel
[+] Fresh Blood (Review) , p. 57
The Other Americans, by Joel Millman
- The Other Americans by Joel Millman
[+] One School's Success (Review) , pp. 58-62
Against the Current, by Michael Brosnan
- Against the Current by Michael Brosnan
- Cover Art