The Washington Monthly Archives
The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
September 1998 Issue - 18 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-3
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 4-7
Clever Polluters... Forgotten Films ... Stone Wall Fever... Movers and Shakedowners , U...
- Sorry, Wrong Number, pp. 8-10
Ever tried to make a simple call to your government?
- Too Well Endowed?, pp. 11-15
Are top universities more concerned about money than about educating students?
- What's Hot at APSA, pp. 16-21
What the latest research reveals about race, crime, money, politics, and American value...
- Military Quacks, pp. 22-25
It's time to repair the military medical system.
- Who's Who, pp. 26-27
- Reinvention Lite, pp. 28-33
Al Gore has a long way to go.
- Cheap Tricks, pp. 34-35
When employers cheat on their workers comp insurance, everybody pays.
- Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 36-38
- Memo of the Month, p. 39
On Political Books
[+] D.C.'s Demagogue-In-Chief (Review) , pp. 40-41
How a potentially great black leader betrayed his promise, his city, and his people.
- The Last of the Black Emperors by Jonetta Rose Barras
[+] Moral Economics (Review) , pp. 42-44
What the campaign for a living wage is really about.
- The Living Wage by Robert Pollin and Stephanie Luce
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 45
[+] Fighting Injustice (Review) , pp. 46-47
A Promise of Justice, by David Protess and Rob Warden
- A Promise of Justice by David Protess and Rob Warden
[+] Party's Over (Review) , pp. 48-49
The Soviet World of American Communism, by Harvey Klehr, John Earl Haynes, and Kyrill A...
- The Soviet World of American Communism by Harvey Klehr, John Earl Haynes, and Kyrill Anderson, ...
[+] Blaming the Judge (Review) , p. 50
Out of Order, by Max Boot
- Out of Order by Max Boot
[+] Secrets and Lies (Review) , pp. 51-54
Secrecy, by Daniel Patrick Moynihan
- Secrecy by Daniel Patrick Moynihan