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September 2003 Issue - 19 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-3
- Tilting at Windmills
Charles Peters, pp. 4-7
Airport Heart Attack Sex and the Sexes The Art of Redefinition Diplomatic Courage
- 10 Miles Square
Eli J. Lake and Benjamin Wallace-Wells, pp. 8-13
The New Velvet Revolutionaries by Eli J. Lake Headhunting for Michael Powell by Benjami...
- General Election
Amy Sullivan, pp. 14-17
Insiders say it's too late for Wesley Clark to win the primaries. They're wrong.
- Pro Choice
Siobhan Gorman, pp. 18-21
How Democracts can make vouchers their secret weapon.
- The Post-Modern President
Joshua Micah Marshall, pp. 22-26
Deceit, denial, and relativism: What the Bush administration learned from the French.
- The Mendacity Index
Twm Staff, pp. 27-29
Which president told the biggest whoppers?
- Coverstory: Bush's War on Cops
Benjamin Wallace-Wells, pp. 30-37
Welcome back to the '80s. Thanks to White House policy, police departments are understa...
- Schlep to Judgment
Brian Montopoli, pp. 38-43
If anything merited an independent inquiry, it was the attacks on 9/11. But not in Bush...
- Notes from the Underground
Nicholas Thompson, pp. 44-45
What the ailing record industry can learn from a successful subway musician.
- Kiss & Makeover
Sarah Wildman, pp. 46-47
The case against the case against tube tops.
On Political Books
[+] Fighting Gravity (Review)
Gregg Easterbrook, pp. 48-49
Robert Goddard's ego soared higher than his missiles.
- Rocket Man by David A. Clary
[+] Boy Genial (Review)
Jamie Malanowski, pp. 50-51
Tucker Carlson's nice-guy conservatism.
- Politicians, Partisans, and Parasites by Tucker Carlson
[+] Revival of the Fittest (Review)
Amy Sullivan, pp. 52-54
Are evangelicals really dumbing down American religion?
- The Transformation of American Religion by Alan Wolfe
Political Books In Brief
[+] The Nixon Rorschach (Review)
Jeff Greenfield, p. 55
Nixon's Shadow, by David Greenberg
- Nixon's Shadow by David Greenberg
[+] Agree to Disagree (Review)
Emily Bazelon, p. 56
Why Societies Need Dissent, by Cass R. Sunstein
- Why Societies Need Dissent by Cass R. Sunstein
[+] Bungle in the Jungle (Review)
Andrew J. Rotherham, p. 57
Who's Teaching Your Children, by Vivian Troen, Katherine C. Boles, and Sydney S. Chelle...
- Who's Teaching Your Children by Vivian Troen, Katherine C. Boles, and Sydney S. Chellen, ...
[+] Green Genes (Review)
Stephanie Mencimer, pp. 58-59
Food, Inc., by Peter Pringle
- Food, Inc. by Peter Pringle
- Meanwhile in America
Joe Sacco, pp. 60-62
The campaign diary of a comic-book journalist.