The New Republic Archives
The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
October 9, 1989 Issue - 18 Articles
- Attitude Problem, pp. 4-5
TNR vs. the Drug Czar!
- Correspondence, p. 6
In defense of American Express, etc.
- The Last Mile, p. 7
Why did we spend trillions fighting communism if we won't spend a few billion helping P...
- Notebook, p. 8
Geezers, prizes, etc.
- The Mayor's Race, p. 9
Unless Giuliani gets really ugly, Gracie Mansion will have its first black resident
- In Defense of Barney, p. 10
A good congressman is hard to find
- Rolfing With Yeltsin, pp. 11-12
How did the leader of the Soviet opposition get hooked up with a touchy-feely Californi...
- The Phone Flushaway, pp. 13-14
It's just like a state lottery, except that it's costing Uncle Sam $20 billion
- Thesis Disperuvian, pp. 15-17
Francis Fukuyama notwithstanding, history hasn't ended for the Third World
- Don't Think Twise, pp. 18-23
A retrospective on the decade that wouldn't die
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Turbulent Lives (2 Reviews) , p. 24
A Dry White Season (1989 Film), by Euzhan Palcy
- A Dry White Season (1989 Film) by Euzhan Palcy
- Sea of Love (1989 Film) by Harold Becker
- On Theater: Further Thoughts on Olivier, p. 25
Laurence Olivier vs. John Gielgud
[+] How He Did It (Review) , pp. 26-31
Diaghilev's Ballets Russes, by Lynn Garafola
- Diaghilev's Ballets Russes by Lynn Garafola
[+] The Worldly Puritan (Review) , pp. 32-33
Unseasonable Truths, by Harry S. Ashmore
- Unseasonable Truths by Harry S. Ashmore
- War Crimes, pp. 34-36
[+] Wake Up to Unreality (Review) , pp. 37-41
Rondo, by Kazimierz Brandys
- Rondo by Kazimierz Brandys
- Washington Diarist, pp. 42-44