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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
July 9, 1990 Issue - 19 Articles
- TRB: Stars and Snipes, pp. 4-5
Oh no! Here comes Old Glory again
- Correspondence, p. 6
The Caro-Blumenthal crossfire, Germany, etc.
- Get Serious, p. 7
- Too Cruel Live , p. 8
- White House Watch: Shell Conservatism, pp. 9-11
President Bush opposes flag desecration---unless it's part of a government-sponsored ar...
- The Battle of Algiers, p. 12
The electoral success of Muslim fundamentalists is more properly the failure of the pos...
- Symbolic Logic, p. 13
The Republican leadership debates flag burning and Noal Ryan like a gaggle of amateur s...
- Mandela's Men, pp. 14-15
Everyone knows apartheid is falling apart, but Randall Robinson and Howard Wolpe just d...
- The Underside of the A.N.C., pp. 16-20
The strain of authoritarianism in the African National Congress persists despite Nelson...
- Achilles Helix, pp. 21-25
- The End of Insurance, pp. 26-31
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Figures from the Past (2 Reviews) , p. 32
Dick Tracy (1990 Film), by Warren Beatty
- Dick Tracy (1990 Film) by Warren Beatty
- May Fools (1990 Film) by Louis Malle
- On Theater: End-of-Season Notes, pp. 33-34
Caryl Churchill's bizarre Ice Cream with Hot Fudge, and John Guare's satiric Six Degree...
- The See-Saw, p. 35
[+] Lost Faculties (Review) , pp. 36-39
Tenured Radicals, by Roger Kimball
- Tenured Radicals by Roger Kimball
[+] Levity's Rainbow (Review) , pp. 40-45
Vineland, by Thomas Pynchon
- Vineland by Thomas Pynchon
[+] Drool Britannia (Review) , pp. 46-49
Blood, Class, and Nostalgia, by Christopher Hitchens
- Blood, Class, and Nostalgia by Christopher Hitchens
- Moscow Diarist: Non-Party Lines, pp. 50-52
The art of queuing
- Cover Photo