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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
May 27, 1991 Issue - 19 Articles
- TRB: Song of Tsongas, pp. 4-5
The first candidate's 85-page thesis
- Correspondence, p. 6
Ron Brown's clients, Ramsey Clark's views, Reagan's hair, etc.
- Rio Grande Illusions, p. 7
Congress should back the Mexican free trade agreement
- Notebook, p. 8
Hyping Bob Woodward, etc.
- Half-Bakered, pp. 8-9
Why the secretary of state's grand scheme to cut a quick deal ending the Arab-Israeli c...
- Washington Scene: What a Riot, p. 10
There goes the neighborhood
- White House Watch: Quayle Alert, pp. 11-12
Chill out, the panic's overblown
- Middleburg Postcard: Tally Ho!, p. 13
Why Washington's social climbers spend their weekends chasing small, furry animals acro...
- Bad Checks, pp. 14-15
The Administration's banking reform scheme gives us the worst of both worlds: more publ...
- Aztecs and Iraqis, pp. 16-18
The strange paralles between ancient Mexico and today's Persian Gulf
- Fiddler on the Roof, pp. 19-22
How Mikhail Gorbachev's resort to authoritarianism proved the tonic Soviet democrats re...
- The Rewards of Labor, pp. 23-25
After nearly a decade of comfortable, looy-left irrelevance, Britain's Labour Party mig...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Ancient Pride, Modern Love (2 Reviews) , p. 26
Spartacus (1960 Film), by Stanley Kubrick
- Spartacus (1960 Film) by Stanley Kubrick
- Truly, Madly, Deeply (1991 Film) by Anthony Minghella
[+] President Potemkin (Review) , pp. 27-34
The Man Who Changed the World, by Gail Sheehy
- The Man Who Changed the World by Gail Sheehy
[+] The American Dilemma (2 Reviews) , pp. 35-37
The Promised Land, by Nicholas Lemann
- The Promised Land by Nicholas Lemann
- There Are No Children Here by Alex Kotlowitz
[+] A Life in the Image Trade (Review) , pp. 38-39
Complete Collected Stories, by V.S. Pritchett
- Complete Collected Stories by V.S. Pritchett
- Advanced Civilization, pp. 40-41
- Washington Diarist: Venial Sins, pp. 42-44
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