The New Republic Archives
The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
April 1, 1996 Issue - 17 Articles
- Correspondence, pp. 4-5
Camille unmasked: a reader revolt, etc.
- TRB: Huddled Excesses, p. 6
A liberal case against immigration
- Is Dole Too Old?, p. 7
Yes, it's a serious concern
- Notebook, pp. 8-9
Newt's effective compassion, Kemp's effective self-immolation, etc.
[+] White House Watch: Big Boy (Review) , p. 10
Thanks to James Stewart's new book, Blood Sport, the Whitewater scandal lives. But barely
- Blood Sport by James B. Stewart
- On the Hill: Dole's Pass, p. 11
A GOP wimp-out on preferences
- Downsizing, Downsized, pp. 12-13
- Campaign Journal: Losers, pp. 14-16
An elegy for Morry Taylor, whose departure has rocked the race. And Pat talks to a wall...
- Leaner, Cleaner Liberals, pp. 17-19
For the Democrats to revive, they need to re-learn the joys of limited government. Five...
- Ungolden Age, pp. 20-25
How a second progressive movement could be nearing. And why it may differ, unfortunatel...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Beliefs (3 Reviews) , p. 26
Land and Freedom (1996 Film), by Ken Loach
- Land and Freedom (1996 Film) by Ken Loach
- The Celluloid Closet (1995 Film) by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman
- The Birdcage (1996 Film) by Mike Nichols
- Our Culture, Their Culture, pp. 27-33
Satyajit Ray and the art of universalism
[+] A Hero of His Times (3 Reviews) , pp. 34-38
God's Water Carriers, by Manes Sperber
- God's Water Carriers by Manes Sperber
- The Unheeded Warning, 1918-1933 by Manes Sperber
- Until My Eyes Are Closed With Shards by Manes Sperber
[+] Civil Service (Review) , p. 39
Democracy's Discontent, by Michael J. Sandel
- Democracy's Discontent by Michael J. Sandel
- The Prosration of Memory, pp. 40-41
- Washington Diarist: Violence, pp. 42-44