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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
June 2, 1997 Issue - 16 Articles
- Correspondence, pp. 4-5
Is Martin Peretz an anti-Semite? Ethicists strike back, etc.
- TRB: Feint Victory, p. 6
The pro-lifers may not ban partial-birth abortion. But that was only a tactical goal, a...
- Trading Up, p. 7
Who's afraid of extending NAFTA?
- Notebook, pp. 8-9
Sonny Bono's woman problem, Bob Dornan's man problem, etc.
- Boston Postcard: The Setting Son, pp. 10-11
Is Joe, finally, the Kennedy too dumb and too arrogant to be elected?
- Media Rex: Ad Newseum, pp. 12-14
The Gannettoids build a monument to the glories of yesterday's news business, and the b...
- London Dispatch: The Coming Blair, pp. 15-16
Conventional wisdom says Tony Blair means more of the same. Wrong again. he may mean th...
- The Wisdom of Repugnance, pp. 17-26
Why does cloning repulse us? Because we sense, at a level too deep to fully articulate,...
- The Hard Questions: Our Town, p. 27
Remembering Kempton, Royko and Caen
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: French Phenomena (2 Reviews) , pp. 28-29
Ponette (1996 Film), by Jacques Doillon
- Ponette (1996 Film) by Jacques Doillon
- Letters: Inventing the Cinema by Auguste Lumiere and Louis Lumiere
[+] On Art: Apollo and Dionysus (2 Reviews) , pp. 30-33
A Life of Picasso, Vol II: 1907-1917, by John Richardson
- A Life of Picasso, Vol II: 1907-1917 by John Richardson
- Paintings of Paul Cezanne by John Rewald, Walter Feilchenfeldt, and Jayne Warman, ...
- Untitled, p. 34
[+] The Jeremiah Racket (Review) , pp. 35-38
The Assault on Parenthood, by Dana Mack
- The Assault on Parenthood by Dana Mack
[+] The Scrutineer (Review) , pp. 39-45
F.R. Leavis: A Life in Criticism, by Ian MacKillop
- F.R. Leavis: A Life in Criticism by Ian MacKillop
- Washington Diarist: Tropic of Cancer, pp. 46-48