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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
August 31, 1998 Issue - 17 Articles
- Correspondence, pp. 4-5
NATO in Kosovo, politics on "The Simpsons," etc.
- TRB: First Fibber, pp. 6-8
Almost nobody seems to believe the president's story about Monica Lewinsky---and almost...
- Blasted, p. 9
The attacks in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam should prompt the United States to rethink its...
- Notebook, p. 10
Tim Russert scorches himself, Ken Starr invokes privilege, etc.
- The Hard Questions: Gatsby Returns, p. 11
Bill and Hillary, as F. Scott Fitzgerald might have seen them
- White House Watch: Unsemenly, pp. 12-13
Clinton loyalists need not fear: When it comes to escaping traps, Clinton could teach H...
- The Best Defense, p. 14
How do you protect against future terrorist attacks? Maybe it's time to fight fire with...
- Saddam Shame, pp. 15-16
The surprising thing about Clinton's Iraq policy isn't that he's gone soft on Saddam---...
- Holy Warrior, pp. 17-19
U.S. officials consider Osama Bin Ladin one of the world's most significant financial s...
- The Spirit of '68, pp. 20-27
Just as the lingering animosities of the Civil War dominated American politics in the l...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Devolution Now, Deception Then (2 Reviews) , p. 28
Your Friends and Neighbors (1998 Film), by Neil LaBute
- Your Friends and Neighbors (1998 Film) by Neil LaBute
- The Governess (1998 Film) by Sandra Goldbacher
[+] The Play Was the Thing (2 Reviews) , pp. 29-32
Kenneth Tynan: Letters, by Kathleen Tynan and Kenneth Tynan
- Kenneth Tynan: Letters by Kathleen Tynan and Kenneth Tynan
- Kenneth Tynan: Profiles by Kathleen Tynan, Ernie Eban, and Kenneth Tynan
[+] Persecution and the Art of Painting (Review) , pp. 33-40
Socialist Realist Painting, by Matthew Cullerne Bown
- Socialist Realist Painting by Matthew Cullerne Bown
[+] Complexity in Arms (Review) , p. 41
Tecumseh: A Life, by John Sugden
- Tecumseh: A Life by John Sugden
- The Appalachian Book of the Dead II, pp. 42-45
- Washington Diarist: Take It Back, pp. 46-48
- Cover, Photo