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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
October 19, 1998 Issue - 19 Articles
- Correspondence, pp. 6-7
Realistic art, an unrealistic court, etc.
- TRB: No Way, pp. 8-10
Germany's incompletely unreconstructed Social Democrats
- Policy Bomb, p. 11
The folly of Clinton's nonproliferation policy has become all-too-painfully clear
- Notebook, p. 12
Polluted airways, stupid rich people, etc.
- White House Watch: Rahmbo, p. 12
The administration has a long-term strategist who can lead them out of scandal---and he...
- The Hard Questions: Poll Positions, p. 13
Should public opinion surveys decide Clinton's fate?
- Moscow Postcard: Brain Hemorrhage, pp. 14-16
What's left of Russia's nascent middle class is fleeing. With it goes the country's future
- Risky Business, p. 17
If we are so determined to stop bailing out reckless debtors, why did we help save the ...
- Campaign '98: Dead Man Walking, p. 18
Geoffrey Fieger used to be the unhinged, foul-mouthed, narcissistic lawyer for Jack Kev...
- Campaign '98: Chicago Hopeless, pp. 19-20
The character issue in the Illinois Senate race is not about Bill Clinton but incumbent...
- Minority Leader, pp. 21-24
The Clinton-Gore fund-raising scandal was expected to push Asian Americans away from po...
- Battle for the 'Burbs, pp. 25-29
Olathe, Kansas, used to be a small farming town. Now it is a sprawling suburb, a place ...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Stars in Their Courses (3 Reviews) , p. 30
Ronin (1998 Film), by John Frankenheimer
- Ronin (1998 Film) by John Frankenheimer
- One True Thing (1998 Film) by Carl Franklin
- Projections 8 by John Boorman and Walter Donohue
- On Art: The Trouble with Photography, pp. 31-37
The revolutionary art succeeds too well
[+] The Flute of Modernity (2 Reviews) , pp. 38-45
Rabindranath Tagore: An Anthology, by Krishna Dutta, Andrew Robinson, and Rabindranath ...
- Rabindranath Tagore: An Anthology by Krishna Dutta, Andrew Robinson, and Rabindranath Tagore, ...
- Rabindranath Tagore: The Myriad-Minded Man by Krishna Dutta and Andrew Robinson
[+] The First Russian (Review) , pp. 46-47
Russia in the Age of Peter the Great, by Lindsey Hughes
- Russia in the Age of Peter the Great by Lindsey Hughes
- Bishop Berkeley, pp. 48-49
- Washington Diarist: Call the Whole Thing off, pp. 50-52
- Cover, Photograph