The New Republic Archives
The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
September 7, 1998 Issue - 19 Articles
- Correspondence, pp. 4-5
McKibben's partisans, America's patriots, etc.
- TRB: Take the Fourth, p. 6
The Fifth Amendment won't save Clinton, but there's another amendment that might
- Moment of Truth, pp. 7-8
Bill Clinton is a lout. Ken Starr is out of control. It's time for a democratic solutio...
- Notebook, p. 9
Pardon Betty, etc.
- The Hard Questions: You Bet Your Life, pp. 9-10
The problematic morality of the viatical industry
- White House Watch: Betrayed, p. 11
Somebody in the White House felt betrayed by the president all right---the press
- Unscomscam, pp. 12-13
What do you call it when the secretary of state promises to get tough on Saddam Hussein...
- Tallahassee Dispatch: Sunshine Blues, pp. 14-15
How a rift in the Florida Democratic Party has sent black politicians and voters into t...
- Court of Dreams, pp. 16-17
Why an international war crimes tribunal won't work
- Boston Dispatch: Hanging Barnicle, pp. 18-19
Embattled columnist Mike Barnicle says he was a victim of political correctness. But it...
- A Pile of Ruble, pp. 20-21
Bankers and politicos fret that devaluing the Russian currency will mean disaster. But ...
- The Truth About David Schippers, pp. 22-23
The Hill's point man on impeachment carries a Bible in his pocket, votes for Democrats,...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: From London to Louisiana (2 Reviews) , pp. 24-25
A Merry War (1998 Film), by Robert Bierman
- A Merry War (1998 Film) by Robert Bierman
- First Love, Last Rites (1998 Film) by Jesse Peretz
- On Theater: Pastoral Shakespeare, pp. 26-27
Summer brings Twelft Night and Cymbeline to New York
[+] Freedom and Freedonia (2 Reviews) , pp. 28-34
Inventing Ruritania, by Vesna Goldsworthy
- Inventing Ruritania by Vesna Goldsworthy
- The Coasts of Bohemia by Derek Sayer
- What I Said to Him in a Dream As He Eyed the Hanging Beam, p. 35
[+] Inside, Outside (2 Reviews) , pp. 36-41
Bridget Jones's Diary, by Helen Fielding
- Bridget Jones's Diary by Helen Fielding
- The Body Project by Joan Jacobs Brumberg
- Morocco Diarist: Hidden Hazards, pp. 42-44
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