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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
September 14, 1998 Issue - 21 Articles
- TRB: Unresigned, pp. 4-7
Since when do we ask discredited presidents to step down?
- Correspondence, pp. 8-10
Nukes for the many, golf for the few, etc.
- Get Personal, p. 11
The Clinton administration insists it didn't aim cruise missiles at Osama Bin Ladin him...
- Notebook, p. 12
Bill and Vernon's excellent adventure, etc.
- The Hard Questions: Who Is Us?, p. 13
What Saving Private Ryan's popularity tells us about the longing for national identity ...
- Superior Logic, p. 14
Janet Reno is right to resist appointing an independent counsel on campaign finance---a...
- Family Therapy, pp. 15-17
At last, Bill Clinton is reclaiming his precious privacy. Just ask Jesse Jackson, who w...
- Sweet Good-Bye, p. 18
Why the Democrats don't need to fear the political consequences of a Clinton resignation
- Lies That Matter, pp. 19-21
The untruths Bill Clinton tells are not the usual fibs we expect of politicians---and t...
- Unholy War, p. 22
The fight against terrorism must start with a clear-eyed view of the ideology that feed...
- The Succession, p. 23
After the Soviets were ousted, the United States practiced benign neglect toward Afghan...
- Silent Struggle, pp. 24-27
The cruise missile raids on Khartoum were merely the culmination of a long U.S. effort ...
- The Computer Cure, pp. 28-33
Everyone seems to think that creating a national computerized system of medical records...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: Transformations (2 Reviews) , p. 34
Regeneration (1998 Film), by Gillies Mackinnon
- Regeneration (1998 Film) by Gillies Mackinnon
- Concert of Wills: Making the Getty Center (1998 Film) by Susan Froemke, Bob Eisenhardt, and Albert Maysles, ...
- On Art: Levitation, pp. 35-39
How Pierre Bonnard made the personal metaphysical
- On Dance: Fancy Free, pp. 40-44
Jerome Robbins's brilliant, troubling legacy
[+] The Chosen Family (4 Reviews) , pp. 45-53
Family Matters, by E. Wayne Carp
- Family Matters by E. Wayne Carp
- The Adoption Life Cycle by Elinor B. Rosenberg
- The Adoption Reader by Susan Wadia-Ells
- Adoption, Identity, and Kinship by Katarina Wegar
- Ships, p. 54
[+] A Small Blond Firework (3 Reviews) , pp. 55-61
Lawrence Durrell: A Biography, by Ian S. MacNiven
- Lawrence Durrell: A Biography by Ian S. MacNiven
- Through the Dark Labyrinth by Gordon Bowker
- Lawrence Durrell's Major Novels, or The Kingdom of the Imagination by Donald P. Kaczvinsky
- New York Diarist: Morality Plays, pp. 62-64
- Cover, Photograph