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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
November 22, 1999 Issue - 18 Articles
- Correspondence, pp. 4-5
Bill comes due, America stretches out, etc.
- TRB: Afterlife, pp. 6-8
The construction of a gay rights icon
- Apologize, p. 9
The Sudan bombing looks worse by the day. Let's admit it
- Notebook, pp. 10-11
Bob Smith returns to the fold, Kofi Annan folds, etc.
- On the Hill: Mr. Popularity, p. 12
Campaign finance reform is going nowhere and its leading Democratic proponent, Russ Fei...
- New York Dispatch: Bidding Goodbye, p. 13
The unbearable lightness of the Marilyn Monroe auction
- Campaign Journalist: Stage Presence, pp. 14-15
John McCain is looking more and more presidential. Maybe it has something to do with hi...
- Security Guard, pp. 16-17
The Republicans have a principled argument for keeping Social Security off-budget. They...
- Kaifeng Dispatch: East of Eden, pp. 18-22
A nation of one billion gets religion
- Third Out, pp. 23-25
Pundits think the Reform Party is about to remake American politics. In fact, it alread...
Books and the Arts
[+] On Films: On the Town (Review) , p. 26
Bringing Out the Dead (1999 Film), by Martin Scorsese
- Bringing Out the Dead (1999 Film) by Martin Scorsese
- On Theater: Culture Clashes, p. 27
Breakdown and disaffection in the new London theater
- Time Speeds, Said Louise, When a Fever Rises, p. 28
[+] Jazz Lips (Review) , pp. 29-35
Louis Armstrong, in His Own Words, by Thomas Brothers and Louis Armstrong
- Louis Armstrong, in His Own Words by Thomas Brothers and Louis Armstrong
[+] E Pluribus Sepia (2 Reviews) , pp. 36-39
Not for Ourselves Alone (1999 Film), by Ken Burns and Paul Barnes
- Not for Ourselves Alone (1999 Film) by Ken Burns and Paul Barnes
- Not for Ourselves Alone by Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns, and Paul Barnes
[+] Fear of Not Flying (3 Reviews) , pp. 40-45
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, by J.K. Rowling
- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling
- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling
- Washington Diarist: Relativity Theory, pp. 46-48
- On the Cover: Illustration