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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
December 20, 2004 Issue - 16 Articles
Politics & the World
- Correspondence, pp. 4-5
Was Sherlock Holmes really a great detective?, etc.
- TRB: The Good Fight, pp. 6-8
What liberals need to know about the Islamist threat
- Seeing Red, p. 9
The Right makes excuses for torture, again
- Notebook, pp. 10-11
Does Bill Frist need to go back to medical school?, etc.
- On the Hill: Invalid Licence, pp. 12-15
Why Representative Jim Sensenbrenner, the ornery committee baron who tried to kill the ...
- Moscow Dispatch: Orange Envy, pp. 16-17
Why the Kiev revolt can't happen in Russia
- Abidjan Dispatch: Rumblings, p. 18
Is Cote d'Ivoire the next Rwanda?
- Berlin Dispatch: Unreconciled, pp. 19-21
Since President Bush's reelection, Germany has reached out to the United States. Too ba...
- Identity Crisis, pp. 22-29
Iraq united the two types of neoconservatives---idealists and realists. Now Iran is pul...
Books & the Arts
[+] Films: Mixed Blessings (2 Reviews) , p. 30
A Very Long Engagement (2004 Film), by Jean-Pierre Jeunet
- A Very Long Engagement (2004 Film) by Jean-Pierre Jeunet
- Bad Education (2004 Film) by Pedro Almodovar
- Theater: The Rebirth of Political Theater, pp. 31-32
The God of Hell offers a well-timed dose of paranoia; Democracy chronicles reconciliati...
[+] The Man Who Would Not Be King (Review) , pp. 33-35
His Excellency: George Washington, by Joseph J. Ellis
- His Excellency: George Washington by Joseph J. Ellis
- The Want Room, p. 36
[+] Beatiful as He Did It (Review) , pp. 37-41
Elected Friends, by Matthew Spencer, Robert Frost, and Edward Thomas, ...
- Elected Friends by Matthew Spencer, Robert Frost, and Edward Thomas, ...
- New York Diarist: The Aviator, pp. 42-44
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