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The New Republic • 96 Years, 4,504 Issues, 84,793 Articles, 162,453pp
February 21, 2005 Issue - 14 Articles
Politics & the World
- Correspondence, pp. 4-5
Did the Catholic Church kidnap Jewish children?, etc.
- TRB: A Little Trim, p. 6
Not all Republicans are corporate shills who grab from the poor at every turn. Then the...
- Empty Trough, p. 7
The president's new plan to cap agricultural subsidies makes great sense. Too bad Bush ...
- Notebook, pp. 8-9
Bush's unlikely dinner guest, etc.
- Amsterdam Dispatch: Going to Pot, p. 10
Holland thought it was a model for Muslim integration into Europe. Unfortunately, it mi...
- Paradise Lost, pp. 11-13
How one of the more peaceful, successful democracies in Asia disintegrated
- Off Target, pp. 14-16
The U.N. Oil-for-Food scandal is not really a scandal. It worked exactly as expected. A...
- Blame Game, pp. 17-19
The U.N. Oil-for-Food Scandal is the biggest scam in the history of humanitarian aid. A...
Books and the Arts
[+] Films: Last Acts (Review) , p. 20
Downfall (2004 Film), by Oliver Hirschbiegel
- Downfall (2004 Film) by Oliver Hirschbiegel
- Dance: Swan Lake and Stalin, pp. 21-24
Ever since the Russian Revolution, the Kirov Ballet has been torn between imperial clas...
- Drinking in the Daytime, pp. 25-27
[+] Keeping Her Head (Review) , pp. 28-30
Lucrezia Borgia, by Sarah Bradford
- Lucrezia Borgia by Sarah Bradford
[+] Group Therapy (Review) , pp. 31-33
Jews and the American Soul, by Andrew R. Heinze
- Jews and the American Soul by Andrew R. Heinze
- Austin Diarist, pp. 34-36