The Washington Monthly Archives
The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
October 1978 Issue - 26 Articles
- Letters, pp. 6-7
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 8-11
- How to Make the Front Page: A Do-It-Yourself Guide for Congressmen, pp. 12-23
13 easy steps to better press.
- Who's Who, pp. 24-26
The Politics of Selfishness
- The Cause:The Empty Voting Booths, pp. 27-30
Election laws have made it easier to vote than ever, but Americans in increasing number...
- Memo of the Month, p. 31
- The Effect: The Growth of The Special Interests, pp. 32-36
Political Action Committees are the new fat cats.
- The Solution: A Rebirth of Patriotism, pp. 37-38
America has become a nation of lobbies, where narrow interests have become more importa...
- Where to Stay in Washington, pp. 39-40
- The Trident: Our Pre-Sunk Supercarrier, pp. 41-45
The $2 billion submarine the Navy doesn't need and shouldn't build.
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 46
- The Executive Protection Racket, pp. 47-49
The most boring job in Washington belongs to the men and women who guard the foreign em...
- Political Puzzle, p. 50
- The Case of the Co-Opted Critic: Ralph Nader and Harvard Law School, pp. 51-56
In 1975, Ralph Nader decided to find out why Harvard Law School turns out the kind of l...
[+] Political Books (Review) , pp. 57-58
Domestic Affairs, by James H. Duffy
- Domestic Affairs by James H. Duffy
[+] Political Booknotes (11 Reviews) , p. 59
[+] Review American Caesar, by William Manchester (Review) , p. 59
- American Caesar by William Manchester
[+] Review Bearings, by Edward Behr (Review) , p. 59
- Bearings by Edward Behr
[+] Review Britain---A Future That Works, by Bernard D. N... (Review) , p. 59
- Britain---A Future That Works by Bernard D. Nossiter
[+] Review Congress and the Budget, by Joel Havemann (Review) , p. 60
- Congress and the Budget by Joel Havemann
[+] Review Deadly Magic, by Edward Van Der Rhoer (Review) , p. 60
- Deadly Magic by Edward Van Der Rhoer
[+] Review The Eisenhowers, by Steve Neal (Review) , p. 60
- The Eisenhowers by Steve Neal
[+] Review Good News, Bad News, by Edwin Diamond (Review) , pp. 60-61
- Good News, Bad News by Edwin Diamond
[+] Review Harvard Hates America, by John LeBoutillier (Review) , p. 62
- Harvard Hates America by John LeBoutillier
[+] Review Island China, by Ralph N. Clough (Review) , p. 62
- Island China by Ralph N. Clough
[+] Review James Jones: A Friendship, by Willie Morris (Review) , p. 63
- James Jones: A Friendship by Willie Morris
[+] Review Where Have All the Voters Gone?, by Everett Ca... (Review) , pp. 64-66
- Where Have All the Voters Gone? by Everett Carll Ladd, Jr.