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The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
May 1982 Issue - 22 Articles
- Letters, pp. 1-3
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 4-9
- The Difference One Man Can Make, pp. 10-18
In a Georgia company town, Wyman Westberry took on the gods--and won.
- Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 19-24
- Memo of the Month, p. 25
- How the Media Made the Moral Majority, pp. 26-34
Creationism in the newsroom.
- The Age of the Artful Put-Down, pp. 35-40
Nowadays, everyone's a Mencken.
- Misfire: How Pentagon Critics Shot Down Their Own Ace, pp. 41-44
Her name is Dina Rasor. She lost her job by doing it too well.
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 45
- The True Dawn of Civil Rights, pp. 46-51
The passage of a little-known 1957 law may have been Lyndon Johnson's greatest achievem...
- Who's Who, p. 52
- Where to Stay in Washington, p. 53
[+] On Political Books (2 Reviews) , pp. 54-56
Inside a U.S. embassy.
- Showing the Flag by Marguerite Michaels
- Labyrinth by Taylor Branch and Eugene M. Propper
- Political Puzzle, p. 57
[+] Political Booknotes (8 Reviews) , p. 58
[+] Review America in Search of Itself, by Theodore H. White (Review) , p. 58
- America in Search of Itself by Theodore H. White
[+] Review Clipped Wings, by Mel Horwitch (Review) , p. 58
- Clipped Wings by Mel Horwitch
[+] Review Years of Upheaval, by Henry Kissinger (Review) , p. 58
- Years of Upheaval by Henry Kissinger
[+] Review The Imperial Rockefeller, by Joseph E. Persico (Review) , p. 58
- The Imperial Rockefeller by Joseph E. Persico
[+] Review Sentimental Imperialists, by James C. Thomson,... (Review) , p. 58
- Sentimental Imperialists by James C. Thomson, Jr., Peter W. Stanley, and John Curtis Perry, ...
[+] Review Square Dancing in the Ice Age, by Abbie Hoffman (Review) , p. 59
- Square Dancing in the Ice Age by Abbie Hoffman
[+] Review The Underclass, by Ken Auletta (Review) , p. 59
- The Underclass by Ken Auletta
[+] Review Why We Were in Vietnam, by Norman Podhoretz (Review) , pp. 60-62
- Why We Were in Vietnam by Norman Podhoretz