The Washington Monthly Archives
The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
April 1983 Issue - 23 Articles
- Letters, pp. 1-5
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 6-11
A nun who knows massage... A Reaganite who can't write a letter... and other odds and e...
- America's Real Farm Problem: It Can Be Solved, pp. 12-22
In a candid look at federal farm policies, a congressman from North Dakota prescribes s...
- Memo of the Month, pp. 23-24
- The Imperial Ex-Presidency, pp. 25-28
Jimmy's Turkish rug, Jerry's swimming pool, and other golden parachutes for our former ...
- Who's Who, p. 29
- Debt, Where Is Thy Sting?, pp. 30-34
Our federal loan programs are rife with deadbeats. It's time to call on the IRS.
- Tidbits and Outrages, pp. 35-36
- Liberals: The NRA's Best Friends, pp. 37-40
Hunters don't kill gun control--snobs do.
- Monthly Journalism Award, p. 41
- Unsafe at Any Altitude, pp. 42-46
How the FAA makes flying less safe than you may think.
- Registration Drive, pp. 47-48
Making the punishment for not registering for the draft fit the crime.
[+] On Political Books (Review) , pp. 49-57
Hannah Arendt was an intellectual who believed the middle class was worth thinking about.
- Hannah Arendt: For the Love of the World by Elisabeth Young-Bruehl
- Political Puzzle, p. 58
[+] Political Booknotes (8 Reviews) , p. 59
[+] Review Acid Rain, by Robert H. Boyle (Review) , p. 59
- Acid Rain by Robert H. Boyle
[+] Review Contract on America, by David E. Scheim (Review) , p. 59
- Contract on America by David E. Scheim
[+] Review Industrial Renaissance, by William J. Abernath... (Review) , p. 59
- Industrial Renaissance by William J. Abernathy, Kim B. Clark, and Alan M. Kantrow, ...
[+] Review Marie, by Peter Maas (Review) , p. 59
- Marie by Peter Maas
[+] Review The Strategic Metals War, by James E. Sinclair... (Review) , p. 60
- The Strategic Metals War by James E. Sinclair and Robert Parker
[+] Review Thinking About National Security, by Harold Brown (Review) , p. 60
- Thinking About National Security by Harold Brown
[+] Review U.S.S.R. in Crisis, by Marshall I. Goldman (Review) , p. 60
- U.S.S.R. in Crisis by Marshall I. Goldman
[+] Review Working Together, by John Simmons and William ... (Review) , pp. 60-62
- Working Together by John Simmons and William Mares
- Cover illustration