The Washington Monthly Archives
The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
December 1989 Issue - 19 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-5
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 6-9
A nonrefundable ticket... the Calvin Coolidge Brigade... from the Left, I'm Mike Kinsle...
- Born to be Mild, pp. 10-18
He's influential, informed, and responsible. But do you really want Sam Nunn to be pres...
- Notes from Underground, pp. 19-22
Some surprising lessons about productivity and job satisfaction from the coal mines.
- Who's Who, pp. 23-25
- The Success Story of the War on Poverty, pp. 26-31
If it's really a Head Start, why are we still dragging our feet?
- Memo of the Month, p. 32
- Lessons from the Poverty Front, p. 33
OEO didn't solve our urban problems, but it did some things right. Things we should be ...
- Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 34-35
- When Criminal Rights Go Wrong, pp. 36-41
Forget liberal. Forget conservative. Think common sense.
- Tidbits and Outrages, pp. 42-45
On Political Books
[+] Class Warriors (Review) , pp. 46-48
Duty, honor, country. And coffins and grad school.
- Loyalties: A Son's Memoir by Carl Bernstein
- The Worst City Government, pp. 49-50
[+] Marsh Mellow Fluff (3 Reviews) , pp. 51-55
Everything you never wanted to know about rock and roll.
- The Village of Waiting by George Packer
- Yen! by Daniel Burstein
- The Men from the Boys by Ray Raphael
- Political Puzzle, p. 56
[+] Political Booknotes (3 Reviews) , p. 57
[+] Review Risking Old Age in America, by Richard J. Marg... (Review) , p. 57
- Risking Old Age in America by Richard J. Margolis
[+] Review Reporting the Counterculture, by Richard Golds... (Review) , pp. 58-59
- Reporting the Counterculture by Richard Goldstein
[+] Review A Feast for Lawyers, by Sol Stein (Review) , pp. 60-62
- A Feast for Lawyers by Sol Stein
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