The Washington Monthly Archives
The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
November 1995 Issue - 20 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-3
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 4-8
Where Clarence Thomas is Right... The INS and the Playboy Bunny ... The Right Strike......
- Where There's a Living Will..., pp. 9-11
We spend billions of dollars on health care that patients don't need and don't want.
- Continuing Vacation, pp. 12-16
While doctors and lawyers hit the slopes, you foot the bill.
- The Book of Bob, pp. 17-21
Packwood's diaries are filled with steamy tidbits, but they are also a guide to what ne...
- Class, Not Race, pp. 22-29
The Washington Post's racial politics are making headlines. But the real story is its i...
- Who's Who, pp. 30-31
- Monthly Journalism Award, p. 32
- Golden Handcuffs, pp. 33-37
A third-year law student writes to tell why all his classmates who'd dreamt of governme...
- Working for the Government is Cool, pp. 38-42
Memo to twentysomethings: Forget about law school. Do work that's interesting, rewardin...
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 43
On Political Books
[+] Big Ben (Review) , pp. 44-45
Ben Bradlee left behind a fine newspaper, and a lot of good stories, but he didn't unde...
- A Good Life by Ben Bradlee
- Political Puzzle, pp. 46-47
On Political Books
[+] What to Like about Today's Ike (Review) , pp. 48-50
Most memoirs burn bridges and settle scores. Colin Powell's is clearly not a finale, ho...
- My American Journey by Colin L. Powell and Joseph E. Persico
[+] The Right Affirmative Action (Review) , pp. 51-53
A new book argues that race has gotten short shrift. The author is wrong--and so are ou...
- Turning Back by Stephen Steinberg
- Memo of the Month, p. 54
[+] Political Booknotes (4 Reviews) , pp. 55-56
[+] Review Risky Business, by Elizabeth Luessenhop and Ma... (Review) , pp. 55-56
- Risky Business by Elizabeth Luessenhop and Martin Mayer
[+] Review The Luck Business, by Robert Goodman (Review) , p. 57
- The Luck Business by Robert Goodman
[+] Review Jihad vs. McWorld, by Benjamin Barber (Review) , pp. 57-59
- Jihad vs. McWorld by Benjamin Barber
[+] Review Nixon's Piano, by Kenneth O'Reilly (Review) , pp. 60-62
- Nixon's Piano by Kenneth O'Reilly