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March 1998 Issue - 21 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-3
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 4-7
Gambling Addicts... Volunteer Slavery... The Pentagon as Turkey Farm... Clinton's Real ...
- A Brief History of Management Consultants, pp. 8-12
Who are these people and why are we paying them so much?
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 13
- The Real Lesson of the Asian Meltdown, pp. 14-19
Too bad nobody's listening.
- The Man Behind Prop 209, pp. 20-22
Ward Connerly's latest crusade challenges the easy assumptions about him.
- Memo of the Month, p. 23
- After the Abortion, pp. 24-27
By ceding the counseling role to pro-lifers, pro-choicers may be doing their cause more...
- Beyond Racial Preferences, pp. 28-31
A handful of programs are showing that there is life after affirmative action.
- Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 32-33
- The Year the GOP Went South, pp. 34-35
How the 1964 Republican convention changed the face of the GOP.
- Who's Who, pp. 36-38
On Political Books
[+] Government vs. The Market (2 Reviews) , pp. 39-40
Why does our faith fluctuate between unfettered capitalism and the welfare state?
- The Commanding Heights by Daniel Yergin and Joseph Stanislaw
- The Wealth and Poverty of Nations by David S. Landes
[+] Middle America's Dirty Little Secret (Review) , pp. 41-42
Behind the rhetoric of extremes lurks a nation of moderates.
- One Nation, After All by Alan Wolfe
Special This Month
- The Washington Monthly's Annual Political Book Award, p. 43
[+] The Dark Side of the Border (Review) , pp. 44-45
Twilight on the Line, by Sebastian Rotella
- Twilight on the Line by Sebastian Rotella
[+] The Wonderful World of Disney (Review) , pp. 46-47
The Magic Kingdom, by Steven Watts
- The Magic Kingdom by Steven Watts
[+] Ode to the Gipper (Review) , p. 48
Ronald Reagan, by Dinesh D'Souza
- Ronald Reagan by Dinesh D'Souza
[+] The Reluctant Pol (Review) , pp. 48-50
George Bush, by Herbert S. Parmet
- George Bush by Herbert S. Parmet
[+] Talking Across the Color Line (Review) , p. 51
A Country of Strangers, by David K. Shipler
- A Country of Strangers by David K. Shipler
[+] Tribal Warfare (Review) , pp. 52-54
Unwinnable Wars, by David Callahan
- Unwinnable Wars by David Callahan