The Washington Monthly Archives
The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
September 2002 Issue - 20 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-3
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 4-7
My Favorite Gays... The Grand Conspiracy... Cutting the Tax Cut... Minutes Men... Nixon...
- As the World Burns, pp. 8-9
What will global warming do to the Bush ranch?
- Confidence Men, pp. 10-14
Why the myth of Republican competence persists, despite all the evidence to the contrary.
- When School Choice Isn't, pp. 15-18
This fall, millions of kids have the right to leave foiling schools. Too bad there's no...
- An Army of One?, pp. 19-23
In the war on terrorism, alliances aren't an obstacle to victory. They're the key to it.
- Tidbits & Outrages, p. 24
- Spin Doctors, p. 25
Tommy Thompson is not a bioterrorism expert. So why does he play one on TV?
- Who's Who?, pp. 26-29
- Pork for Prudes, pp. 30-36
How conservatives score, while teaching kids not to.
On Political Books
[+] Terrorism and the English Language (8 Reviews) , pp. 37-44
This year's crop of terrorism books offers thrills over insight.
- Holy War, Inc. by Peter L. Bergen
- American Jihad by Steven Emerson
- Why Terrorism Works by Alan M. Dershowitz
- Militant Islam Reaches America by Daniel Pipes
- A Portrait of Egypt by Mary Anne Weaver
- Pakistan by Mary Anne Weaver
- Jihad by Gilles Kepel
- Jihad by Ahmed Rashid
[+] Ew, Gross! (Review) , pp. 45-47
The prissy bioethics of Leon Kass
- Life, Liberty and the Defense of Dignity by Leon R. Kass
[+] The New Anti-Americanism (Review) , pp. 48-51
In Greece and around the world, they used to hate us for our policies. Now they hate us...
- Unholy Alliance by Takis Michas
[+] Trying Patience (Review) , p. 52
In America's Court, by Thomas Geoghegan
- In America's Court by Thomas Geoghegan
[+] Tanks for the Memories (Review) , p. 53
General Patton, by Stanley P. Hirshson
- General Patton by Stanley P. Hirshson
[+] Kibu-ki Theater (Review) , p. 54
Inside the Cult of Kibu, by Lori Gottlieb and Jesse Jacobs
- Inside the Cult of Kibu by Lori Gottlieb and Jesse Jacobs
[+] Advancing Hillary (Review) , p. 55
On the Road With Hillary, by Patrick S. Halley
- On the Road With Hillary by Patrick S. Halley
- Spin Doctors, pp. 56-57
[+] Left Behind (Review) , p. 58
Net Loss, by Nathan Newman
- Net Loss by Nathan Newman
[+] Strike Won (Review) , pp. 59-62
The End of Baseball As We Knew It, by Charles P. Korr and Bob Costas
- The End of Baseball As We Knew It by Charles P. Korr and Bob Costas