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July 12, 1999 Issue

  • Editorials

    Capitol Crimes

    If only Columbine High School had posted the Ten Commandments next to its football trophies, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold would never have killed anyone.

    the Editors

  • America’s Disappeared

    Nearly three years after the inauguration of welfare reform, Congress and the Clinton Administration would do well to reflect upon the admonition of Dorothy Day, the founder of the Catholic Worke

    Paul Wellstone

  • No Protection for Gays

    There's a bill speeding its way through Congress that would shred much of the protection against discrimination provided by the dozens of local and state gay civil rights laws.

    Doug Ireland

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  • Columns

    Advise and Consent

    So Holbrooke says he's sorry, though for what is not quite clear.
    And Helms now says that Dick will get the post.
    An envoy must do many deeds to forge a bright career.

    Calvin Trillin

  • The Spies Who Fleeced Us

    It's always suspicious when Washingtonians start breaking into bad Latin. There may be a quid, you hear them say, and there seems to be a quo.

    Christopher Hitchens

  • Books and the Arts

    Holocaust Creationism

    Between 1945 and 1947 the United States underwent perhaps the most breathtaking ideological transformation in its history.

    Jon Wiener

  • Republic of Pain

    Quick, name a recent Nobel Peace Prize laureate accused of colluding in a program of mass murder. No, not Henry Kissinger--that's old news.

    Roane Carey

  • Born Cool

    The title character in Run Lola Run lives underneath a fibrous growth that in shape resembles a neglected patch of lawn and in color brings to mind a fire engine--or maybe a fire engine cr

    Stuart Klawans

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