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November 6, 2006

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  • Features

    Weldon’s Wild Ride

    The wheels are falling off Curt Weldon's electoral wagon, as the wacky Pennsylvania Republican finds himself mired in a criminal investigation.

    Ari Berman

  • Election Night From Hell

    As Fox News marks its tenth birthday, recall the fateful night in November 2000 that its election desk broke all the rules reporting the election of George W. Bush. Will Fox do it again this year?

    David W. Moore

  • Playing Politics at School

    Casting himself as tough on school crime as election day nears, Kentucky Republican Representative Geoff Davis is pushing a measure that puts the constitutional right of students at risk.

    Hasdai Westbrook

  • What’s Wrong With this Picture?

    FCC commissioners heard testimony in New York this week about how media consolidation stifles diversity, grassroots community and the creativity of independent musicians and artists.

    Kristal Brent Zook

  • Lamont vs. Lieberman, Round 2

    Lamont now lags behind Liebermans, but the Connecticut electorate is so volatile that the outcome is far from certain.

    Bruce Shapiro

  • The Moral Minimum

    As the lagging minimum wage is being turned into a moral issue instead of an economic one, states are beginning to act where the federal government has not.

    Sasha Abramsky

  • Guardian of the Ballot Box

    Ion Sancho, an election supervisor in Florida, is dedicated to creating a fair and accurate voting system. But his passion has nearly cost him his job.

    Andrew Gumbel

  • SNAP!

    A unique student-run organization is making real strides mobilizing progressive voters for victory in the long haul.

    Sam Graham-Felsen

  • Books and the Arts

    Election Night From Hell

    As Fox News marks its tenth birthday, recall the fateful night in November 2000 that its election desk broke all the rules reporting the election of George W. Bush. Will Fox do it again this year?

    David W. Moore

  • The Queen Is Dead

    Reviews from the New York Film Festival, including Marie Antoinette, Climate, 49 Up and more.

    Stuart Klawans

  • Soldiers of Conscience

    A peace activist argues that if soldiers like Lieut. Ehren Watada succeed in convincing the courts that they have a right to refuse to fight in unjust and illegal wars, the world will be a different place.

    Staughton Lynd

  • Death in the Family

    Daniel Mendelsohn's The Lost represents one man's search to find the truth about himself, his family and the Holocaust.

    Gideon Lewis-Kraus

  • A Rebel in Defense of Tradition

    As composer Steve Reich turns 70, he is winning recognition from the classical establishment for the creativity and power ever-present in his music.

    David Schiff

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