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  • January 2, 1998

    The Stink of Money

    Los Angeles is not the only place perturbing the sermons of the preachers of history's end and capitalism's eternal youth.

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    Ex-Communists and Rough Beasts

    Capitalist euphoria proved short-lived in Europe. Five years ago we witnessed the collapse of the post-Stalinist empire, which folded with unexpected ease.

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    Islam Through Western Eyes

    This essay, by the late Edward Said, from the April 26, 1980, issue of The Nation, is a special selection from The Nation Digital Archive. If you want to read everything The Nation has ever published on the Middle East, click here for information on how to acquire individual access to the Archive--an electronic database of every Nation article since 1865.

    Edward W. Said

  • January 2, 1998

    Imagination Has Not Yet Taken Power

    "What has happened to your 'socialist' France? Is it going the way of all social-democratic flesh?"

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    Yeltsin’s Elections

    This issue also featured contributions from Boris Kagarlitsky and Aleksandr Likhotal under the same headline.

    Daniel Singer

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  • January 2, 1998

    A Prophecy, a Protest, a Priest

    Recently, The Economist took out a full-page advertisement in the Financial Times of London boasting that it had predicted the coal miners' strike six years ago.

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    The Specter of Capitalism

    The rulers of the capitalist world who came to Paris for the bicentennial celebrations last month were in a smug mood.

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    Poland’s New Men of Property

    On Sunday, October 27--the future as I write this--the Poles will elect their two houses of Parliament, for the first time in an entirely free vote.

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    Czechoslovakia’s Quiet Revolution

    "Havel to the castle": In the doubly festive mood just before Christmas the heart of Prague was full of posters bearing that slogan and a picture of Vaclav Havel, the famous playwright, his shi

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    Turncoats and Scapegoats

    Boris Yeltsin, the former chief apparatchik in Sverdlovsk, and Gennadi Burbulis, the former professor of Marxism-Leninism in the same town, are the men behind the prosecution in the case against

    Daniel Singer