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November 6, 2006 Issue

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  • Books & 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

  • 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

  • The Queen Is Dead

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

    Stuart Klawans

  • 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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