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October 27, 2003 Issue

Matt Taibbi asks who’s afraid of Dennis Kucinich, Jonathan Schell wonders what happened to accountability and Stuart Klawans reviews &…

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Blair, Triumphant

In the end, Tony Blair had nothing to fear but fear itself. As the Labour Party assembled for its annual conference here on Britain's Yiddish Riviera, the news looked grim.

California on the Edge

"Change is the order of the day," Oakland Mayor Jerry Brown declared after California voters recalled Governor Gray Davis and replaced him with film star Arnold Schwarzenegg...


Free Rush Limbaugh!

Sorry to betray such a low level of lust for revenge, but as a card-carrying member of the American Civil Liberties Union, I am duty-bound to defend the rights of even those I...


Collapse in Cancún

The movement against corporate globalization has made impressive strides. Now it needs to think carefully about what it stands for.

Books & the Arts

Love Streams

Clint Eastwood's Mystic River, which opened this year's New York Film Festival on a somber but resonant note, is perhaps the finest western ever to be set in South Bo...

Two Poems by Marianne Moore

Eight of Marianne Moore's major poems were published in The Nation in the 1940s and '50s, including "The Mind Is an Enchanting Thing," "In Distrust of Merits" and "A ...

La Japonaise

With each last reverberation from the world of 1960s and '70s radicalism--the recent parole of Kathy Boudin, for example, a member of the Weather Underground who served twen...

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