Palestinians on Hold Palestinians on Hold

"Arafat gave in to our pressure," was Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's typically self-promoting response to the PLO's recent decision not to declare a Palestinian stat...

May 6, 1999 / Editorial / Graham Usher

‘Degrading’ America ‘Degrading’ America

It is imperative to focus on the essential reason Americans must unequivocally oppose the US-led NATO bombing of Yugoslavia.

May 6, 1999 / Editorial / Stephen F. Cohen

Israel Diary Israel Diary

March 28: SECURITY (I) At moments, I wonder whether we've left America.

May 6, 1999 / Feature / Micah L. Sifry

Ulster Veto, Ulster Terror Ulster Veto, Ulster Terror

If Bill Clinton finds time to look up from the debacle of NATO's bombing of Serbia, he will find that Protestant holdouts in Northern Ireland are on the verge of denying him the ...

May 6, 1999 / Beat the Devil / Alexander Cockburn

The Spies Who Loved Us? The Spies Who Loved Us?

I still kick myself for not having saved the short story I wrote for composition class in seventh grade in which I described how the Russians took over my small suburban communit...

May 6, 1999 / Books & the Arts / Ellen Schrecker

The Liberals’ Folly The Liberals’ Folly

Liberals in the Democratic Party should withdraw their support for the Kosovo war. So should the Democratic Party.

May 6, 1999 / Editorial / Tom Hayden

Belgrade Degraded Belgrade Degraded

Every now and then it really happens. A "military spokesman" emerges to prove that Joseph Heller was a realist, and Catch-22 a work of reportorial integrity.

Apr 29, 1999 / Column / Christopher Hitchens

Another Candidate Announces Another Candidate Announces

Republicans seem rather sour About the run of Gary Bauer. But Democrats are glad to greet The one opponent Gore might beat.

Apr 29, 1999 / Column / Calvin Trillin

Starr and Willey: The Untold Story Starr and Willey: The Untold Story

Amanda Elk, Rachel Margolis and David Schaenman provided research assistance. This article was supported in part by a Goldsmith Research Award from Harvard University's Shorenstein...

Apr 29, 1999 / Feature / Florence Graves and Jacqueline E. Sharkey

Bradley’s Two Pauls Bradley’s Two Pauls

One man is the symbol of Wall Street power. The other rose to prominence as a grassroots hellraiser. One believes in top-down control of the economy and celebrates global capita...

Apr 29, 1999 / Editorial / David Corn