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  • November 4, 1999

    California’s Gulag on Trial

    Welcome to Corcoran State Prison, 170 miles northwest of Los Angeles in the San Joaquin Valley; built at a cost of $271.9 million on what was once Tulare Lake, home of the Tachi Indians; opened i

    Alexander Cockburn

  • November 4, 1999

    Buchanan Inc.

    Research assistance for this article was provided by the Investigative Fund of The Nation Institute.

    Monte Paulsen

  • November 4, 1999

    The ‘Right’ Books and Big Ideas

    Abigail Thernstrom, a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, and her husband, Harvard professor Stephan Thernstrom, would like to thank the John M.

    Eric Alterman

  • October 28, 1999

    Anti-Choice, Anti-Child

    One of the favorite tactics of pro-lifers--especially ones who are self-described "progressives"--is to accuse abortion rights supporters of being anti-child, hyperindividualistic, unwilling to p

    Katha Pollitt

  • October 28, 1999

    The Life of a Black Man

    A stay of execution was issued October 26.

    Angela Y. Davis, June Jordan and Alice Walker

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  • October 28, 1999

    Turning Back the Clock On Voting Rights

    Research assistance was provided by the Investigative Fund of The Nation Institute and the Fund for Investigative Journalism.

    Ron Nixon

  • October 21, 1999

    Fashion Statements

    October is here, and once again it's time for post-season playoffs, foliage and fashion magazines thicker than the Old Testament with seasonal guidance for the young and voguish.

    Eric Alterman

  • October 21, 1999

    Bertelsmann’s Revisionist

    The Investigative Fund of The Nation Institute provided research assistance.

    John S. Friedman and Hersch Fischler

  • October 14, 1999

    Catholic Bashing?

    My father disapproved of the "Sensation" show at the Brooklyn Museum of Art. He thought it was bad for the Jews.

    Katha Pollitt

  • October 14, 1999

    Buchanan-Fulani: New Team?

    When Pat Buchanan showed up to tout his new book on Tim Russert's CNBC show, Russert asked about his recent lunch date with Lenora Fulani, former presidential candidate of the New Alliance Party.

    Bruce Shapiro

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