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The New Globetrotters The New Globetrotters

Globalization: Use this word in a sentence, especially as the cause of something bad, and you will get knowing nods all around.

Apr 10, 2003 / Books & the Arts / Susan J. Douglas

A Pox on America A Pox on America

In December, when hospitals in Atlanta and Richmond announced that they were opting out of the federal smallpox vaccination plan, opinion leaders reacted as if the physicians h...

Apr 10, 2003 / Editorial / Madeline Drexler

The Press and the Myths of War The Press and the Myths of War

There is nothing glorious or gallant about combat.

Apr 3, 2003 / Feature / Chris Hedges

The Naked and the Red The Naked and the Red

Led by a former Boeing machinist, Las Vegas exotic dancers are talking union.

Apr 3, 2003 / Feature / Marc Cooper

Diversity and Its Malcontents Diversity and Its Malcontents

David L. Kirp has chronicled the Mount Laurel, New Jersey, history in Almost Home: America's Love-Hate Relationship with Community (Princeton).

Apr 3, 2003 / Books & the Arts / David Kirp

Lawyers Keep Out Lawyers Keep Out

Because September 11 "changed everything," it hasn't always been easy to find an objective yardstick by which to judge the Bush Administration's tactics in the "war on terroris...

Apr 3, 2003 / Editorial / David Cole

TV’s Conflicted Experts TV’s Conflicted Experts

Perhaps Americans can be excused for imagining that "regime change" in Iraq would be a cakewalk.

Apr 3, 2003 / Editorial / Daniel Benaim, Priyanka Motaparthy, and Vishesh Kumar

The Doha Follies The Doha Follies

Of the more than 700 journalists who have registered with the CentCom Coalition Media Center here, two have emerged as celebrities.

Apr 3, 2003 / Editorial / Michael Massing

In the Waiting Room In the Waiting Room

"We are in a funding emergency today," read the e-mail from the New York Abortion Access Fund.

Apr 3, 2003 / Column / Katha Pollitt

Can We Talk? Can We Talk?

CORRECTION: When this column was originally published, a fact-checking error caused the word "owner" to be removed from a reference to the Jewish "owner-editors" of U.S. News &...

Apr 3, 2003 / Column / Eric Alterman

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