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  • May 20, 1999

    Europe’s New Divide

    How can you doubt the progressive nature of NATO missiles when they are blessed by Europe's socialists and the radical heroes of the sixties?

    Daniel Singer

  • May 20, 1999

    ‘We Are All Albanians’

    The other day on the BBC news I saw a young, educated and eloquent Serbian woman speaking about the life of ordinary citizens under the NATO bombing. The Serbian citizens are afraid, she said.

    Slavenka Drakulic

  • May 13, 1999

    Humanitarian, All Too Humanitarian

    Masses of people driven from their homes, murdered, maimed, raped, sent into panicked flight.

    Katha Pollitt

  • May 13, 1999

    The United States Makes a Conditional Apology to China

    A pity that our missiles went astray--
    The kind of act we'd make a tort of.
    Sincerely, USA would like to say
    We're really very sorry, sort of.

    Calvin Trillin

  • May 13, 1999

    Showdown in Moscow

    By dismissing Prime Minister Yevgeny Primakov and warning that Russia may pull out of the Yugoslav peace talks, Boris Yeltsin has shown again that he will do almost anything to save his skin, ev

    the Editors

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  • May 13, 1999

    License to Kill in Timor

    Allan Nairn was banned from Indonesia and East Timor as a "threat to national security" after he survived the Dili massacre of 1991. Arrested and deported last year and threatened with six years in prison, he recently re-entered Indonesia without the army's permission. This is the first of a series of editorials.

    Allan Nairn

  • May 13, 1999

    Protest the War

    It's time to move from dissent to action: to quickly and vigorously protest the Kosovo war.

    the Editors

  • May 6, 1999

    Israel Diary

    March 28: SECURITY (I)

    At moments, I wonder whether we've left America.

    Micah L. Sifry

  • May 6, 1999

    Slobo in Prayer

    So Slobodan said prayers with Jesse.
    But prayed for what? Who knows? I'd guess he
    Would say, "So stop the bombs!" and then amens.
    Except when bombs no longer shower

    Calvin Trillin

  • May 6, 1999

    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 only legitimate f

    Alexander Cockburn