Vol. VIII, No. 9, September 2002

Democracy is Leaking

by Jonathan Wallace

We are at risk of throwing away the very thing we are fighting for.

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by Seth Finkelstein

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On Iraq
by Greg Stachowski

Practically all of the current discussions of the question of a second invasion of Iraq and the forced removal of Saddam Hussein consist of both sides arguing about "rights" and "morals"...

Party of the People?
by Evan Maloney

The recent revelation that Al and Tipper Gore tried to use their notoriety to finagle free tickets to a Bruce Springsteen concert illustrates a hypocrisy common among Democrats...

Morality and Mortality
by Peter Bearse

Mark Slouka, the author of "A Year Later," does a disservice to our country and the extraordinary responses of "ordinary" people to 9/11...

Struggle for Freedom
by Denise M. Clark

Was the Russia we grew up fearing truly a monster in disguise, or a country struggling through various leaders and methods to find itself?

Letters To The Ethical Spectacle

I have heard many, many stories as to why people become EMTs, but your essay really brought home the reality of wanting to help (in your case, at the WTC), and being unable to...

I would love this book even if my brother Joe hadn't written it.... Its a funny and nuanced children's story about a kid who believes he's too big and noisy, and a revelation that comes when he visits Africa with his parents.

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