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Errol T. Louis

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The Darker Side

There are those people in the world who object to against him and one cannon wholly blame them Agitation after

Den of Thieves

"I DON'T THINK anyone in their right mind believes that there is a massive hunger problem" in America, says George

Too Close for Comfort

This is the second of two articles. W HAT ARE WE TO MAKE of the fact that Israel and South

Close Ties

WHEN THE HISTORY books come to the twentieth century a long and sorry chapter must inevitably be devoted to the

When the Tough Get Going

I n August 1982, superior officers of the New York Police Department gathered at the Police Academy to hear the

Debunking Deterrence

I T may seem strange that ideas discarded long ago can resurface today as "a new view"--and get accepted as

Getting Tough in Gangland

W E MAFIA MAVENS try not to miss The Godfather when, every few years, that movie is shown on television.

Nuclear Myths

I T IS ALL TOO EASY for Americans to get last in the details of the re-called nuclear debut government

The Price of Polarization

A IENUOUSLAYER of etiquette usually hides the uglier side of political struggles. It is considered somewhat uncouth, for example, for

Point of Information

P ART OF ANY American president's job is to make sure everyone believes that equality of rights are alive and

Fire and Brimstone

IT HAS BEEN DUBBED the President's Darth Vader" speech: in front of the National Association of Evangelicals. Ronald Reagan outlined

Closet Anxieties

T O BE COMPLETELY up front about it, neither of us has regularly read Bloom County, nor do we plan

Remembering History

F OR Blacks in America, history is an odd sort of thing. After spending 400 years surviving a non-stop onslaught

Ideological Warfare

SECRETARY of State George P. Shultz waxed eloquent before a House subcommittee last week. "It we are to achieve the

Green Grow the Leftists

D ESCRIPTIONS of West Germany's young Green Party inevitably invite comparison with American civil rights and antiwar movement leaders of

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