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Are You Progressive?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. May2018, Vol. 249 Issue 5, p72-72. 1p. 1 Black and White Photograph.

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Abstract: The article discusses the role of the notion of progressivism and progressives in U.S. politics. Topics include the relation of Progressivism and liberalism in U.S. political history, the thought of historian Sean Wilentz on liberalism and progressivis...

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CORRESPONDENCE.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 6/19/2006, Vol. 234 Issue 23, p4-41. 3p. 1 Illustration.

Abstract: Letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in former issues of "The New Republic," such as "Pin Prick," by Ryan Lizza and "And Now For Some Facts," by Benny Morris. The letters regard topics such as Senator George Allen and human right...

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They the People.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 3/3/2003, Vol. 228 Issue 8, p19. 3p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: The Islamists' hatred of the United States is based on fear, and that fear is rooted in their fear of the woman in Algeria who, at the risk of having her throat cut, refuses to wear the veil; or the writer who is murdered in Tehran while translating th...

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Perverse.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 11/18/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 21, p18-20. 3p.

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Abstract: Opposes the policy of the U.S. Armed Forces that discriminates against gay soldiers. Criticism on the Defense Language Institute, a training school for military linguists in California, for its move to dismiss several fully competent Arabic linguists ...

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CORRESPONDENCE.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 05/28/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 22, p4-49. 3p.

Abstract: Presents several letters to the editor referencing the articles published in previous issues of the periodical. "Sullied Heritage," published in the April 23 issue; Position of the Heritage Foundation on Communist China; Comments about the views expres...

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Contra Aide.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 03/19/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 12, p20-23. 3p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: Criticizes President George W. Bush for appointing John D. Negroponte, former U.S. ambassador to Honduras, as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. Assertion that Negroponte did not support human rights in Honduras despite obvious government abuse...

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Uncivil Affair.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 12/04/2000, Vol. 223 Issue 23, p19-22. 3p.

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Abstract: Discusses the views of Reverends Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson on racism in the United States. Reasons of Sharpton for his decision to boycott fast-food chain Burger King; Disagreement of Jackson with Sharpton on fast-food chain practices; Involvement ...

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Where the Threads Converge.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 3/10/17, Vol. 10 Issue 123, p26-29, 4p

Abstract: Focuses on the U.S. policy towards World War I. Criticism of the policy of isolation which is negative and irresponsible towards Europe; Argument that rejection of the policy of isolation meant the search for a new and a positive policy towards Europe;...

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Editorial Notes.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 7/15/16, Vol. 7 Issue 89, p261-264, 4p

Abstract: Comments on a number of developments in politics in the United States. Former Progressives gradually lining up in either the Democratic or Republican ranks in the presidential contest between Charles E. Hughes and Woodrow Wilson; Declaration by Preside...

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The Supreme Court vs. the Supreme Court.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 4/21/20, Vol. 22 Issue 281, p235-238, 4p

Abstract: Calls for consideration of the safeguards to be imposed upon the judicial power of the U.S. Supreme Court. Public discussion of the opinions handed down by the Supreme Court involving the Constitutional protection of freedom of speech and of the press;...

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