March/April 1993 issue

 

SEX AND POWER
Desire, fear, and politics have never been very far apart. The holy war against birth control. by Mark Hertsgaard.

 

Why homosexuality threatens the military
by Frank Browning

 Loving Iron John's Wild Man
by Veronique Vienne

Clinton's Capital

UNHOLY TRINITY
by John B. Judis
Economic recovery? Given the team Clinton's assembled, don't hold your breath.

THE BODY POLITIC
by L. J. Davis
Who's buying bill? A guide to the anatomy of influence

NO COMPROMISE ON CORRUPTION
by David Beers
Will Clinton and Congress bite the hand that feeds them?

FIRETRAIL
by Mike Weiss
Are loggers behind the wildfires that are burning down our forests?

WHY WE WENT
by Ray Bonner
The U.S. intervened in Somalia because the UN turned its back.

HANAN ASHRAWI
by Israel Amrani
This strong-willed Palestinian woman is the best hope for peace in Israel.

DEPARTMENTS

EDITOR'S NOTE
BACKTALK Steele vs. Wilkins, continued; A MoJo forum.
MOLLY IVINS Henry Cisneros, the private pain of a public man.
OUTFRONT
Ms. Tyson goes go Washington
L. Ron Hubbard goes to Moscow
Bikini Island gets an explosive new park
Moscow on the Strip
American she
Our secret agents
Huff and puff-proof homes

STEPHEN PIZZO Picking up the shreds of Justice.
ERIC ALTERMAN King Bill gets comfy with the Beltway insiders.
THE POUNDSTONE REPORT Paula Pounstone on pancakes, politics, and Persian profanties.