March 1989

Cover Story

Ten Years After the Accident at Three Mile Island, Controversy Rages


The Servant's Song of Contrasts


Revisionist History
With the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Scotland, terrorism, as human tragedy, media sensation, and political catch-all, is back with a vengeance.
The accident at Three Mile Island on March 28, 1979, was followed by a decade of decline for the nation's nuclear power industry.
This is perhaps as critical an event as any we have helped to organize.

Culture Watch

One of the more sorrowful mysteries of American culture was recently suggested to me by a friend as a topic for this column. The mystery is, simply put, Why don't white people like rap music?