Winning the South By Ken Johnson Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989, pp. 1, 3-4 For Democrats, the Solid South is history. This, having been true for the national party for some time now, is becoming the case for Democrats at
Hightower Chooses a Populist Agenda By Elaine Davenport Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989, pp. 4-5 Jim Hightower has a way forward for the Democrat. Party. In order to pursue his strategy, Hightower has decided to run for re-election as Texas
A Southern Exposure for Spring Planting By HRW Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989, pp. 5-6 As soil is being worked and gardens laid this Spring, it may be useful to remember that all seeds are not created equal, and that
Cartoonist Jumps Ship in Atlanta By HRW Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989, p. 6 Doug Marlette, the Pulitzer-winning political cartoonist lured from the Charlotte Observer when Bill Kovach became editor of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, has become the latest big name
Doug Marlette . . . on Marlette By Doug Marlette Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989, pp. 7-9 EDITOR’S NOTE: The following comments by Doug Marlette are–with a few recent additions and editing–taken from a 1985 interview conducted by Terry A.
Bundy Killing No Cause for Celebration By Leroy Collins Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989, p. 10 Since I have a long record of opposing the death penalty, I have been asked what my reactions are to the Theodore Bundy execution.
Winthrop Rockefeller and Executions By Martin Kirby Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989, pp. 10-11 In the continuing debate over the death penalty, it is fitting to invoke the name of Winthrop Rockefeller, who was Governor of Arkansas, my home state,
Symbols and Mail Order Merchandising Randall Williams Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989, pp. 12, 14-17 Obsessions are never simple, and they usually lead to suffering. I, for instance, am almost reduced to going barefoot, my shirts are frayed at the
Lawsuit Alleges Bias in Real Estate Ads By Staff Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989, p. 14 In New York, a lawsuit involving the absence of black models in advertisements for housing is pending against the New York Times. The suit
A Sampling of Other Catalogs By Staff Vol. 11, No. 2, 1989, p. 15 The Land’s End catalog is only one of many with racially discriminatory model selection. The following catalogs were received at one middle-income Alabama household over the