Cover By Shawn Barber
Volume 70, Number 3
Matthew Rothschild feels a chill in the classroom.
On the Line
A Recruiter’s Son Matthew Pascarella
My mother is one of the top recruiters in the Army. My friend is about to cross the border into Iraq.
From Torture Victim to President Alfonso Daniels
Meet Michelle Bachelet, the new Socialist president of Chile, and the first woman to head that country.
Prison Outbreak Kai Wright
Thousands of prisoners with hepatitis C are being doubly punished by a corrections system that is refusing to treat them.
The Disabled Take the Stage Beth Lucht
A growing number of theater companies are employing disabled actors.
Poem Robert Nazarene
Kate Clinton studies post-imperial cultures.
Books Amitabh Pal reviews The Iranian Labyrinth, by Dilip Hiro, and Countdown to Crisis, by Kenneth R. Timmerman.