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Monitor Archive for May 16, 1988
Democrats shape platform. The party is walking a fine line between accommodating influential constituencies - such as blacks under the leadership of...
Third-world states spending less on arms in recent years. New suppliers overtake some traditional dealers
Which comes first, TV news or public views?
Growing lessons. Grade-school greenhouse lights up classroom corner - and curriculum
Community's spirit and values shine in its architectural gems
Mideast violence: beware the swamp of political expediency
It's time to save the elephant
Foreign banks mine lucrative US markets. American banks are often at a disadvantage on home turf; will capital requirement rules make the playing fi...
The socialist stripe on many a leader takes on a capitalist cast
Wall Street uneasy over rising interest rates
Midwives: the choice of some couples
Birthing center: ONE ALTERNATIVE
Hospital birth - most popular option
SAGOLANDET. The paternal Swedish state knows what's best for the Swedes. Or does it? Filmmaker Troell thinks the father is now a Big Brother that ch...
The computer as artistic collaborator. Shows at IBM Gallery feature computer art and John Sloan works
Concert performances round out opera menu
`New cinema' director sees different Rio. Diegues discusses his new film, `Subway to the Stars'
Healing depression through prayer
Egypt wants aid money now, reforms later. FOREIGN LOANS
Battling for power with bullets and ballots
Sikh extremists keep heat on Gandhi. Standoff complicates solution to militants' calls for separate homeland
Guerrilla leader hopeful about end to conflict in Nambia
Dawson combines talent with hard work; Piniella already restless
The kid and the computer coup
Requiem for a Raleigh
The urban cyclist as destiny's darling
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