Today's date:
Spring 2004



When Janet Jackson Meets Aytollah Ali al-Sistani

The Headscarf Controversy

To Everything, Its Place WOLE SOYINKA
Beneath the Hijab: A Woman ANTHONY GIDDENS
Visible Woman: Actresses in the Public Realm NILÜFER GÖLE
Monolithic Secularism Is Not Suited to Today's Europe JOHN GRAY

Were We All Wrong on Iraq?

The UN Disarmed Saddam ROLF EKEUS
We Weren't All Wrong SCOTT RITTER
It Depends on What You Mean by Imminent Danger CONDOLEEZA RICE
Rise of Iraqi Shiites Threatens Iranian Theocrats ABDOLKARIM SOROUSH
The Iraqis Should Try Saddam, Not an International Court KINGSLEY CHIEDU MOGHALU

Pakistan and Proliferation

How to Strengthen the Non-Proliferation Treaty MOHAMED ELBAREDI
Pakistan Nukes Are More Secure Than Ex-Soviet Nukes PERVEZ MUSHARRAF
Musharraf Knew About A.Q. Khan's 'Private' Proliferation BENAZIR BHUTTO

Restoration in Russia?

Restoration of the Nomenklatura in Russia ALEXANDER N. YAKOVLEV
Rather the United Nations Than US Unilaterism YEVGENY M. PRIMAKOV
A Sane Time Past: History Has Already Tried to Teach Us This Lesson YEVGENY M. PRIMAKOV

Globo Economicus

Insourcing India's Future NARAYANA MURTY
Globalization Bites Back NATHAN GARDELS
India: Sacred Cows and Software NATHAN GARDELS


Is Global Civil Society a Good Thing? ANN FLORINI

Just Think

Huntington and the Mask of Racism CARLOS FUENTES