Michael Harrington

There is chronic high unemployment—the worst since the Great Depression—and the chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers promises that it will con

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The militant negativism of the Ford administration and the weary disenchantment of some prominent liberals rest in considerable part upon one of the m

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Oversell

From Poverty to Dignity By Charles Hampden-Turner (Doubleday; $8.95) The Great Society programs of the ‘60s, Daniel Patrick Moynihan remarked in his Politics of the Guaranteed Annual Income, were “oversold and underfinanced” to the point that their failure seemed almost to have been a matter of design. Such overselling, Hampden-Turner’s new book makes clear, is not confined to the Establishment Center.

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Mystical Militants

The young radicals whose personal statements have appeared in The New Republic these past weeks are marvelously, and problematically American. They ar

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