TITLE

THE LEGEND OF COLIN POWELL

AUTHOR(S)
Lane, Charles
PUB. DATE
April 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;4/17/95, Vol. 212 Issue 16, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the career of Colin Powell, the retired chairman of the United States Joint Chiefs of Staff. Powell's reputation as an inspirational presidential contender in 1996; Opinion that Powell's military career reveals a man mainly devoted to institutional conservatism; Lack of participation in the civil rights movement; Overview of Powell's actions during the Vietnam war, the Watergate scandal, the Iron-Contra affair, and the Gulf War.
ACCESSION #
9504057664

 

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