`War never ending'

Canada, Geoffrey
September 1996
Nieman Reports;Fall96, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p37
Comments on the social conditions surrounding the children of the 1990s. Absence of chance for employment; Lack of hope in the future; Similarity with war conditions.


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