Symbolic politics

Peretz, Martin
September 1994
New Republic;9/5/94, Vol. 211 Issue 10, p50
Book Review
Comments on various socio-political issues. Action of Pope John Paul II that turn the war criminal Kurt Waldheim into a Knight of the Ordine Piano; Question about the moral compass of the Greek Orthodox Church with the knighthood of Radovan Karadzic; Admission of U.S. President Bill Clinton about playing symbolic politics with his appointments; Work of Deval Patrick as assistant attorney general for civil rights.


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