Plattner, Marc. F.; Kinsley, Michael; Alisky, Marvin
November 1977
New Republic;11/12/77, Vol. 177 Issue 20, p7
Presents letters to the editor referencing articles and topics discussed in previous issues. Comments on the article "The Conspiracy of Merit" that appeared in the October 15, 1977 issue of the journal; Reply of the managing editor of the journal on the article on the innate unfairness of the merit principle; Remarks on writer Morton M. Kondracke's essay on dictators that appeared in the October 15 issue of the journal.


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