ChroniclesrnA M A G A Z I N E OF A M E R I C A N C U L T U RErnPERSPECTIVErnTreason Against the New Orderrnby Thomas FlemingrnInhuman rights.rnVIEWS VITAL SIGNSrnIt’s Sovereignty, Stupid! by William R. Hawkins 12rnThe anti-Americanism of the WTO.rnThe Hague Tribunal by Srdja Trifkovic 15rnBad justice, worse politics.rnHuman Rights and Self-Government 20rnby Marshall DeRosarnThe war on national sovereignty.rnSuicide and States’ Rights by Bill Weber 24rnDoctors of death.rnOPINIONSrnWe Are Going, Gentlemen by R.S. GwynnrnCleanth Brooks: Community, Religion & LitemturernLewis P. Simpson: The Fable of the Southern Writer.rnLosing a great generation.rnREVIEWSrnPaul Gottfried says The Case Against Immigrationrnby Roy Beck is useful but familiar ••• KennethrnS. Stern’s A Force Upon the Plain: The AmericanrnMilitia Movement and the Politics of Hate is breathlessrnand blustering, writes Philip Jenkins • • ThomasrnFleming praises George Garrett’s latest novel,rnThe King of Babylon Shall Not Come Against You • •rnKatherine Dalton recommends The War the WomenrnLived: Female Voices from the Confederate South,rnedited by Walter Sullivan -•• Louis T. Marchrnand Brent Nelson’s The Great Betrayal: The Elite’s Warrnon Middle America explodes the myth of free trade,rnreports Michael Washburn • •rnCORRESPONDENCErnForeign Correspondences: A Jug of Wine,rnA New Zealand Trout by William MillsrnLetter From New York City: Crime Storiesrnby Nicholas Stixrn27rn29rn36rnMEDIA: The Media War in the Balkans 42rnby Russell GordonrnRELIGION: Liberals Rediscover Religion—^Again 44rnby Alan Pell CrawfordrnLAW: Plessy v. Ferguson—One Hundred Years Later 45rnby William J. Watkins, Jr.rnPOLITICS: Playing Politics With Periclesrnby Nicholas J. PappasrnDEPARTMENTSrnPOLEMICS & EXCHANGESrnCULTURAL REVOLUTIONSrnPRINCIPALITIES & POWERSrnRepublicans and Real Federalismrnby Samuel FrancisrnTHE HUNDREDTH MERIDIANrnSpring, Like a Lionrnby Chilton Williamson, Jr.rnPOETRYrnThe Husbands of Feministsrnby Frederick TurnerrnEpitaph for an Unfashionable Poet andrnDeliveryrnby Katherine McAlpmernOn the Coming Multiplication of IndividualsrnWho Send Explosives by Mail andrnDinosaurrnby Richard MoorernON THE COVERrn47rn4rn6rn34rn49rn11rn23rn26rn31rn46rn39 Cover and inside illustrations by Janusz Kapusta.rnAUGUST 1996/3rnrnrn