Chronicles Magazine Politcs

  • Cultural Revolutions

    "Roby Ridge"

    Ruby Ridge and Waco are two nightmares now slowly fading from the public mind, but not because some law enforcement officials have learned anything. In Roby, Illinois, a 51-year-old widow named Shirley Ann Allen was ordered by a local judge to...

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  • Cultural Revolutions

    A Potent Symbol

    Little Rock, Arkansas, is still a potent symbol 40 years after the forcible integration of Central High School. That's why President Clinton chose Central High as the site of a speech in late September, one of many that he intends to deliver on...

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