In this issue:
"Democratic Movements", by Steve Coll: The lessons of Tunisia.
ANNALS OF SCIENCE
"Going Viral", by David E. Hoffman: The Pentagon takes on swine flu.
OUR TOWNS DEPT.
"Fox Among the Chickens", by Peter J. Boyer: Roger Ailes and an upstate newspaper war.
"America's Top Parent", by Elizabeth Kolbert: Amy Chua's Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Apeman", by Nick Liptak: Peter Elliott, the world’s go-to ape actor.
Listen to Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua.
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