Time Magazine Contents Page Vol. 133 No. 18 MAY 1, 1989

Vol. 133 No. 18 MAY 1, 1989


COVER: The abortion battle approaches a climax, and the nation embarks on a collision course with itself

The Supreme Court this week hears a case that could weaken or reverse its controversial Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion. That prospect has jolted pro-choice forces into action. Meanwhile, Operation Rescue has become the spearhead of the militant pro-life movement. Garry Wills describes the new antiabortion shock troops and their leader, Randall Terry.


WORLD: In Beijing and beyond, mourning for an ousted Chinese leader turns into a defiant demand for change

But how far will the authorities go in clamping down...

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