COVER: A new revolution puts Deng 42
and 1 billion Chinese to the test
As perhaps befits a nation that is both the world' s most populous and one of its least developed, China is reaching in paradoxical
directions to shape its future. Leader Deng Xiaoping, 81, is eager
to promote more young and better- educated leaders, while
employing the lure of material wealth to build his country into a true world power. See WORLD.
NATION: As AIDS spreads, the 24
concern begins to verge on hysteria
A raucous school boycott in New York City reflects the nationwide fear of the...