Time Magazine Contents Page May 25, 1987

Vol. 129 No. 21

COVER: A scandal- scarred spring tests 14

Americans' sense of national character

Disclosures of hypocrisy and moral laxity infect leadership from Washington to Wall Street, tainting even television evangelists and the Semper Fi U. S. Marines. Do the transgressions represent a general shunning of values that Americans have always held dear, or are they merely a temporary blot brought about by the mindless materialism of the '80s? See ETHICS.

WORLD: South Korean students erupt in 46

a volcano of antigovernment protests

Angry mobs disrupt campuses in violent demonstrations against President Chun Doo Hwan' s decision to postpone electoral reform. -- Projections...

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