Time Magazine Contents Page: Oct. 31, 1988

Magazine contents page Vol. 132 No. 18 OCTOBER 31, 1988


COVER: Supersecret U. S. bombmakers produce a dangerous mess that imperils the well- being of Americans

While belatedly admitting past horrors, weapons officials refuse to accept responsibility in their single- minded mission to make nuclear bombs at all costs. Charges mount that radioactive wastes are poisoning the air and water and contaminating residents near facilities. And the costs of cleaning up and making aging facilities safe are staggering. See Environment.


NATION: Is it all over for Dukakis? How he might turn his campaign around with luck and late- inning lightning

"He can still win," says a G. O. P....

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