Time Magazine Contents Page

Vol. 138 No. 15 OCTOBER 14, 1991

68

CINEMA: Portrait of an Artist

Actress Jodie Foster boldly crosses a new threshold: now she's a first-class film director

18

NATION: Rubbergate

Congress halts the bouncing checks, but other perks remain

34

WORLD: One Army Coup Too Many

The Western hemisphere vows to restore democracy in Haiti

42

BUSINESS: The Stubborn Slump

Beset by the '80s debt binge, the U.S. economy can't get rolling

INTERVIEW Veteran prosecutor Linda Fairstein on convicting rapists 11

RELIGION Has Christian Science embraced apostasy for $90 million?

57

EDUCATION Do poor kids deserve poor schools? 60

ENVIRONMENT Ways to restore what man has plundered 62

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