Time Magazine Contents Page

September 7, 1992 Vol. 140 No. 10

THE WEEK 14

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COVER: Africa -- A Vast Continent in Free Fall

Amid the chaos of aids, overpopulation, tribal conflict, drought, starvation, bureaucratic mismanagement and political corruption, there are small signs of resiliency and hope

Somalia

Scenes of desperation

Through African-American Eyes

A black reporter recalls the years he spent on the continent he considers his motherland

26

DEFENSE: Designing a Force for the Future

Why not rethink the military and reap a peace dividend?

30

U.S. CAMPAIGN: Making Beautiful Music

What is the secret of Bill and Al's excellent synergy?

35

HUGH SIDEY'S AMERICA: A Visit to Yesterday

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