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Vol. 135, No. 15 APRIL 9, 1990


NATION: What will happen when whites are no longer in the majority?

During the 21st century, racial and ethnic minorities will collectively outnumber whites for the first time. The "browning of America" will affect every aspect of society. -- Strangers in Paradise: On the West Coast, Asians experience the ambivalence of assimilation.


WORLD: An international sting halts an illegal shipment and slows Iraq's drive to become the first Arab nuclear power

But Saddam Hussein is certain to continue his quest for the A-bomb. -- The Soviet military's unhappiness is underscored by the crisis in Lithuania. -- Black-on-black violence diminishes...

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