American Voices

Heroin Chic

American Voices ISSUE 31•20 Jun 4, 1997
President Clinton spoke out last week against "heroin chic," the glamorization of heroin use through fashion ads depicting emaciated, strung-out-looking models. What do you think?

The McVeigh Trial

American Voices ISSUE 31•13 Apr 9, 1997
With the Oklahoma City bombing trial about to begin, many observers are questioning whether defendant Timothy McVeigh—the subject of intense media scrutiny for nearly ...

Tattoo Youth

American Voices ISSUE 31•12 Apr 2, 1997
A number of parents' groups are currently lobbying Congress to pass legislation requiring minors to obtain parental consent before they can get a tattoo. What ...

Military Hazing

American Voices ISSUE 31•05 Feb 12, 1997
The U.S. military has come under fire for hazing recently, most notably for a controversial videotape depicting Marines "pinning" new recruits, stabbing medals into ...