Issue 4039

Oktoberfest

Infographic ISSUE 40•39 Sep 29, 2004
Munich is in the midst of Oktoberfest, Germany's annual celebration of beer and Bavarian culture. What have been the festival's highlights so far?

Iraq Hostages

American Voices ISSUE 40•39 Sep 29, 2004
Extremists in Iraq continue to use hostage-taking to convey their message, leaving much of the world wondering what can be done. What do you think?