april 1988

From This Issue

All Articles

  • The Rush to Deploy SDI

    How the Administration is defying scientific opinion, bypassing internal Pentagon review procedures, stalling Congress, and pressuring the military in its effort to field a "first generation" space-based missile defense within a decade.

Enjoy unlimited access to all of The Atlantic’s journalism, starting at less than $1 per week.

Magazine Archive

September 1995 – Present