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October 1, 2007

Welcome to the online edition of The New York Times Upfront, where you'll find a selection of articles from our print edition. (For information on subscribing to the print edition, with all its additional articles, graphics, and teacher's edition, please click here.)

FEATURES

COVER STORY

A Fair Race?
Oscar Pistorius, 20, wants to run in the Olympics. But some think his artificial limbs give him an unfair advantage.


INTERNATIONAL

An African Tragedy
Zimbabwe's fall from prosperity to poverty in less than a decade


NATIONAL

Fashion Police
Bans on sagging jeans raise the question: Should the government tell you what to wear?

Mosque and State
When some universities installed footbaths for Muslim students, it prompted a Constitutional debate

EDUCATION

Major Dilemma
More high schools are requiring students to pick majors.


TIMES PAST

"A Grave Wrong"
During World War II, Japanese-Americans were rounded up and sent to internment camps.


DEPARTMENTS

NEWS & TRENDS
Flying solo, Wikipedia revealed, fattening movies, and more

DEBATE
Is America's food supply safe?

OPINION
Excerpts from New York Times columnists

VOICES
Kalynn House, 17, on joining the Army in wartime

CARTOONS
Some lighter looks at what's in the news