Volume 5, Number 19, May 16, 1978



The Brezhnev-Schmidt Pact: Opening the Way Out of World Depression

I. The Text of the Economic Agreement Between West Germany and the U.S.S.R.

II. The Brezhnev-Schmidt Communiqué

III. Schmidt: ‘Make Détente Irreversible’

IV. Brezhnev: ‘Peace Is the Essence of Our Life’

V. European Labor Party: London Stunned by ‘Rapallo’ Breakthrough

World Map of Trade Deals

British Lead Press Panic

Soviets Call British Bluff — West Germany: “Totally New Perspective.”

U.S. Looks For an Opening

Special Report

Build a Strong Whig Republican Force

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

A Public Appeal to Ronald Reagan from the Labor Party’s LaRouche.

U.S. Report

Administration: Carter Boxed In

Confused Exec Swings Both Ways.

Miller Comes Under Fire

by Richard Welsh

White House Takes Aim at Fed Chief — “Kissinger is the Problem.”

What’s Blocking East-West Trade?

‘Hard-line’ Legislation Is Losing the U.S. Billions.

Energy: Never On Sun Day


Stock Market Rise Blinds Commercial Banks

by Lydia Dittler

Accounting-Pad Folly – Ottawa Borrowings, Bundesbank Statements

by Susan Johnson

Japan: Fukuda Drops Fusion Bombshell

by Kevin Coogan

Japan Congressman Invites U.S. To Join Science & Technology Deals

OPEC Demands Development: Why The Arabs Stick with the Dollar

by Judy Wyer

Oil Rivals Pull Together

London Sends a Message: Why Curtiss-Wright Wants Kennecott

by Richard Schulman


Cutting Energy, Boosting Inflation: Texas Study Shreds Schlesinger’s National Energy Plan

Science & Technology

Pulling Out Pollution with Super Magnets

What Is Superconductivity?

Third World

Egypt Puts IMF on Notice, Heralding New Era of Economic Development

by Mary Jane Coates

IMF Faces Hard Times.

Egypt’s Scientists Call for Nuclear Energy

Trade & Development – Way to Mideast Peace