Volume 6, Number 17, May 1, 1979


This Week

A grain of SALT

by Nora Hamerman

The Week in Brief


A World SDR Standard?

by Kathy Burdman

May 6 BIS meet to map restructuring of Eurodollar market.

ABA Talks About U.S. Credit Plans

Fear Wartime Credit Controls in the U.S.

by Lydia Schulman

USLP Suit To Halt Bank Takeovers Polarizes U.S. Banking Community

by Kathy Burdman

Buba Applies ‘Controlled Disintegration’ to Euromarket

by Alice Roth

Cambridge Cultists Push Trade War

by Steve Parsons

Will Ford Bow to Pressure to Reorient to Defense Production?

by Leif Johnson and Garance Phau

All Systems Go for Gold Price Take-Off

by Alice Roth

Foreign Exchange: Sterling Takes Tumble

by Richard Freeman

Britain Loses Out to Ireland in Bid for U.S. Investment

by Marla Minnicino

Special Report

Economics Becomes a Science

by Uwe Parpart and Steven Bardwell

Lyndon LaRouche’s Riemannian economic model—Part 2.


Italians Use a New Method Against Terror

by Vivian Zoakos

The British Hand Behind World Terror

by Jeffrey Steinberg

Includes excerpts from an article in the Italian Communist Party daily L’Unita titled “Padua: A Different Terrorism To Conceal the Heart of the Red Brigades?”

Terrorism and the Coming Dark Ages

Radical Professors Jailed in Italy

by Mary Sonnenblick

Who Is Antonio Negri?

by R.D. Cedeno


Japan To Remilitarize?

by Peter Ennis

Kissinger’s Washington-Tokyo-Peking axis becoming reality.

Korea: Wild Card in the China Deck

Kissinger: Militarized Japan Can Counter U.S.S.R.

Why Is India’s Foreign Minister Visiting The U.S.... Again?

by Paul Zykofsky

A report from our special correspondent in New Delhi, India.


Documents Implicate Kissinger

State Department papers defame LaRouche, NSIPS.

Declassification of Bonn Scandal

Soviet Sector

Advance Science and Technology–Soviets’ Bottom Line on SALT

by Rachel Berthoff

U.S. Report

Haig Hails Chinese at AP Lunch

by Kathleen Murphy


‘Nuclear Power Is Here To Stay’

Energy Taxpayers Assoc. fights environmentalist suit.


Building Trades Cheer Ted Kennedy

Building Trades Leader Demands Wage and Price Controls – Moynihan Rallies Labor Against Congress – Kennedy Courts Building Trades.


Congressional Calendar

by Barbara Dreyfuss and Richard Schulman

Administration Trade Bill First Step to Trade War – Udall Plans Hearings on Future of Nuclear Industry – Kennedy in Trouble in Senate Fight on “Illinois Brick Bill” – Carter Urges Congress To Pass Institute for “Appropriate Technology” – Health Care Under the Knife.

Labor Periscope

Steelhaulers Continue Strike – USWA Ends Newport News Strike – Sadlowskiites in Steel Union Attack Atomic Power.

Energy: Commission To Investigate Three Mile Island Sabotage

by William Engdahl

Facts Behind Terrorism: Europe Tightens Noose on Terrorists; Will U.S. Do the Same?

by Jeffrey Steinberg

World Trade Review