Volume 6, Number 22, June 5, 1979


This Week

Opening the Italian Flank

The Week in Brief


International Bank Lending: Will It Shut Down?

by David Goldman

“Facing Up to the Reality of the World Oil Crisis.”

A Politically Induced Recession

by Lydia Schulman

Behind the Commodity-Raw Materials Price Problem

by Renée Sigerson

Pallavicini Funds Found in West German Banking Scandal

by Renée Sigerson

French Franc Under Threat

by Susan Johnson

EMS Forces Set New Target Price for Gold

by Alice Roth

U.S. Export-Import Policy: The Figures and the PR Flak

by Richard Schulman

Patent Law Ploy To Restrict Technology

by Leif Johnson and Mary Gilbertson


Gasoline Blackmail

Politics is the art of calculated cheating, says Schlesinger.

1. How Schlesinger Slashed Energy Supplies

by William Engdahl

2. Schlesinger Spurs IEA Attack on Economy

by Richard Freeman

3. The Rotterdam Oil Price Swindle

by Judith Wyer and Paul Arnest

De la Gorce Ridicules Energy Conservation – Mexico’s Plan For Securing World Energy Supplies.

Third World

Mexico’s Proposal on Energy Pitted Against World Bank at UNCTAD Meet

by Susan Cohen

Mexico’s Energy Proposal to UNCTAD – Original Agenda: Common Fund and Self-Reliance.

Ujamaa: World Bank Development Model

by Vin Berg and Cynthia Parsons


Zionists Tied to ‘Nazi’ Organizing

by Scott Thompson

Special Report

Winning The War Against Drugs

by Barbara Gould

Anti-Drug Coalitions consolidate “silent majority,” build national movement.

Michigan Anti-Drug Coalition: A Progress Report

Dismantling Dope, Inc.–An International Mandate.

‘Our School Is the Model For Stopping Drugs’

Medical Use of Marijuana Exposed as a Fraud

Catholic Doctors Guild Demands Pot Eradication

Stop International Drug Trafficking

A memorial passed by the Massachusetts Legislature.

Canadians Join the Fight Against Drugs

Latin America

Cabinet Shakeup in Mexico

by Tim Rush

New ministers expected to strengthen government’s domestic and foreign policy.

U.S. Report

Labor Moves toward LaRouche for 1980

Proponents of a Haig-Kennedy “race” facing a dilemma.

Teamsters Official Endorses Anti-Drug Fight, LaRouche Candidacy

How To Unravel the Mess Called the U.S. Economy

Haig Preaches Geopolitical Confrontation


Congressional Calendar

by Barbara Dreyfuss and Susan Kokinda

Carter Wheat Resolution “Railroaded” Through Senate – Reuss To Revive Monetary Control Bill – New Resolution Introduced for Mexican Oil Grab – Legislation to “Hong Kongize” New York City May Go to Hill – Effort To Put NSC Under Congressional Control.

Labor Periscope: Carter Austerity Guidelines Declared Unconstitutional

by L. Wolfe and M. Moriarty

Alexander Hamilton and American Banking System

by Barbara Gould

U.S., U.S.S.R. Reach Tentative Accord on Energy Cooperation

by Marsha Freeman

Is the Mossad Plotting a Terror Wave in the U.S.?

by Jeffrey Steinberg

World Trade Review