Volume 6, Number 24, June 19, 1979


This Week

Two Summits, a Summer, and the ‘Haig Option’

by Nora Hamerman

The Week in Brief


Two Sides at the Tokyo Summit

by Susan Johnson

The most crucial series of economic talks since 1946 – State’s Strategy for Tokyo: Conservation, Coal Gasification – “Blumenthal Will Push Deflation at Tokyo” – Giscard: Cooperation Is The Key To Solving Energy Problem – Ohira: Energy and North-South Relations the Principal Themes.

The IMF Plans World Deflation

by Kathy Burdman

Gold: Remonetization With a British Twist

by Alice Roth

‘New Era for Sterling Based on Renewed Dollar Crisis’

by Kathy Burdman

Britain: The Tory’s Model Austerity Budget

by Marla Minnicino

World Bank Using Econometrics To ‘Prove’ Malthus Was Right

by Richard Freeman

Banking: Debate over Euromarket Controls

by Lydia Schulman

Oil Price Hoax Becomes Raw Materials Crisis

by Renée Sigerson

Trade: After the Shah: High-Technology Contracts Cancelled in Iran

by Richard Schulman

Economic Survey

The $53 Billion Rip-Off

by Richard Freeman

LaRouche’s economic model predicts effects of Carter’s oil price hike.

What the 1973 Oil Hoax Did to the U.S. Economy

by Lydia Schulman

The World Oil Bill: Up by $109 Billion

by Alice Roth

How the 1979 Oil Hoax Was Created

Who Runs the Seven Sisters?

Turning the U.S. into a Nazi Coal Economy

by William Engdahl

An Energy Policy for America and the World

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Middle East

Who’s Behind OPEC’s ‘Price Hawks’

by Mark Burdman

Cassette Tapes Attack Technology in the Maghreb

by Mary Jane Coates

Khomeini’s Iran: Drugs, Corruption, and a ‘Bust OPEC’ Policy

by Nancy Parsons

From an Oil Economy to a Dope Economy – Iran Treatment Looms for Indonesia – Muslim Brotherhood: A Legacy of British Rule in Nigeria.

U.S. Safehouses for Muslim Brotherhood

by Robert Dreyfuss


The Gasohol Hoax

by Mark Sonnenblick

Plan could cut overall consumption 50%, wreck farming.

Science and Technology

Soviet Semiconductor Technology Is Better Than You May Have Heard

by Michael Tobin


Vote Rigging and Vote Fraud

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr. analyzes the European elections.


The Men Inside Joe Clark’s Government

by Peter Wyer

Back to the days of Lord Beaverbrook’s Special Operations Executive.

Latin America

U.S. Plans Invasion of Nicaragua

by Chris Curtis and Gretchen Small

Marines the most efficient option, says State Department

The Opposition and Their Program

Nicaraguan Rebels to U.S.: “We Are Sick of Hypocrisy.”

State Says U.S. Policy Is ‘Send In the Marines’

U.S. Seeks Dominican Republic Replay


Campaign 1980

by Kathleen Murphy

“Citizens for Haig” wheels into action.

‘Try Drug Pushers as Traitors’–Georgia State Senator

by Culver Kidd


Congressional Calendar

by Barbara Dreyfuss and Susan Kokinda

Jackson Introduces Nazi Energy Development Bill – Hill Climate Builds for Mexican Oil Grab – House Fears Freeman Vote Fraud Challenge.

Labor Periscope

by L. Wolfe and M. Moriarty

Parkhurst Gets Into the Act–Will Meany Retire?

American System Economist Rebutted Malthus–140 Years Ago

State Provokes Energy Fight between Third World, OPEC at UNCTAD V

by Susan Cohen

FALN Set for Terrorist Action in U.S., Puerto Rico

by Michele Steinberg

World Trade Review