Volume 6, Number 32, August 14, 1979


This Week

New York – Next Banana Republic?

by Nora Hamerman

The Week in Brief


Corruption at the Federal Reserve

by Kathy Burdman

Fed’s planes are part of a major drug shipment operation.

Britain: Are the Tories Going to Pot?

by Marla Minnicino

Taxpayer Revolt Needed vs. Mortgage Bubble

by Lydia Schulman

How Chrysler Was Driven to the Brink

by Richard Freeman

Gold: Bear Trap!

by Alice Roth

Locomotive Demands on B.R.D. To Throw Credit Off EMS Track

by Susan Johnson


‘Supergate’: Carter’s Plumbers Unit: It Didn’t Stop with Watergate

by Jeffrey Steinberg and Kathy Stevens

Attacks on LaRouche’s Party: A Long-Term Pattern

The Meeting with the New York Times

LaRouche: ‘Dope Lobby Seeks My Assassination’

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

What Is The Office Of Special Investigations

by Felice Merritt

Staffing the OSI

Why the Press Lies So Much

by Patrick Cotter

U.S. Report

‘Fedgate’ May Ensnare Ohio Solon

by Karen Steinherz

Corruption rumors fly as Metzenbaum asks expanded powers for OSI.


Chicago Gangs–Who Benefits

by Roy Harvey

Part 2 of reporter Roy Harvey’s award-winning series.

Middle East

Drift Toward ‘October War’?

by Robert Dreyfuss

Israel maps military action against European cooperation with Arabs, Iran.

Israel’s Ten-Week War Scenario

Another Oil Crisis in October?

French Initiatives in Mideast Viewed as Threat by Washington

by Dana Sloan

Iraq-Syria Unity Plans Are Proceeding

by Robert Dreyfuss

Bakhtiar Challenges Khomeini’s Islamic Rule

by Nancy Parsons

Iran Pays Cost of Capitulation to Britain

by Judith Wyer

Iranian Development: $52 Billion Down the Drain – Khomeini Aide Endorses Cambodia Model for Iran – Iran’s Brain Drain.

The ‘Great Game’ in Afghanistan

by Daniel Sneider

Prime Minister Amin Lashes Out at U.K., Iran.

Soviet Sector

Soviets: London and Washington Are Toying with War

The European Monetary System Saved the Dollar

by Valeri Begischev


One Trillion More Barrels of Oil!

by William Engdahl

Oil Company report says world supply potentially double that now available.


Congressional Calendar

by Barbara Dreyfuss and Susan Kokinda

Congress To Speed Synfuels Program Through? – Mondale’s Boxcar Bill Revived – House Speaker To Streamline Legislation Process – Senate Republicans Vie for Seats in House of Lords.

Labor Periscope: Turning a Retreat into a Rout

by L. Wolfe

Facts Behind Terrorism: Mob Links to U.S. Terrorism

by Michele Steinberg

World Trade Review