Volume 6, Number 46, November 27, 1979



The End of OPEC?

by Nora Hamerman

Cover Story

Crash of ’79: Britain Succeeds in Bringing Down the Dollar

by David Goldman

How Britain Would ‘Dethrone’ the Dollar

by Alice Roth

Who Planned the Asset Freeze

Sawhill Concern Is Supply Curtailment – “From the Top, By Plan” – Widen Freeze to OPEC? – Treasury Coordinates with IMF, BIS

‘Crisis Managers’ Take Control

by Kathy Burdman

Who Is John Sawhill?

A ‘Dialogue’ To Manage Oil Crisis

by Judith Wyer


Morgan Leads ‘Revolution’ for Speculators

by Lydia Schulman

Domestic Economy: Does the Auto Industry Have a Future?

by Richard Freeman

Commodities: More Secret Than Switzerland

by Lydia Schulman

Britain: After Iran, a Buoyant Pound

by Renée Sigerson

U.S. Report

Reorganization for Crisis Management

New White House clique orchestrates crisis in foreign and domestic policy.

How To Legislate an Economic Depression

by Barbara Dreyfuss and Susan Kokinda

Special Report

Societas Jesu: 40,000 agents

by Vin Berg

The political intelligence outfit the Pope must clean out.

Jesuit Role Exposed in Third World Affairs

by Criton Zoakos


Will Britain Be Kicked Out of the EC?

by Daniel Sneider

A Nuclear Future for West Germany?

by Susan Welsh

Government, industry and labor begin to speak out against “greenies.”

How the Aristocrats Created Europe’s Greenies

Middle East

Libya, Yuval Neeman and Khomeini

by Robert Dreyfuss

The Muslim Brotherhood triangle in the Middle East.

Extremists Gaining Upper Hand in Israel

The ‘Ayatollah’ Yuval Neeman


Behind Britain’s ‘Fourth Man’ Scandal: New ‘Splinter Factor’ Operation Launched

by Christopher R. White

Science and Technology

Fusion by the 1990s?

by Charles B. Stevens and Morris Levitt

Soviet program says yes, U.S. nuclear and classification policies say no.

Rudakov: “Fusion Research at a Turning Point”


Congressional Calendar

by Barbara Dreyfuss and Susan Kokinda

House Banking Committee Passes Chrysler Bailout Bill – Youth Employment Bill Readied – House Passes National Development Bank – Stall Curb on Oil-Import Powers – Stevenson To Hold Hearings on Eurocurrency, Gold, EMS – Mitchell Politicizing Fed?

World Trade Review

Gold and Currency Price Charts