Volume 7, Number 24, June 24, 1980



From the Editor

by Robyn Quijano


Can we avoid strategic disaster?

Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menendez

Sir Keith strikes out.

Middle East Report

by Robert Dreyfuss

What was Ramsey Clark doing in Iran?

Energy Insider

by William Engdahl

Kooks and nukes: They don’t mix.

Congressional Calendar

by Barbara Dreyfuss and Susan Kokinda

Facts Behind Terror

by Jeffrey Steinberg

The Hispanic activation.


Gold Is Back on the International Agenda

by Richard Freeman

At the Venice summit meeting, Giscard d’Estaing will propose a far-reaching plan to reorganize the world monetary system and recycle OPEC’s petrodollars. Certain important elements of the plan are now clear.

The Brazilian Debt Crisis

by Mark Sonnenblick

A looming threat to world banking.

West German Growth Means No Recession for Europe

by David Goldman

The LaRouche-Riemann model’s profile of Germany’s economy.

How Germany Did It ... and Can Keep Doing It

by Susan Johnson

Calculating New Agricultural Parity

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

A statement by Presidential candidate Lyndon LaRouche.

Domestic Credit

by Lydia Schulman

The snowball effect.

International Credit

by Peter Rush

French banks gain Euroloan clout.

Foreign Exchange

Science & Technology

by Marsha Freeman

What science loses when it loses the Solar Polar Mission.

Trade Review

Business Briefs

Special Report

India: The Fight for Peace and Development

by Peter Ennis

Indira Gandhi Talks to EIR on Peace and Development

by Daniel Sneider

In an exclusive June 5 interview with Editor-in-Chief Daniel Sneider, the Indian Prime Minister describes her nation’s battle against destabilization, and for economic development and world peace.

Parpart Tours India: ‘Science Is Universal’

by Leela Narayan

Dr. Uwe Parpart, research director for the Fusion Energy Foundation, is touring India, and his development proposals have made headlines throughout the subcontinent. A special report from New Delhi.


The Mexican Republic vs. the Brandt Commission

by Criton Zoakos

Between the principles on which the republic of Mexico was built, and those of the Brandt Commission’s supporters, there is an unbridgeable gulf. But one of the Brandt Commission’s supporters is Mexico’s own foreign minister.

The Great Men Who Built the Republic of Mexico

Who is Jorge Castañeda?

by Chris Curtis

Will Israel Survive the Begin Government?

by Mark Burdman

The only character remaining to the Likud coalition is that of terrorists.

Italian Elections: Cossiga Finished?

by Vivian Freyre Zoakos

International Intelligence


The Democrats Revolt Against Carter

by Kathleen Murphy

His own party’s Congressional leaders are rejecting everything Carter puts before them, from oil import fees to military policy. One way or another, they want to find a way not to renominate him.

Congress Hits Carter on Military Policy

Campaign 1980

by Kathleen Murphy

National News