Volume 9, Number 5, February 9, 1982



Energy Insider

by William Engdahl

A proposal for the American West.


Book Review

by Richard Schulman

Noam Chomsky and His Machine-Man: Rules and Regulations by Noam Chomsky.

Africa Report

by Douglas DeGroot

The leadership question.

Middle East Report

by Robert Dreyfuss

Abu Nidal: a Mossad agent.

Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

A new Henriquismo?

Labor in Focus

by Mel Klenetsky

Mondale’s “Partially Employed Society.”


The siege of Switzerland.


Bonn Surprises the ‘Third Way’ Planners

by David Goldman

1981 Farm Bill Is a Rotten Compromise

by Susan Brady

The Real Scope of U.S. Unemployment

by Leif Johnson

Currency Rates

Justice Department Gives AT&T and IBM the Go-Ahead for the ‘Wired Society’

by Leif Johnson

West German Exports to Iraq: Key Flank in Mideast Trade Expansion Drive

by Thierry Lalevée

World Trade

by Mark Sonnenblick

Business Briefs

Special Report

Will the U.S. Join Italy’s War Against Dope, Incorporated?

by Nora Hamerman

What Italian law enforcement has accomplished, how they did it, and where the U.S. tracks lead now that it has been proven that the drug, terror, and dirty-money network is a single entity.

The Abscammers’ Ties to the Red Brigades

Europeo Reveals Haig Aide’s Complicity With P-2

The Stakes in the Gen. Dozier Case

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Documentation: A Dossier on the Investigations, by Vivian Zoakos.

EIR’s Approach Blew the Covers

by Mary McCourt

Excerpts from our exposés, which were provided in full to Italian counterterror officials.

Arab Financiers of Terrorism and Drugs

by Judith Wyer


Who Is Fooling Whom Within the Alliance?

by Christopher White

The Mitterrand government’s recent moves make the State Department look ridiculous.

Brazil’s Nuclear Energy Program Is Under Fire But Not Defeated

by Mark Sonnenblick

And its incompetent gasohol plan is being cut back.

India’s Future: The Potential for a Nuclear Fusion Effort

by Uma Zykofsky

Acceleration in India’s Growth Plan

by Paul Zykofsky

India’s Aerospace Policy: Program Contributes to Nation-Building

by Paul Zykofsky

Italy: Two Pipelines Key to Energy Prospects

by Giuseppe Filliponi

Italy’s dealings with the U.S.S.R. and Algeria.

International Intelligence


If Reagan Dumped Volcker, What Would He Do Next?

by Richard Cohen

Not the liberal Democrats’ approach, surely, but the Kemp option or the LaRouche option?

CFW Session Attacks Helmut Schmidt

by Graham Lowry

A report on the Committee for the Free World’s January conference.

Did the FBI Murder a Williams Witness?

by Andrew Rotstein

The death of Marie Weinberg benefits the Abscam prosecution, unless it backfires.

Minority Spokesmen Support Sen. Williams

by Elliot Greenspan

Why So Many Texans Are Riding Sidesaddle

by Nicholas Benton

National News