Volume 10, Number 12, March 29, 1983



Book Review

by Martha Quinde

Microelectronics and Society—For Better or For Worse: A Report to the Club of Rome, edited by Gunter Friedricks and Adam Schaff.

Middle East Report

by Judith Wyer and Mary Lalevée

Britain prepares to oust Fahd.

Africa Report

by Douglas DeGroot and Mary Brannan

Behind the strife in Zimbabwe.

Andean Report

by Carlos Cota Mesa

Will Betancur curb the banks?

Congressional Closeup

by Ronald Kokinda and Susan Kokinda


“Secrets of State.”


The Young Plan Revisited: Bankers Head for a Crash

by Criton Zoakos

As in the 1920s: rollovers of debt are provided, but the creditors themselves are debtors, and the pile of worthless paper grows more and more vulnerable.

The BIS and the Brazilian Bridge Loans

by David Goldman

A new falling out between the Swiss and the British?

London’s Free Traders Plan Their Domination of Post-OPEC Markets

by Judith Wyer

American Cattle Herds Are Being Cut to a Dangerous Level

by Cynthia Parsons

Currency Rates

Trade Review

by Mark Sonnenblick

Business Briefs

Special Report

Non-Aligned Summit Pursues a New World Monetary System

by Peter Ennis

Third World Debt and Financial Restructuring Dominate Debate

by Peter Ennis

Documentation: Excerpts from the summit’s final economic declaration, the full text of the “New Delhi Appeal” to world governments, and excerpts from the Non-Aligned nations’ affirmation of their right to develop nuclear energy.

The Summit Defuses Political Bombshells

by Paul Zykofsky


JDL Terrorists Threaten ‘Holy War’ in Israel

by Nancy Coker and Joseph Brewda

Freemasons’ Hand Exposed in the Temple Mount Affair

by Christopher White

The Quatuor Coronati lodge.

Green Party Leader Was a Nazi Official

by Susan Welsh

Not only is the party’s “back-to-the-land” ideology identical with Hitler’s: so are some of its personnel, as the Werner Vogel scandal shows.

Can the Era of ‘National Security’ Governments Return in South America?

by Gretchen Small

The U.S. Strategic Vacuum Produces a Crisis in NATO’s Southern Flank

by Criton Zoakos

Centering on Greece and Turkey.

International Intelligence


A Two-Pronged Attack on U.S. Military Strength

by Graham Lowry

The Harriman-Kissinger strategy.

What U.S. X-Ray Laser Declassification Means

by Paul Gallagher

A scientific and political overview.

LaRouche: Beam Weapons Offer Americans a Military Means Toward Achieving Peace

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

The text of a television statement by EIR founder Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

‘Gorsuchgate’ To Pave the Way for a Global 2000 Coup in the Administration?

by Lonnie Wolfe

DOJ and FBI Protect Iranian Operatives

by Edward Spannaus

Cyrus Hashemi’s lawsuit against EIR.

Documentation: Excerpts from the 1980 EIR exposé which prompted the suit by the Khomeini-linked Hashemi, and excerpts from the U.S. Attorney’s statement of refusal to release certain documents substantiating EIR’s case.

National News