Volume 10, Number 30, August 9, 1983



Antonio Figuerelo Alinazan

by Joëlle Leconte

The director of general civil protection of Spain describes the effects of five years of severe drought.


Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

Labor bashing.

Mideast Report

by Judith Wyer

Is Intrabank returning?

Book Review

by Carol White

The Price of Power by Seymour Hersh.


At Duino Castle.


LaRouche-Riemann Model Debunks the Fed’s Swindles

by David Goldman

Currency Rates

How Inflation Produced the 8.7 Percent Rise in GNP

by David Goldman and Leif Johnson

‘Volcker Is a Threat to U.S. National Security’

by Warren Hamerman

National Democratic Policy Committee Chairman Warren Hamerman’s testimony against the reappointment of Volcker before the Senate Banking Committee.


by Kathy Burdman

The U.S. becomes an “offshore market.”

Domestic Credit

by Richard Freeman

Slaughter in the bond market.

Foreign Exchange

by David Goldman

Rumblings against the dollar.

Business Briefs

Special Report

Romania’s Fight for Development against Malthusians—East and West

by Webster G. Tarpley

‘Don’t Call It Barter—That’s the IMF’s Term’

by Edith Vitali

Romania Builds Up Its Industry Despite Economic Warfare

by Konstantin George

Only the Bosphorus Limits Shipbuilding

by Edith Vitali

The Danube-Black Sea Canal: A Modern Epic

by Webster G. Tarpley

Independence in the Face of the Soviet Threat

by Webster G. Tarpley

Looking to America for Trade and Technology

by Konstantin George


Andean Pact Heads of State Pledge Unity against the IMF

by Gretchen Small

Final Declaration: The manifesto issued by the Andean Pact Presidential summit in Caracas July 24.

State Department Never Heard of Andean Summit

Club of Life Mobilizes for Operation Juárez

by Mary McCourt

Kissinger’s New Peace ‘Breakthrough’: Writing Off the Arabs in the Mideast

by Nancy Coker and Allen Douglas

Why the KGB Likes Kissinger’s Mideast Role

by Judith Wyer

Kampuchea: The Smile Is Back

by Daniel Sneider

Asia editor Daniel Sneider’s second visit to the Southeast Asian nation.

International Intelligence


Trilaterals Tighten Noose Around Reagan’s Neck

by Nancy Spannaus

Profile: Sen. Gary Hart: A Trial Run for the Atari Democrats

by Patricia Salisbury

House Refuses IMF Cash as Senate Approves Volcker

by Kathy Burdman

Eye on Democrats

by Anita Gallagher

The Trilaterals form a platform policy caucus.

National News