Volume 10, Number 33, August 30, 1983



Frederick Wills

by Frank Bell

The former Foreign Minister of Guyana and a founding member of the Club of Life.

Gen. Pramarn Adireksarn

by Sophie Tanapura and Pakdee Tanapura

Former Vice-Premier of Thailand.


Report from Paris

by Katherine Kanter

ETA feeds on French weakness.

Middle East Report

by Allen Douglas

Israelis give kiss of death to Gemayel.

Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

Lessons of La Paz.


Qaddafi, the death merchant of Venice.


‘An Ominous Meeting To Discuss the Debt’

by Dennis Small

Documentation: Excerpts from the draft document for the Organization of American States meeting in Caracas Sept. 5-9.

Currency Rates

The Brazilian Chamber of Deputies Repudiates the IMF’s Program

by Mark Sonnenblick

Global 2000 Team Has Blocked Guyana Aid

by Frank Bell

Moscow’s Energy Strategy

by William Engdahl

How the Soviets are making Europe dependent on their supplies, after helping knock out nuclear power there.


by Montresor

Ignore the supply and demand data.

Business Briefs

Special Report

World Council of Churches Conclave: A First-Hand Report

by Vivian Zoakos

‘Reagan Is for War, Andropov Is for Peace’

Statements by members of the Orthodox delegation.

Liberation Theology vs. ‘Urban Culture’

Excerpts from keynote speeches at the conference.

‘We Are Pained by the Third World’s Quest for Nuclear Power’

The Aquarian contingent.

‘We Must Address the Danger of Beam Weapons Systems’

The seminar on disarmament and military policy.

Documentation: Excerpts from resolutions issued by the World Council of Churches.


The Two Military Faces of Yuri Andropov

by Rachel Douglas

Documentation: Fyodor Burlatskii’s article on “War Games” in the Literaturnaya Gazeta.

Socialist Olof Palme and the Baltic Nobility Seeking a Territorial Deal with the Soviet Union

by Clifford Gaddy

Mitteleuropa goes north.

French Response to Invasion of Chad: Return to the Politics of Appeasement

by Mark Burdman

Peking Complains That Provincial Officials Are Disobeying Its Economic Dictates

by Gregory F. Buhyoff

Twenty Thousand Pakistanis Defy Dictator Zia Ul-Haq

by Ramtanu Maitra

International Intelligence


Is Your Congressman’s Wife in Bed with the KGB?

by Graham Lowry

How Soviet Assets in the ‘Peace’ and Ecology Movement Are Wrecking the U.S. Power Grid

by Richard Freeman

The Washington Public Power Supply System case.

Free Enterprisers Join Attack on U.S. Infrastructure

by Susan Kokinda

Jesuits Push for the Nuclear Freeze and the ‘Post-Industrial’ Society

by Anna Keller

A report on the conference “Being Catholic and American in the 1980s.”

Behind Mondale’s New Policy Postures

by Richard Cohen

Part II of Washington bureau chief Richard Cohen’s profile of the Democratic Party’s front runner.

Eye on Democrats

by Cincinnatus

Kissinger Watch

by M.T. Upharson

Henry’s commission launched.

National News