Volume 10, Number 42, November 1, 1983



Dr. Jorge Illueca

by Dennis Small and Carlos Wesley

The president of the 38th General Assembly of the United Nations discusses the fight by the developing sector to achieve more just economic relations in the midst of a world economic crisis that is also striking the industrialized nations’ economies. Dr. Illueca cites the advanced sector’s failure to multilaterally negotiate on the crisis, and the threat to the national sovereignty of the heavily indebted developing sector nations.


Kissinger Watch

by M.T. Upharson

Kissinger’s deal with Moscow — Andropov’s raison d’être?

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

Policy grows Kissingerized.

Inside Canada

by Jerry Pyenson

“Strength needed to counter Soviets.”

Middle East Report

by Judith Wyer

The Islamic-Marxist threat.

Italy’s War on Crime

by Marco Fanini

Craxi lashes out against the magistrates.

Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

Something is rotten at SPP.


The next step for defense.


Brazil: Congress and Executive in Confrontation

by Mark Sonnenblick

United Nations: Real Issues Ignored at 38th Session

by Nancy Spannaus

State Department Lets Africa Starve, Supports Global IMF Food Control

by Carol Cleary and Marcia Merry

Currency Rates

World Trade

by Leif Johnson

U.S. deficit close to $120 billion.

Domestic Credit

by David Goldman

The new liquidity crunch.


by Mary McCourt

Democrats debate farm policy.

Andean Report

by Valerie Rush

Colombia’s antidrug war goes regional.

Business Briefs

Special Report

Volcker Caught in Mammoth Fraud

by David Goldman

EIR publishes excerpts of its groundbreaking Quarterly Economic Report detailing exactly how Fed Chairman Volcker has attempted to fake a statistical recovery to cover up the industrial collapse resulting from his high-interest-rate policies.


‘Bomb, Bomb, Talk, Talk’: Dr. K. in Central America

The Soviets Spell Out Their Missile Threat

by Rachel Douglas

Israel: Shamir Launches a Schachtian Policy

by Judith Wyer

The Bomb Explosion in Rangoon—Cui Bono?

by Ramtanu Maitra

What lies behind the political crisis in Asia.

Mitteleuropa Session in Trieste Plots Restoration of the Hapsburg Empire

by Mark Burdman

A report on the politically charged conference on “The European Significance of Mitteleuropa” at Duino Castle.

The Pope Should Not Rehabilitate Galileo

by Cincinnatus

In the interest of historical justice, Cincinnatus compares the intellectual achievements of the real victims of the Inquisition—such as Bishop Zarlino and Johannes Kepler—with Galileo’s career attacking these very leaders for the Venetian interests.

International Intelligence


The Crisis in U.S. Strategic Policy

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Blind acceptance of the recovery myth in the midst of economic collapse has made it impossible for the White House to grasp the magnitude of the strategic crisis, and lead the American population. A crash beam-weapon program is essential to rebuild the main line of U.S. defense—its economic strength.

Kissinger Stages Coup in the NSC

by Freyda Greenberg

Call for $200 Billion ABM Defense Program

by Paul Gallagher

Teller Blasts Press Blackout of Beam Weapons

by Mary McCourt

Documentation: What the Times says; what the Soviet press says.

Scientists Demonstrate How Low the Cost of Thermonuclear Fusion Energy Will Be

by Charles B. Stevens

The Desertron Accelerator and the Development of Anti-Ballistic Missile Defense

by Charles B. Stevens

Congressional Closeup

by Ronald Kokinda and Susan Kokinda

National News


Corrected Map of Deployment of Soviet ICBMs and IRBMs

This map appeared in our October 25, 1983 Special Report.