Volume 10, Number 49, December 20, 1983



Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

A deafening silence on oil.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

Kohl government under siege.

Middle East Report

by Judith Wyer

Moscow’s power play in Iran.

Andean Report

by Blanca Gastelum

Club of Life takes mayoralty in Peru.


Strategic miscalculations.


Choice Facing Washington: SDRs or National Defense

by Kathy Burdman

How the Soviet Union Is Taking Control of Europe’s ‘Underground Economy’

by David Goldman

The Soviets are moving in on the international drug trade as well as black market high technology.

Colombian Labor Federation Takes On the Issue of IMF Austerity

by Carlos Potes

The recent UTC conference addressed the world depression—not just domestic austerity.

Documentation: Speeches at the UTC conference.

Mexico: ‘Revolutionary Austerity’: The IMF Creates Economic Collapse and Fascist Movements

by Timothy Rush

The result of one year under IMF conditionalities.

Mexican Anti-Semite Attacks LaRouche

Currency Rates

Foreign Exchange

by David Goldman

The Soviets’ dollar card.


by Kathy Burdman

BIS’s “innovative” asset snatch.

Domestic Credit

by Richard Freeman

Why rates are moving up.

Business Briefs

Special Report

The Mondale-Kissinger Threat to America’s National Security

by Warren Hamerman

The advocates of surrender to Moscow’s Third Rome and of the Global 2000 policy for genocide are the perpetrators of the plague of child-sex rings and murder cults.

The Think Tank Behind Mondale

by William Engdahl

Business International: Zero Growth Associates

How Jonestown Happened under Carter/Mondale

by Kathleen Klenetsky

The Child Pornography Lobby Protects Cults, Drugs, and Mass Murder

by Ira Liebowitz


Ogarkov: Soviet Subs Are Off U.S. Coast

by Rachel Douglas

The direct Soviet threat blacked out in the rest of the U.S. media.

Reagan Tightens Asian Alliance in the Face of the Soviet Threat

by Linda de Hoyos

Finland and Sweden Pulled into Soviet Orbit

by Göran Haglund

Are the Swedish Elites Planning To Topple Olof Palme’s Government?

by Clifford Gaddy

After Carrington Appointment, Only Beam Defense Can Save NATO

by Nora Hamerman and Susan Johnson

EIR Beam-Weapons Seminar in Vienna Looks at Mitteleuropa, Moscow, and the West

by Laurent Murawiec

Minute: ‘LaRouche Inspired Beam Policy’

France’s largest circulation newsweekly presents Lyndon LaRouche’s analysis of the strategic necessity for the West to defend itself.

Teller Tells Italy: ‘Defensive Weapons Must Be Realized in Europe’

Venezuelan Population Rejects Club of Rome Cultist in Presidential Elections

by Christian Curtis

International Intelligence


The Combat-Readiness of the Reagan Administration

by Richard Cohen

Experts Warn Washington: U.S. Must Revamp Strategic Thinking Now

by Carol White and Leo Scanlon

A report on Lowell Wood’s National Press Club presentation and the Virginia forum on the strategic crisis.

Soviet Missiles Off U.S. Coast Mean ‘Three Minutes To Decide’

by Dr. Lowell Wood

Eye on Democrats

by Anita Gallagher

Whose side are they on, anyway?

Kissinger Watch

by M.T. Upharsin

“Reagan must apply Mondale’s policies now.”

National News