Volume 11, Number 5, February 7, 1984



Andean Report

by Valerie Rush

Colombia launches suit against Chase.

Report From New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

Ten gigawatts of nuclear power by 2000.

Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

A love story.


Unconstitutional, as well as immoral.


Citibank Problems: Prelude to Banking Crisis?

by David Goldman and Kathy Burdman

Documentation: The proposal by Lionel Olmer of the Commerce Department to accept interest payments in local Ibero-American currencies.

The Creditors’ Cartel Looks to Countertrade

by Stanley Ezrol

A report on the Jan. 24 Financial Times conference in Washington, D.C.

Will Ibero-America Allow Henry Kissinger To Loot Its National Assets?

by Robyn Quijano

The conclusion of the Quito summit.


by Montresor

Moscow-Pretoria exposé widens.

Business Briefs

Special Report

Africa Needs Great Agriculture Projects

by Uwe Friesecke

The United States should commit its know-how to that goal.

How the International Monetary Fund Destroys African Nation-States

by Mary Lalevée

FAO Report Underplays Africa’s Real Food-Supply Requirements

by Cynthia Parsons

The United Nations’ population reduction advocates are covering up the urgency of the famine.


Soviet Navy Moves To Rule the Mediterranean

by Fiorella Operto

International Mafia Gangs Up with the Soviet Union Against Morocco

by Thierry Lalevée

Andropov Tells Reagan: ‘Capitulate, Then Talk’

by Rachel Douglas

Nazi-Communist Alliance Launches Scandals To Destroy France

by Garance Upham Phau

The “sniffer plane” affair is only one of many.

The Kiessling Affair Boosts Carrington

by Michael Weissbach

Which ABM Systems Will Save Western Defense?

An article by Col. Marc Geneste and Arnold Kramish which concludes in favor of beam weapons

Bagwan Cult at Center of Peace Movement’s Merger with the ‘Spiritual Unity’ Gurus

by Martha Quinde and Ira Liebowitz

The Showdown at the Grand Hotel: Troubles Mounting for the Palme Commission

by Umberto Pascali

A report from Rome.

International Intelligence


The Campaign Trail as a Yellow Brick Road

by Criton Zoakos

The circumstances surrounding Reagan’s State of the Union address and EIR founder Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.’s emergency television speech on Jan 21.

Documentation: U.S. and Ibero-American press coverage of LaRouche.

LaRouche Citizens’ Movement Tops 2,000 Candidates Worldwide

by Warren J. Hamerman

On a platform of national military and economic policies.

How the FEC Pleased Moscow

by David Wolinsky

Including a brief history of that organization’s activities.

Why the FEC Denied LaRouche Matching Funds

Congress: Fixation on Deficit Threatens Defense Budget

by Susan Kokinda

Brookings: U.S. Shouldn’t Build ABMs, Because the Soviets Have Them

by Robert Gallagher

An evaluation of the Brookings institution’s new book Ballistic Missile Defense: It’s consumer fraud.

National News