Volume 11, Number 15, April 17, 1984



Dr. Martin Welt

by Marjorie Mazel Hecht

The president of the New Jersey-based Radiation Technology, Inc. operates three plants in the United States to irradiate food for export. In the second and final part of Marjorie Hecht’s interview, he describes the early days of food irradiation research and the export potential.


Report from New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

Does Pakistan have the bomb?

Attic Chronicle

by Phocion

President, prime minister, commissar.

Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

Businessmen split on de la Madrid trip.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

Green Party gains in state election.

Report from Paris

by P.O.E.

The long arm of Longo Mai.

Elephants and Donkeys

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Texas Democrats take on the Mondale-Hart crew.

Kissinger Watch

by M.T. Upharson

Is Henry becoming a liability?


Will we have water to drink?


The Federal Reserve and the Debtors’ Cartel

by David Goldman

A decision has been taken in London and Zürich, in the wake of the Argentina developments, to force a monetary squeeze that will break the Ibero-American governments as well as the Washington administration.

De la Madrid Trip: Ibero-American Unity Now an Irreversible Reality

by Robyn Quijano

The Mexican, Colombian, Brazilian, Argentine, and Venezuelan heads of state have agreed to jointly confront the international bankers and the advanced-sector nations with demands for lower interest rates, and a global reform of the international monetary system.

British Disease Spreading Throughout Western Europe

by Rainer Apel

Austerity policies mean social upheaval for the European Community’s member nations: an update.

IMF Policies Mean 150 Million Africans Face Starvation

by Mary Lalevée

The results of inability to import or invest .

Currency Rates

Science & Technology

by Marsha Freeman

Shuttle’s first repair of a satellite.

Business Briefs

Special Report

Soviet War Games Are for Keeps

by Criton Zoakos

The mammoth naval maneuvers by the U.S.S.R. show that a high level of combat-readiness has become the permanent condition of the Army and Navy. U.S. evaluations have ignored the most crucial feature of the new Soviet deployment: Most if not all of the Soviet Union’s nuclear-missile submarines are out of port, at battle stations ever nearer their ultimate targets against the continental United States.

The LaRouche Doctrine: Draft Memorandum of Agreement Between the United States of America and the U.S.S.R.

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Based on the principle of national sovereignty and the recognition that without economic development of the post-colonial world, war is unavoidable.


Anglo-Soviet Condominium in Mideast Supplants U.S.A.

by Criton Zoakos

Who’s Behind the ‘Jerusalem Issue’

by Kathleen Klenetsky

When a deputy of the Nazi eugenics sponsor Averell Harriman claims to be doing something good for the Jewish people, watch out.

Isael: Terror Wave Plays into Sharon’s Hands

by Joseph Brewda

The Gulf War and the Farce of the Anglo-Americans’ ‘Neutrality’

by Judith Wyer

France: D-Day Celebrated by Call for Beam Weapons

by Laurent Rosenfeld

Pravda and LitGaz Blast LaRouche Role

In organizing the March 23 Paris conference on beam-weapons defense.

Malta: Terrorists Hold a Strategy Session

by Dean Andromidas

Colombia’s President Betancur Presses for World Pact Against Drugs

by Valerie Rush

India-Pakistan Tension at a New Peak

by Susan Maitra

International Intelligence


Congressmen Try To Undercut Beam Weapons

by Graham Lowry

Along with the Union of Concerned Scientists.

Patriots To Be Counted in Pennsylvania Vote

by Nora Hamerman

A report on Lyndon LaRouche’s presidential campaign effort for the April 10 primary.

‘Ronald Reagan Is Not Morally Fit for Re-Election’

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Treasury Lying in Secret Service Case?

Trilaterals Demand Defense Cuts and Triage of U.S. Elderly

Documentation: Excerpts from the new Trilateral Commission report, “Democracy Must work”

No Heterosexuals, Only Trilaterals

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Behind the Lamm Scandal: Establishment Seeks Open Euthanasia Policy

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Documentation: Colorado Governor Richard Lamm’s statements about the necessity for the elderly to “get out of the way,” and excerpts from approving press commentary.

Congressional Closeup

by Ronald Kokinda and Susan Kokinda

National News