Volume 11, Number 38, October 1, 1984



Science & Technology

Laser Irradiation Research Promises Breakthroughs for Plant Development.


by John Grauerholz, M.D.

The Animal Rights Cultists.

Report from Italy

by Umberto Pascali

Andreotti Plants a Bomb under NATO.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

East Germans Reach the Rhine.

Attic Chronicle

by Phocion

Pax Russica in the Levant.

Northern Flank

by Aurora Borealis

Svenska Dagbladet Shows Its Colors.

Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

Nuremberg Tribunal against the PAN.


Reagan, Gromyko, and Beirut.


IMF Meeting Prepares Breakup of Alliance

by David Goldman

Strategic, not monetary considerations as such, are turning the wheels of the present foreign exchange crisis, as the Soviets play both sides of the dollar market.

Administration Walks Into the IMF’s Trap

Currency Rates

The Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway: Revolutionizing American Commerce

by Vin Berg

And laying the basis for industrialization of an entire inland region in the heart of the American South.

Sir James Goldsmith, Kissinger, and the Hardwicke Bankruptcy Scam

by David Goldman

IMF Holds Marcos to a No-Win Game

by Linda de Hoyos

Domestic Credit

by Richard Freeman

The Framework of Housing Crumbles.


by Christopher White

Farm Debt Packages Worse than Useless.

Business Briefs

Special Report

Peru’s ‘Shining Path’ Exposed: How To Fight Narco-Terrorism

by Gretchen Small

A case study by Gretchen Small and Mary Goldstein, employing EIR’s uniquely effective methodology: Terrorism is not merely a military or police matter, but based on cultural warfare at the highest levels.

The Algerian War Scenario of Soustelle and Einaudi

The Shining Path’s Nazi Drug Connection

by Mary Goldstein

Death Cultists with Backing from Abroad

by Mary Goldstein


Moscow’s Effort To Smother Schiller Institute Meeting

by Criton Zoakos

A lurid story of harmonious cooperation between Soviet and certain Western intelligence services was observed and recorded during the three weeks leading up to the Institute’s Sept. 21-23 conference.

‘Hitler-Stalin’ Revival Presages War

by Konstantin George

The Real Story of Soviet Marshal Ogarkov’s ‘Demotion’

by Luba George

Documentation: Jane’s Defence Weekly on the Kremlin "strategic decision" which caused the Ogarkov shift.

France Target of Terror as Separatists Tighten Ties to the ‘Islamic’ Crazies

by Paolo Serri and Thierry Lalevée

Soviets Up Pressure on Afghan Issue

by Susan Maitra

Recent moves in Afghanistan betray a sense of tactical urgency vis-à-vis the Subcontinent.

Behind the ETA Basque Terror Gang

by Katherine Kanter

Part Two of a series on the cultists and linguisticians who built a separatist movement to destroy Spain.

The Socialist-Soviet Deal To Wreck Africa

by Thierry Lalevée

The Vatican Sends Contrary Signals

by Augustinus

International Intelligence


Mondale-Gromyko Meeting Seeks U.S. Backdown on SDI

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Kissinger arranged it—the meeting with Reagan, too—and an election-minded President is walking right into the trap.

Greenies Join KGB’s ‘Peace Movement’

by Nancy Spannaus

Eagleburger Confirms Role as Soviet Agent.

Speaking at a luncheon seminar, this “European specialist” didn’t mention Europe once.

LaRouche in Seattle: ‘The 1984 Election Campaign Must Reverse the Moral Crisis in American Society’

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Kissinger Watch

by M.T. Upharson

Declared persona non grata.

Elephants and Donkeys

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Sierra Club Endorses ‘Greenie’ Mondale — Pandas, not people — Freezing With Fritz; Courting the Gay Vote.

Congressional Closeup

by Ronald Kokinda and Susan Kokinda

National News