Volume 11, Number 39, October 8, 1984



Dr. Ernest P. Du Charme

by Marcia Merry

The plant pathologist with 35 years’ research experience discusses the outbreak of citrus canker in Florida.


Investigative Leads

by Thierry Lalevée

Moscow, Teheran in Anti-U.S. Offensive.

New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

From Frying Pan to Fire and Back.

Middle East Report

by Thierry Lalevée

Whither the Assads?

Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

Can Moctezuma Brewery Take Revenge?

Northern Flank

by Aurora Borealis

Emperor Palme’s New Clothes.

Attic Chronicle

by Phocion

The Cyprus Dossier.


Look who’s pushing drugs!


Henry Kissinger’s Private Keynote at IMF Meeting

by David Goldman

The White House has turned economic policy over to the supra- nationalism of Kissinger and friends, meaning that at some early point, we face political explosion in Ibero-America, uncontrollable capital outflows, and Russian domination of Europe. Economics Editor David Goldman and EIR’s Washington Bureau report.

Documentation: Speeches of Kissinger and Reagan; the World Bank Africa report; and a laugh on De Larosière.

Currency Rates

North-South Standoff on Debt Crisis at United Nations General Assembly

by Valerie Rush

Documentation: Venezuelan President Lusinchi’s warning: “A hanging man can’t pay his debts.”

Cartels To Gain from Florida Citrus Canker

by Marcia Merry

Foreign Exchange

by David Goldman

Propping the Dollar.

Business Briefs

Special Report

Anti-Missile Results Show that ‘Star Wars’ Opponents Are Lying

by Paul Gallagher

U.S. “beam weapons” experts have submitted reports summarizing their progress through mid-1984, demonstrating dramatically the near-term potential for the whole range of ABM defense capabilities. A report by the Fusion Energy Foundation’s Executive Director, Paul Gallagher.

Documentation: The OTA Report Is “Riddled with Errors” — Reality Refutes Lies of Anti-Beam Lobby.

The History of Breakthroughs in ABM Technology—Testing and Development


Schiller Institute: No to Kissinger’s Decoupling!

by Göran Haglund

One thousand persons from 20 countries gathered at its two-day conference, as the institute fast becomes the magnet drawing patriotic supporters of the Western alliance together. Göran Haglund reports from Wiesbaden, West Germany.

Documentation: The conference resolution.

Maritime Aspects of the Strategic Situation of the Free World

by Vice-Admiral (ret.) Karl Adolf Zenker

Reagan Administration Supports the Nazi-Communist Alliance in Mexico

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Examines a White House policy he frankly calls “nuts.”

Moscow’s Political Offensive in Africa

by Thierry Lalevée

Fascism and Pornography: The Cultural ‘Message’ of the Venice Film Festival

by Filippo Ciccanti

On the biannual event which shapes the movies to reshape Western culture.

France’s Le Pen: A Druid Fairy Tale

by Garance Upham Phau

Someone should knock him out of his tree.

International Intelligence


The Arms Control Mafia Tightens Grip on Reagan

by Kathleen Klenetsky

What was important about the Gromyko meeting wasn’t even a topic of discussion there. It’s the “inside-outside” job by which the President is being conned into selling the store.

Documentation: Statements by Kissinger, Reagan, and Gromyko.

Documents of the Westmoreland Case: Why Lt. General Graham Won’t Sue CBS

He was lying, cheating, and committing fraud in Vietnam almost as much as he is today. His subordinates tell the story in sworn affidavits.

Kissinger Watch

by M.T. Upharson

The Man Everyone Hates the Most — “The Worst Dog There Is”.

Elephants and Donkeys

by Kathleen Klenetsky

All Eyes on Texas — Fiasco in Dallas — Manatt Brings in the $.

Congressional Closeup

by Ronald Kokinda and Susan Kokinda

National News