Volume 12, Number 3, January 15, 1985



Senator Frank Moss

by Nicholas F. Benton

The former U.S. legislator discusses reviving the NAWAPA, the great project to bring water from Alaska to dry U.S. lands.


Africa Report

by Thierry Lalevée

Egypt’s Struggle for Development.

Attic Chronicle

by Phocion

KGB Purges Greek Armed Forces.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

For Whom the Bell Tolls.

From New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

India’s Ibero-American Initiatives.

Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

PAN Starts To Militarize Border.

Andean Report

by Valerie Rush

“Mafiagate” versus Betancur.


by John Grauerholz, M.D.

The Whooping-Cough Vaccine Shortage.


“American System” Can Develop Africa.


Strong Dollar Batters U.S. Allies to Soviet Benefit

by Richard Freeman

Someone, somewhere along the line, sold U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Donald Regan a self-destructive plan to “save the U.S. economy.”

Banks Threaten Seizure of Assets To Smash Ibero-American Debtors

by Mark Sonnenblick

Mexico for Sale—Cheap

by Carlos Cota

The new investment law will lure flight capital back in-but at what a price!

Currency Rates

Oncogene Research: New Inroads in Study of Cause and Cure of Cancer

by Ned Rosinsky, M.D.

Domestic Credit

by Richard Freeman

Housing Down, Economy Next.


by Marcia Merry

Country: Propaganda for Despair.

Business Briefs

Special Report

How Dope, Inc. Has Swallowed Up the World Economy

by David Goldman and Susan Welsh

Since the first publication of the best-selling book Dope, Inc., the worldwide narcotics traffic has doubled in dollar terms from the already staggering 1978 estimate of $200 billion. The dope czars today are holding whole nations hostage.

Documentation: Henry Kissinger and the directorate of Dope, Inc.

The Dope Trade Moves ‘Onshore’

by David Goldman

Moscow Moves In on the Dope Trade


India Votes for Unity behind Congress Party

by Linda de Hoyos

India’s 400-million electorate, the world’s largest, has given Rajiv Gandhi the chance to realize his stated goal—to “bring India into the 21st century.”

Federal Republic of Germany: Soviets Favor a ‘Red-Green Dawn’

by Edith Vitali

That is, a pro-Soviet coalition government in West Germany.

Moscow Threatens Retaliation if U.S. Develops Strategic Defense

Excerpts from the Izvestia article by V. Falin.

Will France Survive Mitterrand’s New Alignment with the U.S.S.R.?

by Laurent Murawiec

Soviet Pressure on Japan, Korea Could Signal New Superpower Crisis

by Linda de Hoyos

‘Black September’ Kills PLO Moderate

by Thierry Lalevée

Spain: State Dept. Boosts Qaddafi’s Ambitions

by Katherine Kanter

Investigative Leads: ‘International’ Trail in Railroad Bombing

by Liliana Gorini

International Intelligence


Shultz Gets His Orders: No Concessions on Beam Defense

by Kathleen Klenetsky

The President continues to make it absolutely clear, only how beam-weapon defenses are to be developed can be negotiated in Geneva.

Bulgarian Justice: Vesco and the DOJ

by Paul Goldstein

Who’s conducting the “Get LaRouche” campaign.

Wall Street Readies Shock against Reagan

by Richard Freeman

The bond markets are beginning to rattle at the instigation of Treasury debt-holders who want to wreck the defense budget.

The Federal Election Commission: Washington’s Most Corrupt Bureaucracy

by Sanford Roberts

Dr. Teller on Ethics and Nuclear Weapons

Excerpts from his article in Rome’s Il Tempo.

Daniel Sneider and the Assassination of Indian Prime Minister Gandhi

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Kissinger Watch

by M.T. Upharson

The Vienna Connection again.

National News