Volume 12, Number 14, April 9, 1985


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Science & Technology

by Marsha Freeman

No Substitute for a U.S. Fusion Program.

From New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

A Budget for Honesty.


by Augustinus

Why Moscow Is Attacking the Pope.

Africa Report

by Mary Lalevée

The Drug Mafia Moves In.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

Halting in Mid-Field.

Report from Paris

by Claude Albert

Moonies, Monies, and Manicheans.


On the Trail of Dope, Inc.


Gandhi Memorial Summit Urgent To Solve Debt Crisis

by Robyn Quijano

Currency Rates

Is the United States Economy Living Off Import Welfare?

by Richard Freeman

European Central Bankers Move To Create ECU Zone against Dollar

by William Engdahl

The U.S. and Soviet Economies under the MAD Strategic Doctrine

by Christopher White

The former is down, the U.S.S.R. is up, as graphically shown in this week’s special insert-poster.

The African Drought Hits Sudan, Egypt

by Thierry Lalevée

Is Venezuela’s Oil Industry Up For Sale?

by Ana Maria Mendoza and Gretchen Small

Cisneros Draws Fire for ‘Abuse of Power’

by Gretchen Small

Lesotho, a Case Study in the Crisis Hitting Southern Africa

by Mary Lalevée


by George Elder



by Kathy Wolfe

S&L, Regional Bank Crisis Spreads.

Business Briefs

Special Report

Syria’s Role as the Center of World Terrorism

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Since the eleventh century A.D., up to the present day, Syria has been the national homeland of that Sufi model of terrorism which has been increasingly rampant throughout the world since the end of the 1960s.

Lebanon and the Islamic Jihad: Khomeini’s Dream Come True

by Paul Goldstein

Drugs and Dirty Money Finance the Assad Clan’s Greater Syria

by Thierry Lalevée


New ‘KAL’ Atrocity: Berlin Crisis in the Making?

by Konstantin George

The murder of Major Arthur D. Nicholson was not the act of an isolated Soviet sentry, but an act of Soviet state policy.

The Andropov Dynasty behind the Crime

by Rachel Douglas

Strategic Defense: Mexico Opens Way to World Participation

In the American Strategic Defense Initiative.

Western Europe Welcomes Call To Join Strategic Defense Program

by George Gregory

The response to Secretary Weinberger’s 60-day deadline.

Probe Role of DEA’s Mullen in Coverup of Camarena Murder

by Jeffrey Steinberg

The FBI’s man in drug-enforcement has some explaining to do.

International Intelligence


Don Regan, Baker Push U.S. Economic Downfall

by Warren J. Hamerman

They hope to lure the President into surrendering the sovereign control of the U.S. government over monetary and economic policy to the IMF and related supranational institutions.

MX Is Voted Up, But at What Price?

by Kathleen Klenetsky

A New Salvo by the Arms Control Mafia

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Laser Beams on Submarines Can Knock Out Enemy Missiles

by Charles B. Stevens

Intolerable Soviet Attacks on Scientists

Kissinger Watch

by M.T. Upharson

Of Ordeals and Torments — “Drug Smuggling and Homosexuality”.

Congressional Closeup

by Kathleen Klenetsky

National News