Volume 12, Number 32, August 16, 1985



Interview: Steve Trott

by Nicholas F. Benton

The U.S. assistant attorney general, in charge of the Department of Justice Criminal Division, discusses the War on Drugs with EIR Washington Bureau Chief Nicholas Benton.


Ariel Sharon’s “Weimar Israel.”

EIR Economic Model

The LaRouche-Riemann Model Applied to Peru: Development or Despair

by Sylvia Brewda

What path should Peru’s President García take to save his nation’s economy, now that he has defied the austerity demands of the IMF? EIR and the Fusion Energy Foundation did a study in 1984, at the request of the Institute of Social and Economic Studies of the National Industrial Society of Peru. Sylvia Brewda’s report on the team’s recommendations is presented here.

The LaRouche-Riemann Analysis: A Glossary


President Reagan Junks Free Enterprise

by Christopher White

Treasury Secretary James Baker III is demanding tariffs on imported footwear—a new scheme to finance Paul Volcker’s deficit, out of the pocket of the American consumer.

Argentina: ‘We Are Not Subject to Foreign Strategies’

New programmatic documents by the Peronist party and the Peronist-run trade union federation, the CGT.

Will We Contain the AIDS Epidemic?

by John Grauerholz, M.D.

Currency Rates

Report from Italy

by Liliana Gorini

Will the Bank Topple the Government?

Report from Rio

by Silvia Palacios

TFP Moves To Stir Up Rural Violence.


by Marcia Merry

The Danger of Dairy Contamination.


by D. Stephen Pepper

Scum Rises to the Top.


by Montresor

L.T. Patterson’s Treasonous Game.

Business Briefs


Shultz Torpedos American Defense in the Philippines

by Linda de Hoyos

The State Department and the IMF have set a nine-month timetable for the overthrow of Philippines President Ferdinand Marcos. Linda de Hoyos reports on the findings of a team of investigators.

The State Department: Plotting the Fall of an American Ally

by Linda de Hoyos

IMF Collapses the Philippines’ Economy

by Gail G. Billington

Documentation: A case study: Negros Island.

New People’s Army: ‘Theo-Lib’ in Asia

by Allen Douglas

The Strategic Importance of Subic Bay and Clark Air Base

by Paul Goldstein

Ferdinand Marcos’s Republican Principles

Excerpts from the President’s 1983 book An Ideology for Filipinos, show that the U.S. news media is lying—again.


To Aid Peru’s War on Drugs: Open the Ulloa File!

by Gretchen Small

Expose Carter-Era Gun-Running to Ayatollah Khomeini’s Hordes

by Edward Spannaus

Casablanca Summit: A Syrian Victory

by Thierry Lalevée

Syria Is Out To Partition Lebanon

An interview with Yasser Arafat published in Al-Ahram.

Soviet Navy Given New Wartime Command

by Konstantin George

Attic Chronicle

by Phocion

On Patrons and Patriots.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

García Attracts Social Democrats.

Report from Paris

by Thierry Lalevée

Mitterrand’s Flight Forward.

Northern Flank

by Aurora Borealis

Neutrality as Cowardice.

Andean Report

by Valerie Rush

Good News! Banzer Defeated in Bolivia.

International Intelligence


Brzezinski-Shultz Alliance To Sell Out Western Europe

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Democratic Party: Voters Offered Two Flavors of Fascism

by Susan Kokinda

Inside the Pentagon

by Tecumseh

Pentagon Opposes New Geneva Protocols.

Kissinger Watch

by M.T. Upharson

His Hands in Every Pie.

Eye on Washington

by Nicholas F. Benton

“Moonie Times” Lauds American Trash Culture — War on Drugs At Stake in Florida Senate Race — State Dept. Policy: People Should Starve.

National News