Volume 12, Number 35, September 6, 1985



Joseph P. Allen

The astronaut of 18 years discusses his new firm’s initiative to get private industry into space.

Admiral Wesley McDonald

The Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic discusses the recent, huge Soviet naval maneuvers.

Book Reviews

Peronist Leader Charts Path for Argentina’s Economic Development

by Cynthia R. Rush

Juan Labaké’s Propuesta para 30 Millones (A Proposal for 30 Million) is reviewed.

The Nation-State against the Empire

by D. Stephen Pepper

Examines Richelieu and Olivares by J.H. Elliott.


Dateline Mexico

by Josefina Menéndez

The First PAN-Symp Governor Falls.

From New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

Terrorists Up the Ante in India.

Northern Flank

by Aurora Borealis

Decisive Elections for NATO’s Future.

Middle East Report

by Thierry Lalevée

Clouds Gather over the Gulf.


Getting Serious about AIDS.


EIR Book Has Narcotics Financiers on the Run

by Robyn Quijano

Including Peru’s top “citizen above suspicion.”

García Hits IMF: ‘Agent of Domination’

by Liliana Pazos

The Peruvian President has repudiated the International Monetary Fund and set forward his own economic program.

350,000 Say ‘No to IMF’ in Buenos Aires

Friedmanite Coup Is Stalled in Brazil

by Silvia Palacios

Lido ‘Duce’ Iacocca: McNamara’s Clone in the White House by 1988?

by Leif Johnson

Japan To Lead Space Colonization

by Sophie Tanapura

Currency Rates

Report from Africa

by Mary Lalevée

IMF Pressure Builds.


by Montresor

Wall Street’s Pet Conservative.

Business Briefs


Space Medicine To Rescue the Earth’s Biosphere

by Warren J. Hamerman


Armand Hammer: Soviet ‘Fixer’ from Lenin to the Present

by Scott Thompson

It’s time to nationalize his holdings, investigate his shadier international dealings, and take what other action is warranted by security-related sections of the U.S. Constitution.


A Deeper Matter of Concern in the Latest Spy Warfare

by Criton Zoakos

All the intelligence organizations of the western alliance, virtually simultaneously, throughout 1985, are finding themselves in their profoundest turmoil since the end of the Second World War.

Soviets, Out of Arguments against the SDI, Boycott Erice Gathering

by Paolo Raimondi and Ralf Schauerhammer

A report on the conference of scientists in Sicily.

What Outcome for the Maghreb Crisis?

by Thierry Lalevée

Colombia: Labor Minister To Challenge IMF Plans

by Valerie Rush

The unprecedented appointment of veteran trade union leader Jorge Carrillo in Colombia is setting off fireworks.

Neutrality Does Not Mean Finlandization

by Laurent Murawiec

And the Swiss military, at least, appear to recognize that fact.

International Intelligence


Trilaterals Still Pushing To Decouple U.S. from Europe

by Kathleen Klenetsky

The Wall Street Journal has jumped on board Zbigniew Brzezinski’s bid for an accommodation with Moscow, at the expense of Europe.

Heritage Foundation, ADL Caught Protecting Soviet War Drive

by Nancy Spannaus

Their actions against LaRouche have left them a bit overexposed.

Crocker Bank Linked to Hong Kong Dope

by Marilyn Kay

National News