Volume 12, Number 39, October 4, 1985



Representative John McCain

by Kathleen Klenetsky

An Arizona Republican denounces the International Monetary Fund’s austerity conditionalities—and its aid cutoff to Mexico.

IMF Bankers Say Mexico Was ‘Helped’ by Earthquake

Maksim Matveev Sagorul’ko

The rector of the University of Volgograd is forced to admit that EIR’s charges of a Soviet military-economic buildup are correct.

Science & Technology

Breeding Nuclear Fuel: How the U.S. Can Catch Up

by Marjorie Mazel Hecht

The managing editor of Fusion magazine assesses the state of breeder technology development. The United States is 10 years behind France, but the possibility exists for a quick reversal of this stagnation.


Attic Chronicle

by Phocion

State-Run Terrorism Unravels.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

Free Democrats Conspire with the Enemy.

From New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

Gandhi Makes Himself Defense Minister.

Southeast Asia

by Sophie Tanapura

Thailand: Another IMF Victim?


Bolivia: the dope mafia’s revenge.


Medical Experts Warn of a ‘Breakout’ of AIDS Disease

by Jonathan Tennenbaum

EIR’s evaluation is confirmed by European specialists: The “risk population” is not only homosexuals, but the entire population of the world.

Doctor Tells Congress: Ten Million Africans Are Infected with AIDS

by Dr. William A. Haseltine

Explosive testimony before a House subcommittee by Dr. William A. Haseltine of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School.

IMF Under Attack in African Debt Fight

by Mary Lalevée

Monetary Affairs: Holding Together the System That Can No Longer Be Held Together

by Christopher White

Egypt and the IMF: Is a Break Coming?

by Thierry Lalevée

Academy of Sciences Won’t Tone Down Fusion Power Report

by Charles B. Stevens

Currency Rates


by Martina Weiss

Company Shakeup Could End Strike.


by Marcia Merry

Can “Aggie Mae” Do the Job?

Business Briefs


García at UN: Usury Is a Crime Against Humanity

by Gretchen Small

The Peruvian President threatened to withdraw from the International Monetary Fund if immediate steps are not taken to reform the world monetary system. The international bankers are plenty worried.

García: ‘This Is the Hour of Action, and the Time for Will’

by Dr. Alan García

The full text of the President’s historic speech.

State Heads Line Up on García’s Action

Press Comments on García Policies


Plot To Destroy Secret Services Bared in France

by Mark Burdman

Behind the “Greenpeace” scandal: The French intelligence services have come under a concentrated assault led inside the government by a group of socialist ministers associated with the old Cominternist “Curiel network.”

Russians and U.S. Traitors Preside over W. German Anti-SDI Orgy

by Luba George and Edith Vitali

From Linus Pauling to the German Greens to a Soviet cosmonaut, opponents of the Strategic Defense Initiative met in West Germany on the invitation of the German Communist Party’s “Krefeld Initiative.”

British, Soviets in Mideast Power Grab

by Thierry Lalevée

International Intelligence


The Trilateral Commission’s ‘Autumn Offensive’ in Europe

France’s Raymond Barre has called on his fellow Trilteralists to “come clean.” What is he so worried about?

The Financial Power of the Trilateral Commission in Europe

Moscow Press Approves of the Trilateral Commission


What’s Behind the Protection Smokescreen?

by David Goldman

The entire public discussion of trade policy in Washington is a hoax—including President Reagan’s Sept. 22 address.

The ‘AIDS Lobby’: Who Stands in the Way of Stopping the Epidemic

by Patricia Salisbury

Profiles of the public officials who are defending the “civil rights” of the AIDS virus, at the expense of the health of their constituents.

Inside the Pentagon

by Tecumseh

Military Realities Go Public.

Congressional Closeup

by Ronald Kokinda and Susan Kokinda

National News