Volume 12, Number 42, October 25, 1985



Ibero-American Presidents’ Summit Called for Panama

by Robyn Quijano

In a militant statement differentiating him from his pro-IMF predecessor, Panamanian President Delvalle complied with Peruvian President García’s request.

Colombian Labor Minister Links IMF Conditionalities to AIDS

by Valerie Rush

Report on the VIII Inter-American Conference of Labor Ministers.

Debt and the Threat of Disease Pandemics

by Jorge Carrillo

From the speech by Labor Minister Jorge Carrillo before the VIII Inter-American Conference of Labor Ministers.

Currency Rates


by D. Stephen Pepper

Will Chase Win Suit for Maryland S&Ls?


by Marcia Merry

What Is Washington Doing?

Labor in Focus

by Mel Klenetsky

A National Security Problem.

Business Briefs

Science & Technology

FEL Beam Weapon Ready

by Charles B. Stevens

Reports on a series of breakthroughs in the Free Electron Laser which make near-term deployment possible.

Path to an Efficient X-Ray Laser Beam Weapon Has Been Found

by Charles B. Stevens

Japan Moves to Fusion Forefront

by Charles B. Stevens


Dateline Mexico

by Benjamin Castro

A Spectre Haunts the Usurers.

Report from Italy

by Renato Tosatto

Craxi Sacrificed to “New Yalta.”

From New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

New moves in an Old Game.

United Nations

by McFadden

Anatomy of a Set-Up.

American System

by Anton Chaitkin

Palace Guard wrecks defense capacity. An uncanny parallel from the annals of 1811, to today’s James Baker III. Beginning of a series.


Stopping the “New Yalta.”


The Soviets Are Covering Up the Deadly AIDS Pandemic

by Warren J. Hamerman

The Kremlin controls all the critical command positions in the institution coordinating the statements, policies, and actions of the world’s governments on AIDS—the World Health Organization.

Dr. Litvinov and Co. at the WHO: How Soviets Run AIDS Policy

by Mark Burdman

Officials of WHO Inculpate Themselves

WHO, the UN, and the Genocide Lobby

by Mark Burdman

The Possibility of Respiratory Transmission of AIDS

by Warren J. Hamerman

AIDS, TB Linked in Respiratory Aerosols

by John Seale, M.A., M.D., MRCP

The extraordinary medical paper by Dr. John Seale of the Royal College of Physicians.


‘Patriots for Germany’ Formed To Fight for Alliance

by René Pomme

The new organization took out an ad in West German papers warning that the nation faces loss of its freedom “forever,” and the result was a political earthquake.

Armand Hammer Clique Pulls Israeli Government into the Soviet Orbit

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

The Jet Intercept: Moscow Is Laughing

by Thierry Lalevée

Americas Menaced by ‘Yalta’ Terror

by Gretchen Small

Soviet Central Committee Plenum Backs Gorbachov’s War-Economy Drive

by Konstantin George and Luba George

Genoud Case: Swiss Tribunal To Judge Nazism and Terrorism?

by Thierry Lalevée

British Establishment Steps Up War on SDI

by Laurent Murawiec

International Intelligence


Kissinger Orders Thailand’s Former Premier Eliminated

by Linda de Hoyos

Henry Kissinger told Thai Premier Prem “Kriangsak is dangerous and should be eliminated.”

Prem’s Program Is a World Bank Hoax

by Sophie Tanapura and Linda de Hoyos


With a Chase Manhattan economist, a Chase investment analyst, and a partner in Kissinger Associates.


Abrupt Shift for the Worse Is State Department’s Doing

by Kathleen Klenetsky

The United States stands poised on the edge of catastrophe—thanks to President Reagan’s susceptibility to the “pragmatic” blandishments of George Shultz and other Trilateral Commission agents.

Eye on Washington

by D. Stephen Pepper

James Baker: Worse Than the Gramm Bill?

Kissinger Watch

by M.T. Upharson

Henry Declares War on Japan.

Congressional Closeup

by Ronald Kokinda and Susan Kokinda

National News