Volume 13, Number 8, February 21, 1986


Book Review

A Two-Hundred-Year Conspiracy To Dismantle the United States

by Criton Zoakos

Review of Anton Chaitkin’s new edition of Treason in America: From Aaron Burr to Averell Harriman.


Gus Sermos

by John Grauerholz, M.D.

Mr. Sermos, a public health adviser to the Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control.


Attic Chronicle

by Phocion

Bomb the “Holy” Mountain.

Report from Rio

by Lorenzo Carrasco

Economic Mini-Shock in Brazil.

Mother Russia

by Luba George

Soviet Attacks on Pope Grow Frenzied.

Southeast Asia

by Sophie Tanapura

“Peace movement” Emerges in Thailand.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

The Berlin Spy Swap: A Secret Agenda.


by Augustinus

A Dialogue To Extirpate Evil.

Report from New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

An Ecumenical Journey.


Gramm-Rudman or the Constitution.


Peru Girds for War with International Usurers

Documentation: Excerpts from President Alan García’s nationally televised address to the Peruvian people on Feb. 7.

Currency Rates

Moscow Replies to Saudi Oil Price War

by William Engdahl

The Soviets are using a hard-cop, soft-cop approach to stop the Saudi/Kuwaiti oil price war.

Russia Offers Trade Deals to Davos Forum

by Konstantin George

Is Shakespeare’s Shylock Writing the Economic Policy of Israel?

by Mark Burdman

Is the era of “think big” now dead?


by Marcia Merry

Subversion in the Farmbelt.

Business Briefs

Science & Technology

France’s Industrial Fast Breeder Goes On Line

by Laurent Rosenfeld

The Super Phénix has scored a breakthrough, and yet energy planners are scaling down their formerly bold development program. Laurent Rosenfeld reports.

French Economy at a Crossroads

by William Engdahl

Documentation: Legacy of the Barre Plan.


The Peres Plot: An Investigative Report

by Maxim Ghilan

The secret “package deal” between Zionist establishment financiers, the Israeli government, the Syrian government, the Kremlin, and the State Department. Reprinted from the Paris-based Israel and Palestine.


New Yalta Cult Prepares U.S. Abandonment of Philippines

by Linda de Hoyos

The facts don’t matter in the “Game of Perceptions” being played against the Marcos government by the State Department cult that overthrew the Shah.

The Gulf War: Iran’s New Human Wave Offensive

by Scott Thompson

The ISC: Moon and the Israeli Mossad

by Paul Goldstein

Terrorist Supporters Meet in Frankfurt

by Ulf Sandmark

Belgian Police Crackdown on CCC

by Dean Andromidas

International Intelligence


Paris Africa Conference Weighs War on IMF Policy

Why Nigeria Turned Down the IMF Loan

by P.L. Udoh

Excerpts from the speech by the Hon. P.L. Udoh, Nigeria’s Ambassador to France.

Senegal: Debt and the Need for New Policies

by Moustapha Kasse

Excerpts from the speech by Prof. Moustapha Kasse of the University of Dakar, Senegal.

A Message of Greeting

by Ahmed Kedidi

Africa Needs a ‘Unified Fund’

by Eli Hakkoui

Eli Hakkoui is President of the Association of Solidarity of Africans in France.

Italy: ‘Time of Colonialist Feudalism is Over’

by Vincenzo Carollo

Excerpts from the speech by Vincenzo Carollo, Italian Senator.

French Farmers Face Malthusian Enemy

by Henri Gaulandeau

Henri Gaulandeau is President of the French Federation of Agriculture.

Germany: A 4-Point Plan To Develop All of Africa

by Uwe Friesecke

Excerpts of the speech by Uwe Friesecke, a West German political figure.


Kennedy Helps Gorbachov’s Drive To Decouple Europe

by Kathleen Klenetsky

CDC Plans To Ignore the Crucial Issue

by Dr. Mark Whiteside

A letter by Dr. Mark Whiteside to the Centers for Disease Control, condemning a planned “study” that will cover up the causes of AIDS cases in Belle Grade, Florida.

The Reagan Justice Department: Why Defense Lawyers Are Now Up in Arms

by Suzanne Rose

Labor in Focus

by Marianna Wertz

The Eastern Airlines Dilemma.

National News