Volume 13, Number 15, April 11, 1986



Ga’ad Ya’acobi

by Paolo Raimondi

Israel’s Economics Minister discusses the Mideast Marshall Plan being proposed by Prime Minister Shimon Peres.


American System

by Anton Chaitkin

Lincoln Imposed Science on American Agriculture.

Strategic Map

Western Europe: Financial Disaster Imperils NATO More.

From New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

Muslim Separatist Launches New Party.

Andean Report

by Valerie Rush

Dope, Inc. and the Insurance Business.

Dateline Mexico

by Héctor Apolinar

Who’s Behind the Casino Plot?

Report from Rome

by Umberto Pascali

The Politics of the Antonov Release.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

Cabal Seeks To Oust Kohl; Can Germany profit from the SDI agreement?

Labor in Focus

by Marianna Wertz

The Crimes of the NEA.


Gramm-Rudman Hits the Mideast.


The Oil Price Plunge: Will a Tariff Be Imposed in Time?

by David Goldman

Israel’s Peres Seeks ‘Marshal Plan’

by Mark Burdman

Peru Busts Cocaine Mob, Expels International Monetary Fund

by Mark Sonnenblick

Ulloa’s Slander Charges Rebuked by Court Decision

Currency Rates

Farm ‘Restructuring and Destocking’: How To Create Huge Food Reductions

by Marcia Merry

U.S., European Farm Policies Shaped by Trilateral Strategy

by William Engdahl

Report from Rio

by Lorenzo Carrasco

Swiss Oligarchs Approve “Cruzado Plan”.

Business Briefs

Science & Technology

How Soon Will the Lights Go Out?

by Thoula Frangos

Brownouts and blackouts will become increasingly frequent in the United States, if a shift toward new technology is not undertaken. Thoula Frangos, an engineer from the Fusion Energy Foundation, reports.


Oil Price Crash: The Demise of the Lone Star State

by David Goldman

Now that crude oil is trading at less than $10 per barrel, the banks, workforce, and essential government services of Texas are on the chopping block. A report by David Goldman and EIR’s Houston Bureau.

The Urgent Need for an ‘Oil Parity Tariff’

Lyndon H. LaRouche’s proposal, backed by the National Democratic Policy Committee.


A Lesson to Qaddafi: What Is Washington’s Next Step?

by Thierry Lalevée

Qaddafi Forms International Terrorist ‘Front’ against U.S.

‘Operation Nightmare’: Is It Now Under Way?

by Umberto Pascali

NATO bases on Sicily are on alert, as Communists, separatists, and peaceniks gear up a destabilization campaign.

Control Data Corp., the KGB, and ‘The Trust’: Mandate for an Inquiry

by Criton Zoakos

The ‘Great Russian Race’ and the 27th Party Congress

by Konstantin George

Indian Subcontinent: New Yalta Planners Shuffle ‘Cards’ To Enact U.S. Withdrawal from Asia

by Linda de Hoyos

International Intelligence


A New Renaissance in the Concept of Church Music

by Steven Simon

‘The Word Made Flesh’ and Creative Discovery in Music

by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger


Pentagon Report Confirms Soviet War-Economy Buildup

by Leo Scanlon

Soviet Military Power ’86 represents an important shift in U.S. intelligence evaluations.

Chicago: ‘Jones for Mayor’ Takes On ADL, Media

by Marianna Wertz

Adlai Stevenson Bombs in Illinois

by Marla Minnicino

Eye on Washington

by Nicholas F. Benton

Kirk Hopes “The Force” Can Stop LaRouche.

Congressional Closeup

by Ronald Kokinda and Susan Kokinda

National News