Volume 13, Number 25, June 20, 1986



Thomas O. Paine

by Marsha Freeman

The former NASA administrator and head of the National Commission on Space describes the commission’s proposals to put a man on Mars by 2015.

Gad Ya’acobi

Israel’s Economic Planning Minister and Labor Party Member of the Knesset, discusses Prime Minister Shimon Peres’s Marshall Plan.

Arnon Gafny

The former governor of the Bank of Israel shows how economic development can underwrite Mideast peace.

Haim Ben-Shahar

The chairman of the Armand Hammer Fund for Economic Cooperation in the Middle East has an alternative concept to the Peres Plan.

Dr. Frank Mdlalose

The Minister of Health of South Africa’s KwaZulu government reports on the Zulus’ concept of nationhood and liberation.


Strategic Map

Establishment Seeks a Year-End Crisis, “New Yalta” Deal.

Report from Bonn

by William Engdahl

“Five Wise Men” Search for Upswing.

Andean Report

by Valerie Rush

The Containment of García.

From New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

On the Terrorists’ Trail.

Northern Flank

by Göran Haglund

Hunting Submarines and Killers.


Liberal Traitors Attack Noriega.


Now, Mexico Is Hit with a Political Earthquake

by Mark Sonnenblick

De la Madrid stood before a statue of Benito Juárez, and declared: “What he did remains as a lesson for all Mexico, but especially for all its Presidents.” Juárez declared a debt moratorium.

Mexico’s Debt Crisis Means Bold Measures Are Needed Now

by Jorge Bazúa

Chernobyl, the KGB, Anti-Nuclear Media

Letter to the Editor, and reply.

Economy Main Issue in Thai Elections

by Sophie Tanapura

Currency Rates

Domestic Credit

by David Goldman

The Collapse of Bank Lending.

Business Briefs

Science & Technology

Why the U.S. Needs Nuclear Power Production

by Robert Gallagher

It’s not only safe but indispensable to achieve economic growth goals into the next century.


Debate in Israel over Mideast ‘Marshall Plan’

by Muriel Mirak

Two EIR correspondents have returned from a 10-day visit to Israel, bringing an in-depth look at how government leaders, and their advisors are viewing the new development plan of Prime Minister Peres. Presented here are two quite different conceptions: the government plan for “great projects,” and the more limited concept of the Armand Hammer group.


Moscow Goes Public with Massive Strategic Build-Up

by Konstantin George

Marshal Sergei Akhromeyev’s press conference delivered the threat that if Reagan persists in declaring SALT dead, Moscow will respond by doing what it has been doing.

Gorbachov Summons Diplomats and Spies

by Susan Welsh

Libya Moves into Asia To Build for New Terrorist Conference

by Mary McCourt

South Africa’s Great Task: A ‘Grand Design’ for All of Africa

by Uwe Friesecke

Part III of the series by Uwe Friesecke, just returned from South Africa.

Trilateral Banks Seek To Control Outcome of Spanish General Elections

by Leonardo Servadio

International Intelligence

Conference Report

Pasteur’s Method Revived for Study of Life Processes

by Warren J. Hamerman

On June 6 and 7, the Fusion Energy Foundation (FEF) of France staged an extraordinary two-day international conference entitled “The Importance of the Method of Louis Pasteur for Conquering AIDS and Other Pandemics.”


CSIS ‘Conservatives’ Propose Sell-Out to Soviet Union

by Nicholas F. Benton

The Georgetown think tank held its annual leadership conference, and charted out its approach to forcing the Reagan administration to accept a massive geopolitical shift in favor of the Soviet Union over the next 12 months—the so-called “New Yalta.”

The Pollard Spy Scandals: Will George Shultz Resign?

by Joseph Brewda

Documentation: The Justice Department brief on the Pollard case.

California Results Confirm NDPC Impact

by D. Stephen Pepper

Bush: War on Drugs at the Crossroads

by Jeffrey Steinberg

Documentation: The Vice-President’s statement on drugs and terrorism.

One of the Most Scandalous Political Enemies Operations in History

by Suzanne Rose

To stop LaRouche, the ADL and various corrupt state officials are trying to label political loans “securities.”

Labor in Focus

by Marianna Wertz

Hype Won’t Save Steel Industry.

Eye on Washington

by Nicholas F. Benton

Boren: Tax Reform Will Wipe Out Independents — Press Snakes Rattle Reagan with Psy-War.

Congressional Closeup

by Kathleen Klenetsky

National News