Volume 13, Number 34, August 29, 1986



Dr. Dale Meade

by David Cherry

Dr. Meade, in charge of Tokamak Fusion Test Reactor (TFTR) experiments at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory.


From New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

Kicking the Sacred Cow.


by Augustinus

False Pacifists March on Assisi.

Andean Report

by Valerie Rush

No to “Narco-Tolerance.”

Northern Flank

by William Jones

AIDS Debate Breaks Out in Norway.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

A United Ticket for the Conservatives?


Il Gran Rifiuto.


Tax Reform: Last Nail in U.S. Industry’s Coffin

by David Goldman

The new tax bill is not a “free-market” bill, but a governmental attack on investment in new plant and equipment.

Africa: Survival of Millions Is Threatened

by Mary Lalevée

The Key Problem Is Yet To Be Tackled in the Indian Economy

by Ramtanu Maitra and Susan Maitra

Ramtanu and Susan Maitra, writing from New Delhi, explain why the Rajiv Gandhi government’s “new economic policy” is failing to get the proper results.

Currency Rates


by Marcia Merry

Where’s the Beef?

Domestic Credit

by David Goldman

Commerce Dept. Has It Backwards.

Foreign Exchange

Bonn, Tokyo Won’t Prop Up Dollar.

Business Briefs

Science & Technology

Fusion Test Reactor Hits 200-Million-Degree Milestone

by Carol White

Fusion research results are exceeding original estimates.

The Status of the Tokamak Projects

The 1980s Is Not an Era for Standing Still in Science

by Prof. Marshall N. Rosenbluth

Excerpts from the speech by Professor Marshall N. Rosenbluth upon receiving the Department of Energy’s Fermi Award on Feb. 6, 1986.

Results That Are Exceeding the Original TFTR Design

Interview with Dr. Dale Meade of the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory.


Democratic Trade Unions Rally Behind Peru’s Alan García

by Valerie Rush

The IMF declared his country “ineligible” for further credits—but García declared the IMF “ineligible” to impose its will on sovereign nations, and support for him is growing.

The Lima Declaration: Unionists Pledge Support for García

‘A Symbol for All of Latin America’

by Jorge Carrillo Rojas

A speech by the former Colombian Labor Minister.

García Addresses Ibero-American Trade Union Leaders

by President Alan García

The President’s historic reply to the IMF’s financial warfare against Peru.

Colombia Needs a New Labor Federation

by Jorge Carrillo Rojas

Jorge Carrillo’s address at a Bogotá meeting to organize a new labor federation.


American Scientists Uphold LaRouche Ideas at Erice

by Giuseppe Filipponi

At the VI Seminar on Nuclear Warfare in Erice, Italy, on Aug. 18-21, the American delegation officially proposed to the Soviets that they collaborate to develop SDI systems.

Soviet Link to Rotterdam Heroin Haul Breaks into International Press

Why have Western governments have covered it up for so long?

Soviet Hand in Financial War against LaRouche

A Soviet cultural weekly attacks Lyndon LaRouche for credit card fraud!

Russian Maneuvers Biggest Since 1984

by Konstantin George

LaRouche: Overhaul Mideast Policy Now!

Israeli-Syrian Showdown or Brinkmanship Diplomacy?

by Thierry Lalevée

Is a Transformation Coming in Sino-Soviet Relations?

by Mary McCourt and Linda de Hoyos

Soviet Cell in U.S. Bared by ‘Pia Vesta’?

by Gretchen Small

The Trust & the Monarchy—Part II: On Lord Mountbatten’s Education of England’s Red Prince

by Scott Thompson

International Intelligence


Moscow Deploys Congress against the President

by Criton Zoakos

And in turn, the President has declared war on Congress over the issue of national defense.

Documentation: President Reagan’s Aug. 16 radio address.

U.S. Attorney Weld’s War on U.S. Defense

by John Scot

The Questions Weld Must Answer Now

Last week, EIR presented National Democratic Policy Committee chairman Warren Hamerman’s testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee. Here is the addendum, the questions concerning areas of investigation the NDPC wishes to see pursued.

Massive Soviet Biological Warfare Buildup Exposed by the Pentagon

by Warren J. Hamerman

EIR Reports Offer Radio Alternative

by Frank Bell

Eye on Washington

by Nicholas F. Benton

Recess Witnesses the Purging of Heretics.

National News