Volume 14, Number 21, May 22, 1987



Report from Rio

by Silvia Palacios

No consensus for the IMF.

Africa Report

by Mary Lalevée

Zambia Breaks with the IMF.

Andean Report

by Valerie Rush

Venezuelan “Days of Rage.”

Northern Flank

by Göran Haglund

New Underwater Activity in Stockholm.


“No” to a New Constitutional Convention.

Science & Technology

How the Apollo Program Produced Economic Wealth

by Robert Gallagher

Lyndon LaRouche has been proven right about the relation between a defense build-up at the frontiers of technology, and economic recovery.

America’s Space Program Needs a Shot in the Arm

by Carol White

AIDS Update

AIDS’ Effect on Brain Studied

by John Grauerholz, M.D.

Bavaria Cracks Down on Spread of AIDS

AIDS Legislation Blocked in Committee

by Ronald Kokinda

Health Service Opposes Broadened AIDS Testing

LaRouche AIDS Policy Rocks New Hampshire


President Reagan Dives into the Budget Trap

by David Goldman

The Trilateral Commission bankers are steering the Administration into a replay of the 1978-79 events that led to the present world economic catastrophe, but with the difference, that the dollar and bond-market crash now in preparation will destroy America’s strategic position for all time.

Currency Rates

Myth of Recovery Lingers on Wall Street, as Economy Plunges

by Marcia Merry

An industrial survey of the United States.

Argentina Still Hostage to Debt

by Mark Sonnenblick


by John Grauerholz, M.D.

AIDS’ Effect on Brain Studied.

The Economy of India: It’s Time To Go Back to Basics

by Susan Maitra and Ramtanu Maitra

The public sector has done poorly, the private sector even worse—the fact is, the country lacks infrastructure.

The European Community: Malthusians Plan To Cut Fertilizer Use

by William Engdahl

Business Briefs


My Policy on Soviet Arms Control Proposals

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Should the West be duped by the new offers we can anticipate to come from Marshal Ogarkov through Mikhail Gorbachov, Soviet troops could soon occupy the entirety of Europe whenever Moscow might choose to do so.

Documentation: What others have to say about Gorbachov’s offers.


Gorbachov Unveils New Advances in Space Defense

by Konstantin George

The West has just been treated to a new equivalent of the 1957 “Sputnik Shock.”

Russians Tighten the Noose around West Berlin

by Rainer Apel

The Soviets and their East German proxies have launched provocations against all three Western allies in the city, while a renewed anti-missile campaign is targeting the American troops in West Germany.

Like 1961: West Covers Up Soviets’ New Berlin Crisis

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Russian Church Seeks German Reunification

by Luba George

France: Nazi-Communism On Trial in Barbie Case

by Thierry Lalevée

Project Democracy Imposes IMF Dictator on the Philippines

by Linda de Hoyos

Cory Aquino’s cronies, with full U.S. backing, have just perpetrated the most incredible vote fraud in that nation’s history—and pushed matters a giant step toward civil war.

Peru: Moscow Orders Civil War against García

by Gretchen Small

As terrorism reaches unprecedented levels, the Peruvian communists are threatening a general strike.

International Intelligence


Will ‘Project Democracy’ Destroy the Constitution?

by Kathleen Klenetsky

The real issue of the Irangate scandal is whether the American republic will survive as a government of law.

Exposures of U.S. Contra Policy and PAN Set Off Shock Waves in Mexico

by Dolia Estévez-Pettingell

Revelations that the sole criterion for U.S. policy toward Ibero-American nations was whether they supported the Contra policy for war in Central America, have exposed Mexico’s opposition leaders as traitors.

Elephants & Donkeys

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Who’s on First? — Black-Out on LaRouche.

Eye on Washington

by Nicholas F. Benton

Ogarkov Promotion Frightens Abshire.

Congressional Closeup

by Ronald Kokinda

National News