Volume 14, Number 24, June 12, 1987



Monsignor Augusto Vargas Alzamora

The secretary general of the Peruvian Bishops’ Conference refutes the malthusians’ population-control policy.

Book Reviews

The Soviet Army between the Prussian General Staff and Dostoevsky’s Madness

by Laurent Murawiec

Reviews The Soviet Military by E.S. Williams, and Le chef de l’Armée Rouge, Mikail Toukhatchevski by Pierre Fervacque.

Science & Technology

West Must Counter Soviet Radio-Frequency Weapons

by Jonathan Tennenbaum

Reports on the most critical threat which the West must now meet from Soviet Marshal Nikolai Ogarkov’s technological war build-up.

Soviet Strategic Radio-Frequency and Other Assault Weapons: A Primer

by Warren J. Hamerman


Africa Report

by Mary Lalevée

Africans Move on the Debt Front.

Report from Italy

by Liliana Celani

Austerity Menus To Prevail in Venice?

From New Delhi

by Susan Maitra

India Joins the Race for New Materials.

Report from Paris

by Yves Messer

French Take Leadership against Terror.

Andean Report

by Valerie Rush

Narco Coup Brewing in Colombia.

Report from Rio

by Silvia Palacios

Project Democracy Gang in Brasilia.


Ambassador Richard Burt: A Soviet Asset.

AIDS Update

WHO Announces Plan for Uganda

Reagan Sides with LaRouche on AIDS Testing

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Senate Approves AIDS Testing for Immigrants

by Ronald Kokinda

Kennedy Introduces AIDS Education Bill

by Ronald Kokinda

Soldier with AIDS Faces Court Martial


Paul Volcker Leaves the Sinking Ship

by David Goldman

He decided not to be on hand for the recriminations, when the foreign credit of the United States collapses.

The Debt Moratorium Option Is Thrashed Out in Venezuela

by Cynthia R. Rush

No longer is it the well-behaved debtor, boasting of its special status.

British Economy Is Tories’ Achilles Heel

by Mark Burdman

Sound the Alarm: U.S. Shipyards Have Zero Merchant Vessel Orders

by Marcia Merry

Reports on the crisis condition of a U.S. shipping and shipbuilding industry that has been entirely dependent on military orders that are no longer enough.

Peru’s Bishops Rip Lies of the Neo-Malthusian 'Population Lobby'

Currency Rates

Steel Standoff Shows Policy Impasse

by Christopher White


by John Hoefle

Termination with Extreme Prejudice.


by Marcia Merry

Judge Stays Foreclosure Actions.

Business Briefs


The Power of the U.S.A. Has Yet To Be Seen

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Presidential candidate Lyndon LaRouche takes on the dangerously incorrect view, recently expressed by the prominent Italian industrialist Carlo De Benedetti, that the United States will be replaced by the Soviet Union as the world’s dominant economic power: “I intend to become the next President of the United States.... Under those conditions—presuming you had not already given irreversible concessions to Moscow before then—the financial disaster which Sr. De Benedetti foresees will be conquered, and the world will move rapidly into the greatest scientific, technological, and economic growth in the history of mankind.”


Ogarkov Uses Cessna Shock To Shake Up Defense Ministry

by Konstantin George

The light plane’s unimpeded progress to Moscow can only aid the progress of the Red Army marshal’s pre-war mobilization.

Documentation: Who is Dmitri Timofeyevich Yazov?

Bonn: Kohl Capitulates, Endorses Zero Option

by Susan Welsh

The 'Republikaner' Party—Moscow’s New Fifth Column in West Germany

by Rainer Apel

The Soviets Play the 'Canada Card'

by Joseph Brewda

Philippines: Behind the Cory Magic

by Linda de Hoyos

Wall Street Firm Owns Jaime Ongpin

‘Third Rome’ Refuted: New Book on Mission to the Slavs Lifts Veil from the true East

by Fiorella Operto Filipponi

The 'Third Rome' mystics in Moscow cannot be pleased with the Schiller Institute’s release of Prof. Jiří Maria Veselý’s Grideranno le pietre (The Stones Shall Cry Out), revolving around the figures of the sainted brothers Cyril and Methodius.

Schiller Institute Fêtes Third Birthday

Soviets 'Offer' To Broker Debt Crisis

by Konstantin George

International Intelligence


Reagan Sides with LaRouche on AIDS Testing

by Kathleen Klenetsky

His first major policy statement on AIDS is an important first step, if only that, toward an effective policy for dealing with the AIDS disaster.

Elliott Abrams Disgraces Himself; Will Shultz Be Next?

by Joseph Brewda

The man EIR has exposed as a kingpin in the Contra cover-up is exposed on the witness stand as “either incompetent or a liar.”

Eye on Washington

by Nicholas F. Benton

Oil Rep Warns of Persian Gulf Cutoff.

Elephants & Donkeys

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Gore Hits the Campaign Trail—in Moscow.

Congressional Closeup

by Ronald Kokinda

National News