Volume 14, Number 43, October 30, 1987



Dr. Robert Moon

by Carol White

The nuclear physicist, who played a leading role in the Manhattan Project, describes his early development. Part I of a two-part interview on the method by which he came to an exciting discovery regarding the structure of the atom.

Brig. Gen. Paul Albert Scherer (ret.)

The former chief of military intelligence for the West German Bundeswehr discusses the pivotal importance of Lyndon LaRouche’s leadership of the West.

Book Reviews

‘Attend Your Own Funeral, Arrange Your Death Now’—This Book Tells How

by Linda Everett

Consummate Nazi propaganda in Andrew H. Malcolm’s This Far and No More, A True Story.

AIDS Update

Dannemeyer AIDS Amendment Approved

by Kathleen Klenetsky

‘AIDS Could Kill 25 Million Americans’

by Kathleen Klenetsky


Dateline Mexico

by Hugo López Ochoa

The “Devalued” Candidate.

Northern Flank

by Göran Haglund

The Spy Who Went Back into the Cold.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

North German Arms Mafia Exposed.

Report from Rio

by Silvia Palacios

Locust Plague Hits Brazil.

Andean Report

by Jaime Ramírez

CAP Wins in Venezuela.

Books Received


A Man for Trough Times Ahead.

Science & Technology

New Hypothesis Shows Geometry of Atomic Nucleus

A summary of recent work by Dr. Robert J. Moon, adapted from an article by Laurence Hecht in the April 1987 German-language magazine Fusion.

‘We Grew Up Confident We Could Solve Any Problem’

Part one of an interview with Dr. Robert Moon, by Carol White.


Preparing for the Next Shoe To Drop

by Christopher White

The economic ayatollahs are doing exactly what will guarantee a repeat of the events of 1929-31.

Establishment Olympos Defies God in Stock-Market Hoax

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Analyzes the psychological warfare approach dominating economic policymaking.

Black Tuesday 1929: Just a ‘Correction’

Stock Crash Promotes Revival of Ibero-American Debtor Unity

by Mark Sonnenblick

Currency Rates

Foreign Exchange

by David Goldman

Baker at Canossa.


by Montresor

A de Facto Gold Standard?

Peru’s Narco-Banks: A Case Study—Banco de Crédito

by Ricardo Martín Mora

Arrests ‘Traumatize’ City of London

by Mark Burdman

New Way To Loot Debtors: Swapping ‘Junk Debt’ for ‘Oil Bonds’

by David Ramonet

Zaire River Diversion Project: A Plan That Can Unify Africa and Introduce Limitless Growth Potential

by Nicholas F. Benton

Space Budget Cuts Provoke Angry Protests in British Defense Circles

by Mark Burdman

Business Briefs


October Financial Crisis Happened On Schedule

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Summarizes the most important facts about the Oct. 6-16 crash in the Dow Jones Index; a statement released by the candidate on Oct. 17.

In Memoriam

Indira Gandhi

From Congress Varnika, the journal of the ruling Congress Party of India: a poem by Kenneth Lewis Kronberg in honor of the Indian Prime Minister, who died on Oct. 31, 1984.


‘A Thing that No Fish Would Bite on’

by Criton Zoakos

George Shultz said it of Gorbachov’s offer—and it looks like superpower “cooperation” will soon be replaced by superpower confrontation.

Thanks to Superpower Deals, Qaddafi Survives ... for Now

by Omar Ali al Montasser

Results of Surprise Soviet Plenum Are Shrouded in Secrecy

Referenda Steer Italy toward Shoals

by Leonardo Servadio

Colombia Terror Traced to Moscow

by Valerie Rush

Hans Holmér: First Rate Cover-Up Artist

by Ulf Sandmark

International Intelligence


Ronald Reagan Press Conference Flops; Paralysis Reigns

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Inevitably, Mr. Reagan is being made the scapegoat for the crash by some influential European and congressional leaders whose blunders contributed much more to the crisis than anything actually done by the President.

Eye on Washington

by Nicholas F. Benton

“They Tell Me It’s Just a Correction” — Cap: “Destruction Was Complete.”

Frankhauser-CIA Link Exposed

Declassified portions of a document delivered to the court in Boston’s “LaRouche trial” prove the connection.

LaRouche Trial Postponed Several Weeks ... Again

Elephants and Donkeys

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Stock Market Plunge Dooms GOP Hopefuls — Pat Robertson Hits Back at Bush, Reagan — Jesse Jackson Off to the Persian Gulf.

Congressional Closeup

by Kathleen Klenetsky

National News