Volume 19, Number 40, October 9, 1992



Sen. Sergio Flamigni

by Umberto Pascali

Senator Flamigni was a member of the Italian Parliament from 1968 to 1987, a leading member of the Parliament’s Anti-Mafia Committee, and of the committees investigating the murder of former Prime Minister Aldo Moro and the P-2 masonic lodge.


Why the JFK Assassination Case Should Be Reopened

by W. Allen Salisbury

Best Evidence: Disguise and Deception in the Assassination of John F. Kennedy, 2nd edition, by David S. Lifton; and Crossfire: The Plot that Killed Kennedy, by Jim Marrs.

New Forensic Medical Revelations Prove Kennedy Murder Was Covered Up

by Donald L. MacNay, M.D.

JFK: Conspiracy of Silence, by Charles A. Crenshaw, M.D. with Jens Hansen and J. Gary Shaw.

The Great Woman Who Backed Columbus

by Nora Hamerman

Isabella of Castile: The First Renaissance Queen, by Nancy Rubin.

Isabelline Music: A Sample

by Nora Hamerman

“From a Spanish Palace Songbook: Music from the Time of Christopher Columbus,” compact disc featuring Margaret Philpot, Shirley Rumsey, and Christopher Wilson.

Science & Technology

Columbus, Cold Fusion, and the New Age of Discovery

by Jonathan Tennenbaum

Five hundred years after Columbus’s discovery, we are still faced with proving that the world is not flat. A speech to the founding conference of the Ibero-American Solidarity Movement, in Tlaxcala, Mexico.


Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

New Potential Emerging from Crisis.

From New Delhi

by Ramtanu Maitra

Floods Hit Pakistan: A Lesson To Learn.

Dateline Mexico

by Hugo López Ochoa

Mexico Upset by U.S. Judicial Fascism.

Andean Report

by Carlos Méndez

Pérez Says, “It’s Me or the Guerrillas.”

Music Views and Reviews

by Kathy Wolfe

EMI’S Mozart Catalogue.


The Time Is Now.


Britain Heads Toward ‘Worst Winter in Living Memory’

by Mark Burdman

As John Major’s government goes down the tubes, the collapse of the British economic and social fabric is forcing a growing minority of British spokesmen to put forward policy recommendations that demonstrate an unusual modicum of sanity.

Currency Rates

U.S. Insurance Reels from Worst Year

by John Hoefle

Medicare Claims Wrongly Denied

by Linda Everett

IMF ‘Reform’ Brings Depression to Cameroon

by Linda de Hoyos

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation

Menem Throws Elderly on the Scrapheap

by Cynthia R. Rush


by Marcia Merry

Corn Could Help Beat Famine.

Business Briefs


How Kissinger Betrayed American POWs in Indochina

by Edward Spannaus

Overwhelming evidence is being presented to the U.S. Senate that Kissinger’s duplicitous conduct resulted in the failure of the United States to obtain the release of as many as 350 servicemen who were missing or captured in Laos.

‘I Prefer They Not Return Prisoners’

Recently declassified government documents show Kissinger’s treacherous role.


‘Thirty Years War’ Expands to North Caucasus, Central Asia

by Konstantin George

The postponement of Russian Defense Minister Grachev’s visit to the United States was due to more than a “bad cold”: It is a measure of the gravity of the civil war situations that have developed in Tajikistan and the Caucasus region.

Another Look at the Proposed Eurasian Railway System

by Jonathan Tennenbaum

War Criminal Guzmán on Trial in Peru

by Andrea Olivieri

Billington Prosecution Shows Dirty U.S. Policy

Medellín Cartel Kills Escobar’s Judge

by Andrea Olivieri

East Europe Smeared as Anti-Semitic

Civil Rights Leader: ‘Italy Must Reject Bush’s New Order’

The news service Agenzia Giornalistica Repubblica reports on Amelia Boynton Robinson’s address to the Italian mass movement Communion and Liberation.

‘Italy Must Reject Limited Sovereignty, Join LaRouche Movement against IMF’

by Umberto Pascali

An interview with Sen. Sergio Flamigni.

Brazilian Congress

impeaches Collor

International Intelligence


‘Bushgate’ Probe, Like Its Target, Is Too Wimpy

by Anton Chaitkin

The President is on the hot seat for his role in the Iran-Contra scandal, but the most important leads are being ignored.

FBI Nabs LaRouche Foes for Kidnapping Plot

The boastful deputy Donald Moore; self-styled cult expert Galen Kelly; and millionaire socialite E. Newbold Smith all face possible life imprisonment.

Candidate LaRouche Issues Alert on Targeting of Jordan

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Eye on Washington

by Debra Hanania Freeman

Howard U. Forum Unhinges the ADL.

Elephants & Donkeys

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Clinton Adviser Endorses IMF Austerity for U.S.

Congressional Closeup

by William Jones

National News