Volume 24, Number 32, August 8, 1997



Charles Atwoki Kagenda

A longtime leader of the Ugandan Peoples Congress details the political repression, malign neglect, and economic devastation that President Museveni has wrought.


Australia Dossier

by Allen Douglas

High Court outlaws free speech.


Defeat Britain’s “invisible empire.”

Science & Technology

Russia’s science: a strategic assessment

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr. responds to a “provocative commentary” in Nature magazine by Russian physicist and former Science Minister Boris G. Saltykov. LaRouche situates the crisis in Russian science, within the context of the global economic collapse. Without understanding what makes a healthy economy “tick,” no sensible approach to science policy can be discovered.

Saltykov and the decline of Russian science

by Rachel Douglas

Second LaRouche book published in Russia


A Bush-Kissinger ‘defector’ tells of plot vs. LaRouche

by Edward Spannaus

International arms dealer Jamshid Hashemi, who now fears for his life, has begun to disclose evidence on operations by Henry Kissinger against Lyndon LaRouche, dating from the 1979-80 Iran hostage crisis.


Even the U.S. press warns, a market crash is coming

by Marcia Merry Baker

The “crashmeisters” are preparing for the worst and hoping for the best; instead, they should listen to LaRouche.

European floods demonstrate the need for infrastructure

by Anna Kaczor Wei

What caused the death and damage was the flooding; what caused the flooding, was the neo-liberal shock therapy.

Currency Rates

Business Briefs


The Ugandan hell behind London’s Museveni myth

by Linda de Hoyos

Linda de Hoyos shows how the brutal dictatorship of Yoweri Museveni is Britain’s strategic policy: today, Africa; tomorrow, the world.

I. If this is success, why are Ugandans dying?

Hailed as a model success story by London’s Financial Times and Economist, Uganda has been driven to such poverty that premature infants are “incubated” over charcoal fires.

Rewards for the marcher-lord

II. Snake oil salesmen hail Museveni’s Uganda

A sampling from some of the international figures endorsing Dr. Museveni’s cure-all elixir.

LaRouche blasts Museveni

What’s really in the bottle?

Museveni’s mouth condemns him, including his famous remark: “Hitler was a smart guy.”

Who made it?

The British cooked this witches’ brew.

III. There is no democracy in Uganda

After the parliament on July 10 voted to officially make Uganda a one-party state, U.S. Ambassador Michael Southwick observed that the act sought to “consolidate power in the hands of one group indefinitely.”

Patriot speaks out on Museveni’s hell-hole

An interview with Charles Atwoki Kagenda.

IV. Museveni’s wars of annihilation against Uganda

The bloody trail, from the time Museveni picked up a gun in 1980, to his seizure of power in 1986, to the rigging of his election last year.

London’s culture of the gun

Ssemogerere paper exposes war’s havoc

The president of the Democratic Party of Uganda proposes a negotiated settlement to the 11-year-long war in the north.

The 1991 assault on Northern Uganda

From a research paper by the Ugandan Peoples Congress.

V. Uganda: Whence do you come and whither do you go?

by G. Lukongwa Binaisa

By Godfrey Binaisa, the former President of Uganda and founder of the African Civil Rights Movement.


Work advances on ‘southern tier’ of Eurasian Land-Bridge

by Mary Burdman

Over the first half of this year, there has been a growing movement in Southeastern Asia, torn by both war and financial warfare, to expand that tier of the Eurasian Land-Bridge.

Correction to ‘The Political Power behind l’Affaire Cheminade’

LaRouche’s call for global reform intersects Asian financial shocks

by Gail G. Billington

An eyewitness account from the Second National Congress of the Katapat in the Philippines.

International Intelligence


Clinton team endorses ‘new Silk Road’ policy

by Jeffrey Steinberg

In forum after forum, administration spokesmen are reviving the state-to-state collaborative effort begun by the late Commerce Secretary Ron Brown.

The O’Dell case and LaRouche’s exoneration

by Marianna Wertz

House GOP leadership no longer functions

by Carl Osgood

The Republican baby boomers are going out, not with a bang, but a whimper.

Congressional Closeup

by Carl Osgood

National News