Volume 24, Number 41, October 10, 1997



Robert Linnertz

Mr. Linnertz is a Schiller Institute representative in Minot, North Dakota, and farms 1,200 acres in Ward County, growing wheat.


Australia Dossier

by Robert Barwick

Casino “honeypots” for money-launderers.

Report from Bonn

by Rainer Apel

A “middle of the road” Asia policy.

Labor in Focus

by Marianna Wertz

AFL-CIO presents domestic policy agenda.


Return U.S. diplomats to Sudan.

Science & Technology

The Mir space station: a technological feat

by Marsha Freeman

The Mir, the culmination of 25 years of Soviet and Russian space station technology and experience, has paved the way for the International Space Station.


It’s not El Niño that is causing food shortages

by Marcia Merry Baker

Grain production this year is fully 1 billion tons short of what is required. It’s not the weather that is to blame, but bad economic policies.

How free trade is destroying agriculture in North Dakota

An interview with Robert Linnertz.

Currency Rates

Business Briefs


Asia threatens to abandon ‘financial Titanic’

by Jonathan Tennenbaum

With the crucial summit meeting between President Clinton and China’s President Jiang Zemin only weeks away, a virtual revolt has broken out among Asian nations, against the London-centered financial establishment.

LaRouche campaign memo: ‘The U.S.A.-China partnership’

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

“Whether President William Clinton succeeds, or not, in establishing a strong U.S.A. partnership with China during the coming ‘summit,’ may be decisive in predetermining whether or not the United States survives the presently onrushing collapse of the present international financial and monetary systems,” writes Lyndon LaRouche.

Li Peng’s diplomatic initiatives in Asia

Excerpts from recent speeches in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, and Hongkong.

Rubin: China and U.S. will shape the future

Liu Zhongli: We insist on national sovereignty

Malaysia’s Mahathir: Keep the crooks out!

Ramos, Suharto call for ‘common front’

Group of 24: Reform the monetary system

Support grows for Asian Monetary Fund

by Mary Burdman


Israelis, British set up Iran for strike

by Muriel Mirak-Weissbach

Iran’s effort to upgrade its economy by using nuclear power is being subjected to a “nuclear scare” fraud, with the serious threat that a military strike could be launched by the insane government of Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu.

George Soros vs. sanity in Poland

by Anna Kaczor Wei

The battle over the cover-up of Princess Diana’s murder escalates

by Scott Thompson

Blinding lasers and the murder of Diana

by Charles B. Stevens

Museveni’s army: nepotism and Nazism

by K.T. Kabembe

African ‘peace parks’: the new colonialism

by Roger Moore

Copenhagen seminar on Africa takes up British genocide, development

by Michelle Rasmussen

The Schiller Institute of Denmark hosted the latest in the ongoing deliberations with Africans on how to restore peace and stop the enemies of their war-torn nations.

There is no sovereignty under the British Commonwealth

by Sally Agame

A speech by Sally Agame.

Hundreds of Mexicans carry on dialogue with Lyndon LaRouche

Beethoven’s ‘Leonore’ performed for first time since 1806

by Anno Hellenbroich

International Intelligence


IRS police-state gestapo: Clinton should clean it out

by Edward Spannaus

The White House, rather than making a rear-guard defense of the IRS from the Republicans’ opportunist attacks, should offer to help clean up the mess, which the GOP, after all, created.

IRS role in the ‘Get LaRouche’ task force

by Edward Spannaus

Lies of the Reader’s Digest: Kitschy, kitschy, koo

by Nancy Spannaus

Congressional Closeup

by Carl Osgood

National News