Monsignor Quevedo, OMI, is the Archbishop of Nueva Segovia, the Philippines.
by Robert Barwick
Free trade slashes agriculture.
by Rainer Apel
Reviving a lost spirit of cooperation.
It’s the IMF that’s to blame.
by Jonathan Tennenbaum
Part two of last week’s Feature, “Financial Crisis: The End-Phase of a 30-Year Disease.” In part one, Jonathan Tennenbaum analyzed the origins of the present crisis, which involve the entire financial and economic history of the post-World War II period. Here, in chronological order, he outlines the most important points in that process, which have brought us to the point where failure to organize a “New Bretton Woods” system will condemn the world to a new Dark Age.
by Rachel Douglas
The Russian Central Bank has raised interest rates to as high as 50%, in a desperate effort to attract investors and avert the bankruptcy of the state.
by William Engdahl
EIR has obtained a copy of the IMF’s April 13 agreement with Indonesia, which proves that, contrary to IMF official claims, the Suharto government’s decision to remove state subsidies, which led to rioting, was dictated by the IMF itself.
An official from the Fund becomes more than slightly unhinged, when queried about who is to blame for the political explosion in Indonesia.
by Michael O. Billington
by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.
by Richard Freeman
Americans have engaged in an orgy of stock market investment, believing that each and every one will become a millionaire, and brainwashing themselves that the market could never go down. But the U.S. stock market could not be supported at even one-third of its current level. And when it crashes, the suffering is going to be severe. A study by Richard Freeman, including: the extent of the bubble; the British rig the market; the leveraging and de-leveraging of the market; unprecedented American exposure.
by Linda de Hoyos
Ugandan President Museveni is allowing the war in the north to continue, taking no significant actions either to stop the rebel Lord’s Resistance Army or to make peace with them, because the genocide suits his own ambitions, and the geopolitical plans of his British backers.
An interview with a teacher from Agago County, Kitgum District, Uganda.
by Liliana Celani
The Special Assembly of the Synod of Bishops for Asia called for renegotiation of the debts of developing nations.
An interview with Msgr. Orlando B. Quevedo.
by Jeffrey Steinberg
Now, the only chance for stability for the kingdom, will mean breaking with International Monetary Fund policies.
by Edward Spannaus and Marsha Freeman
The only country which would be hurt by a cutoff of U.S. high-technology exports to China, should the Congress succeed in imposing such a ban, would be the United States itself.
As we go to press, there are now 137 co-sponsors of this bill designed to clean up abuses by the permanent bureaucracy in the Department of Justice.
Ron Wieczorek, a LaRouche Democrat campaigning for the Democratic Party’s Congressional nomination in South Dakota, explains his policies in a radio interview.
by Carl Osgood