Volume 28, Number 44, November 16, 2001


Berlin Seminar: It’s No Recession, It’s a Collapse of the System  

by Muriel Mirak-Weissbach

On Nov. 5, EIR held its latest Berlin seminar on economic-strategic matters, this one dedicated to the question, “ What Can Be Done in the Face of a Financial Meltdown?” Participants numbered over 125, representing economic, diplomatic, political, and press circles from Germany and other European countries.

The World Is Sinking in Economic Depression

by Lothar Komp

Sovereign Nations Must Put Collapsed Global Financial System into Bankruptcy  

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Today’s Crisis Is More Dangerous Than 1930s  

by Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Hankel

The World Economic and Financial Crisis, Before and After Sept. 11, 2001

by Dr. T.I. Koryagina

Link the Value of Production to Money

by Dr. Nino Galloni


Global Lending Shuts Down; Banking Media Blame Sept. 11  

by Kathy Wolfe

The collapse of lending to developing nations is being called “the biggest disruption of capital flows since September 1998,” when Russian bonds and the giant Long Term Capital Management hedge fund crashed, nearly melting down world markets. But the lending collapse has hit the advanced nations, too.

Argentine Default Brings Collapse a Step Closer

by Cynthia R. Rush

Ibero-America: After Argentina’s Default, Who’s Next?

by Dennis Small

U.S. Finally Turning Against FARC Terrorists

by Valerie Rush

‘ASEAN-Plus-3’ Responds to U.S. Economic Collapse

by Michael Billington

Transalpine Transport Systems Near Collapse

by Claudio Celani

Fannie Mae-Backed U.S. Housing Bubble Is Set To Explode

by Richard Freeman

Pakistan’s Gwadar Port Is a Potential ‘Great Project’

by Mary Burdman

Business Briefs


J’Accuse: World Leaders Call London ‘Terrorist Safe-Haven’

by Michele Steinberg

EIR warned of Britain’s role in international terrorism, in a dossier entitled “Put Britain on the List of States Sponsoring Terrorism,” delivered to U.S. officials on Jan. 11, 2000—20 months before the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon. Those attacks were not “terrorism,” but “irregular warfare,” which EIR Founder Lyndon LaRouche has described as an ongoing coup d’état, involving special warfare capabilities from within the United States in collusion with international forces.

EIR’s Dossier: Brits Sponsor Global Terrorism

Kissinger, Other Taliban Apologists Now Lead Drive for War Against Islam

by Jeffrey Steinberg and Michele Steinberg

Opposition Grows in U.K. to Afghan War Fiasco

by Mark Burdman

Betrayal of Haq Showed Folly of U.S. Policy

by Edward Spannaus

Based on an interview with Kurt Lohbeck.

Afghanistan: The Northern Alliance: With Whom Do They Stand?

by Ramtanu Maitra

Congo Dialogue Seeks To End Barbarous War

by Lawrence K. Freeman

An interview with Kikaya Bin Karubi.


The ‘Mega’-Maniacs Steering Sharon’s Mideast War Drive  

by Scott Thompson and Jeffrey Steinberg

Edgar Bronfman’s call for unilateral separation of Israel from the Palestinians—a “Warsaw Ghetto” final solution to the conflict—was issued on behalf of the super-secret Mega Group of American and Canadian mega-billionaires.

Who’s Who In ‘Mega’  

by Scott Thompson

‘Expandable’ Capabilities Needed For Medical Crises

by Colin Lowry

An interview with Dr. W.F.K. Seymour.

Congressional Closeup

by Carl Osgood


Kurt Lohbeck

The author of Holy War, Unholy Victory talks about U.S. policy and operations in Afghanistan.

Kikaya Bin Karubi

The Minister of Information of the Democratic Republic of the Congo discusses the genocide and the continued foreign occupation of parts of his country.

Dr. W.F.K. Seymour

Microbiologist Dr. W.F.K. Seymour, Ph.D. headed the Microbiology Laboratory at the District of Columbia General Hospital (D.C. General)—until the lab was shut down in January. He was at the National Institutes of Health during the 1960s. Recently, he prepared a deposition for the D.C. City Council on emergency preparedness.



No More Bailouts; It’s Bankrupt.