Volume 30, Number 50, December 26, 2003


‘What’s Needed Is Leadership With a Sense of Mission’  

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr., candidate for the Democratic Party Presidential nomination, gave this webcast speech in Washington, D.C. on Dec. 12. “If I were the President of the United States, right now, with the people I know in Europe and various other places, and I called for an emergency conference of heads of government and state, on the question of monetary reform, they would come on the next plane. And we would have something worked out, on an emergency basis, to control this crisis, within the next 48-72 hours.”

Campaign 2004: Where They Stand: The Collapse of the World Economic System, and What To Do About It  

The second in a series: Ten Democratic Presidential candidates compared.


Europe Considers Controls, But Dollar Crisis Is Systemic  

by Lothar Komp

Official circles in Europe, like those in America, act outwardly as if everything were in good order. But in private discussion, they express alarm and helplessness in the face of the global financial and currency crisis, which more and more now is depressing economic activity in Europe.

Foreign Investment Fell Sharply

by Richard Freeman

Mexico: Patriotism Wins a Victory Over Populism

by Rubén Cota Meza

What’s Holding Back a Nuclear Renaissance?

by Jim Muckerheide

A guest commentary the State Nuclear Engineer for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.


LaRouche’s Iraq Exit Strategy Under Scrutiny in Arab World

Lyndon LaRouche’s policy paper “Restore Iraq’s Constitution” has been widely reported and explained in the Mideast press during the first two weeks of December, including in Iraq.

Documentation: An interview with LaRouche in the Dubai newspaper Al-Bayan.

Moderate Islamic Voices Shock U.S. Imperialists  

Speeches by Indonesian Foreign Minister Hassan Wirayuda; and by Shirin Ebadi, the Iranian fighter for civil and human rights, especially those of women in the Islamic world, as she accepted the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize.

Korean Monthly Features LaRouche, Silk Road

by Kathy Wolfe and Kwang Huh

Neo-Cons Work Overtime To Divide Europe

by Rainer Apel

Sharon Peace Maneuvers To Avoid Prison?

by Dean Andromidas

Asian Nations Celebrate 30 Years of Cooperation

by Gail G. Billington

Brazil’s Global Diplomacy Builds Bridges, But to What?

by Gretchen Small

The Road in Afghanistan Is Still Torturous

by Ramtanu Maitra

Russia Having ‘Velvet Revolution,’ Not Georgia

An interview with Dr. Vakhtang Goguadze.


Cheney’s Halliburton Becomes the ‘Enron’ of War Profiteers  

by Carl Osgood

With scandals building about his company feeding rotten food to American soldiers in Iraq, Dick Cheney is denouncing journalists and political opponents (guess who?) for “driving him nuts.”

Chicken-Hawk Hunts Tame Pheasants

LaRouche Ballot Drive Is On Target  

by Marla Minnicino

The candidate has so far qualified for the Democratic Party primary ballot in one-third of his campaign’s 36 target states.

Ashcroft and His Policies Are Hit From Many Sides

by Edward Spannaus

National News


Dr. Vakhtang Goguadze

Dr. Goguadze is a well-known scientist, author, and politician in Georgia. A former Speaker of Georgia’s Parliament and former Deputy Director of Tbilisi State University, he co-authored the Constitution of the Republic. Today, he heads the Georgian- Russian Friendship Association.



The Sharon-Cheney Block.