Volume 32, Number 28, July 15, 2005


LaRouche’s Fourth of July Address: It Happened in Berlin Last Week  

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

LaRouche warned at EIR’s June 28-29 Berlin seminar that the coming collapse of the world monetary-financial system will be far more devastating than anything that occurred during the recent two centuries. But there is a way out, and LaRouche puts forward the conceptual requirements for a recovery plan. “The continuation of a civilized existence of all the nations of this planet, for generations to come,” he writes, “will depend upon the courage and wisdom which must be shown now by the government of our United States, in providing the needed initiative for halting the presently onrushing collapse, and conducting a general economic recovery throughout the planet.”


Conyers Turns Up Heat in Ohio Funding Scandal  

by Richard Freeman

Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) wrote to Gregory White, the U.S. Attorney of the Northern District of Ohio, expressing “very serious concerns” about the the Federal government’s handling of the case of Republican Party fundraiser Tom Noe.


The Plame Affair: Rove and Cheney Are Guilty As Charged  

by Jeffrey Steinberg

As the United States and the world move into the most deadly systemic financial and economic crisis in modern times, can the nation survive a continuation of the Bush-Cheney Presidency?

Anatomy of a Crime: A Timeline of the Wilson-Plame Affair

Will Stolen Iraq Oil Funds and Deals for Cronies Force Cheney Impeachment?  

by Michele Steinberg

Documentation: Excerpts from “Rebuilding Iraq: U.S. Mismanagement of Iraqi Funds,” a report issued by the Minority Staff of the House Government Reform Committee’s Subcommittee on National Security.

Berlin Seminar

Germany Needs a Vision for Eurasian Development  

by Helga Zepp-LaRouche

Helga Zepp-LaRouche, who recently announced her candidacy for Chancellor of Germany, addressed EIR’s Berlin seminar on her campaign against free-market fascism, and for the Eurasian development programs which must be adopted so that global economic growth can get Germany—and the rest of the world—out of the deepening crisis.

Parliaments Should Act on These Issues  

by Mario Lettieri

A speech to the seminar by Mario Lettieri, a member of the Italian Chamber of Deputies, who introduced a resolution for a New Bretton Woods conference to the Italian Parliament.

LaRouche Responds on the Question of Freedom

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

We Need a New World Financial Architecture  

by Sergei Glazyev

Dr. Sergei Glazyev, an economist and a member of Russia’s State Duma (parliament), addressed the Berlin seminar on June 28.

Money Is a Question of Physical Economy  

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

In Lyndon LaRouche’s closing remarks to the seminar, he insisted that the value of money should be determined by a scientific principle, not an accounting principle.


Armed Services Chairman Warner Blasts Rumsfeld’s BRAC Folly  

by Carl Osgood

Senator John Warner (R-Va.), an author of the May 23 bipartisan Senate agreement that stopped Vice President Dick Cheney’s “nuclear option,” is charging that the Pentagon’s base-closing recommendations “deviate substantially” from the criteria established by the Legislative branch.

A Whistle Without an Engine

by Roman Bessonov

St. Petersburg correspondent Roman Bessonov analyzes the June 16-17 summit of the European Union, and the disillusion felt by many Eastern Europeans after they joined the EU.


Gian Guido Folloni

Former Italian Senator Folloni was also Italy’s Minister for Relations with the Parliament. He is now responsible for relations with Far Eastern and Arab countries in the Foreign Affairs Department of the “La Margherita” party, which is the second most important party in the opposition coalition.


Iran’s Policy Open-Ended in Wake of Election Surprise

by Muriel Mirak-Weissbach

The landslide election of Tehran Mayor Mahmood Ahmadinejad as President of Iran has the neo-con spin-masters in the West churning out propaganda about his aggressive designs, but the reality is much more complex.

‘Democracy’ NGO Targets China Through Nepal

by Ramtanu Maitra

Germany: A Crucial Candidacy at a Crucial Moment

by Rainer Apel

SCO Summit Takes Up Security Challenge, But Needs Economic Vision

by Mary Burdman

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization met in Kazakstan on July 4-5.

Italy Can Contribute to a New, More Just World Economic System

by Paolo Raimondi

Interview with Gian Guido Folloni.

The Immortal Contribution of Jewish Culture: Heine, Schiller, and Shakespeare

by Mark Joseph Burdman

A 1982 speech by the late Mark Burdman, EIR’s long-time Special Projects editor, who died one year ago. The address was delivered at a conference in New York City titled, “Heinrich Heine, A Birthday Tribute,” held in celebration of the 185th birthday of the poet.


The ‘Dirt-Bike’ Terror Incident