The near-collapse of the U.S. steel industry forced the President to shift from a "free trade" to "fair trade" position to save the U.S. steel sector. The decision has far-reaching implications domestically and abroad.
By Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr. President Bush's decision "portends what will probably become, rather suddenly, the most portentous, systemic shift in world-wide economic policy in thirty years. . . . Does the increased tariff on steel imports mean a collapse of Europe's exports to the U.S.A.? In and of itself, the answer is: `It does not constitute such a threat.' "
In the United States, Wet Dreams of Recovery Run On
The Recovery is coming!, the refrain of a gaggle of financial Chicken Littles, is based on the very real fear that the global financial system is coming down. They are desperate to keep their failing bubble going, and to head off the only viable alternative, the New Bretton Woods proposal of Lyndon LaRouche.
Italian Senators Call for New Bretton Woods
Argentina Driven To Ungovernability
IMF Devastation Brings Dengue to the Americas
China Congress Told It Faces `Volatile' World
Part 2 of a pedagogical exercise by Jonathan Tennenbaum
Money-Pumping Won't Stop Industrial Collapse
A March 5 interview with Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr., conducted by Salt Lake City radio talk show host Jack Stockwell. Those who are pumping liquidity into the economy, LaRouche said, "were talking about the `recovery'it's like Dracula, as I call itpromising the suckers a midnight recovery. And the suckers are buying." But the whole system is coming down, and hyperinflationary money-pumping only makes the collapse of physical production that much worse.
The CFR Spreads Fantasies of New War and Empire
The New York Council on Foreign Relations, the American branch office of the British Royal Institute for International Affairs, has issued a public call for a full-scale war on Iraq, as a stepping-stone to imperial world government.
`Neo-Imperialism' Is Utopian-Speak for
Hindu-Muslim Riots Show:
India Must Face Reality
The orchestration of riots by "Clash of Civilizations" adherents, has brought to focus the threat to India's stability, and poses the need for the government to finally seriously address the deepening economic and social crisis.
LaRouche on Gujarat Riots
UN Monterrey Meeting Targetted by Terrorists
Clash of Civilizations `Left' Forces Gather
Venezuela: Chávez Clings to Power,
Echoes of the Warsaw Ghetto
in Gaza and the West Bank
Egypt Urges Bush To Restrain Israel's Sharon
`Inner War' Heats Up in Britain Over Iraq War
LaRouche's Economics Text Is Now in Croatian
By Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr. "On the subject of President William Clinton's role in Middle East peace negotiations, he made only two notable mistakes: . . . he allowed the exclusion of the two issues on which an actual Middle East peace depends, absolutely: the issue of economic development, and especially, the issue of mass desalination."
Creating New Mideast Water Resources
Is a Necessity for Economy and Peace
D.C. Health Head Quits, Hospital Issue Returns
Portrait of an Instant Imperialist
Warrior Politics: Why Leadership Demands a Pagan Ethos, by Robert D. Kaplan.
A New Pollard Affair?