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Volume 12, Number 2, January 8, 1985

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Interviews

Dr. Stephen Matthews  

by Marjorie Mazel Hecht

The Livermore scientist explains how a spinoff of beam-weapon research can help feed the world.

Departments

Andean Report  

by Javier Almario

Colombia: Integration or the IMF.

From New Delhi  

by Susan Maitra

The Qaddafi Connection.

Report from Bonn  

by Rainer Apel

Weinberger Keeps the Germans Buzzing.

Middle East Report  

by Thierry Lalevée

The PLO’s New Horizons.

Northern Flank  

by Aurora Borealis

How Long Will Olof Palme Last?

Dateline Mexico  

by Josefina Menéndez

PAN Calls for Insurrection.

Editorial  

The Lessons of the Indian Election.

Economics

World Bank Enforces Debt-for-Equity Grab  

by Christopher White

Contributing Editor Christopher White examines a pilot project for a policy that would lead directly to recolonization of Third World debtor-nations.

U.S. Trade Deficit Means American Banks Loot Third World  

by Richard Freeman

The strength of the dollar has reversed the traditional role of the U.S.A. as an industrial nation.

Currency Rates  

How the IMF’s ‘Conditions’ Stop Economic Growth: the Case of Egypt  

by Prof. Gouda Abdel-Khalek

His presentation at the Nov. 24-25 Schiller Institute conference.

Gold  

by Montresor

The Soviets and the Price Collapse.

Domestic Credit  

by Richard Freeman

Machine Tools and National Security.

Agriculture  

by Marcia Merry

The Farm Bank Disaster.

Debt Moratorium  

by Nancy Spannaus

Hamilton Turns Debt into Credit.

Business Briefs  

Special Report

A Winning Strategy for the Second Panama Canal  

A new EIR study, reported in summary fashion here, demonstrates that a second canal is urgently needed, if the Isthmus of Panama is not to become a critically congested bottleneck by the end of this century, rather than a center for facilitating world trade.

How the New Panama Canal Will Expand World Trade by the Year 2000  

A Two-Way, Sea-Level Canal: The Biggest Excavation Project in History  

Canal Would Provide the Motor for Industrial Development of the Region  

International

Terrorism Strikes in Europe, U.S. Troops Hit  

A brutal terrorist wave which is far from finished is proving to be closely linked to Soviet strategy.

Who is Moscow’s New Defense Chief?  

by Konstantin George

Profile of Marshal Sergei Sokolov.

Yugoslavia: IMF and Russian Wolves on the Prowl  

by Konstantin George

Their aim: the dismemberment of Yugoslavia.

Knives Are Being Sharpened in Pakistan  

by Susan Maitra

Will Zia be the next casualty of the “Great Game”?

The Mideast: Soviets Try To Block Weinberger Peace Bid  

by Thierry Lalevée

The Times Demands Fascism in Israel  

by Mark Burdman

A Mediterranean Grenada in the Making  

by Liliana Gorini

The Soviets take over Malta.

International Intelligence  

National

Reagan Backs Weinberger: Save Cities, Not Missiles  

by Vin Berg

The President is not flinching in the face of Soviet ultimatums and wild howls from the Eastern Establishment press.

Graham’s Post Caught ‘Aiding the Enemy’  

by Lydia Cherry

The Fraud of the New Anti-Apartheid Drive  

by Kathleen Klenetsky

Jesse Jackson is always for sale cheap; the ADL is purchasing his services.

Weinberger on the Strategic Doctrine  

The slightly abridged text of the Defense Secretary’s address before the Foreign Press Club Dec. 19.

Kissinger Watch  

by M.T. Upharson

Kiss of Death in the Dominican Republic — On to Brazil.

National News  

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