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Volume 16, Number 1, January 1, 1989

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1988 in Review

A Chronology of Events  

Soviet-Backed Terrorism in 1988  

A strategic map of the military side of irregular warfare.

World Elections 1988  

Patriots and World Citizens, 1988  

Economics

Crop Disasters Bring World Food Shortages  

by Robert Baker

It was a year in which the lying of officials about “surpluses” and “overproduction” became obvious, with starvation now a prospect in even the industrial nations.

Can the New Skipper Change the Titanic’s Course?  

by Christopher White

Or will George Bush follow company policy right into the iceberg?

Documentation: U.S. bank failures in 1988.

East Bloc Economic Woes Bear Out EIR’s 1985 Predictions  

by Konstantin George and Luba George

1988: The Year the Trust Revived  

by Scott Thompson

Debt Payments Savage Ibero-America  

by Peter Rush

How the failure to form a debtors cartel doomed Ibero-America to another year of worsening social and economic crisis.

Back to the Stone Age: The Soviets’ Ecology Movement Enters a New Phase in 1988  

by Carol White

Europe 1992 at a Crossroads  

by Muriel Mirak

Much more opposition to their fascist scheme has arisen than the Brussels mafia expected.

Feature

Lyndon LaRouche’s Battle for Western Civilization  

The American Presidential candidate put forward a tireless series of ground-breaking initiatives in strategic analysis, science, art, and economic policy.

The Project on Quantization of Space  

by Dupin

The Food for Peace Battle-Cry: Farmers and Eaters, Unite!  

by Suzanne Rose

The Year of LaRouche’s C=256 Tuning Victory  

by Liliana Celani

Documentation: The petition to lower the tuning fork, and some prominent signers.

KGB-Linked Officials Railroad LaRouche Conviction, the Second Time  

by Nancy Spannaus

It was a major inflection point in the disintegration of constitutional law in the United States.

LaRouche: ‘Jury Voted in Support of Hate Propaganda’  

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

International

The Debacle of New Yalta after the INF Treaty  

by Webster G. Tarpley

It was the biggest banner year for “peace breaking out all over” since 1938.

Moscow’s New ‘Defensive’ Doctrine Hides Post-Nuclear Offensive Posture  

by Konstantin George

Soviet Domination of Germany Threatened  

by Rainer Apel

The Soviets waited until the heat of the U.S. Presidential campaign, and then acted to topple the Kohl government.

The Targeting of New Yalta’s Opponents  

by Linda de Hoyos

The Year of ‘Regional Settlements’  

by Linda de Hoyos

Southern Africa Faces Superpowers’ ‘Peace’  

by Jeffrey Steinberg

Mideast: Peace on the Horizon?  

By the Editorial Board of Middle East Insider.

LaRouche on Dialogue with PLO  

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Noriega Stood Up to Overthrow Plot  

by Carlos Wesley

Soviet Irregular Warfare in Ibero-America Makes Headway  

by Valerie Rush

The narco-terrorist insurgency came dangerously close to a takeover of the strategic Andean Spine.

Satanists Escalate War against Western Civilization  

by Mark Burdman

Behind the Mystery Air Crashes: Soviet Electromagnetic Sabotage?  

by Rainer Apel and Mark Burdman

AIDS Policy—Even Worse than It Looked  

by John Grauerholz, M.D.

World Resistance to Euthanasia Grows  

by Jutta Dinkermann

Documentation: Text and international signers of the declaration, “Euthanasia Never Again!”

World Elections 1988

Juggling Act Confronts South Korea’s President  

by Lydia Cherry

Bhutto Hopes To Unify Pakistan  

by Lydia Cherry

Mexico: The Elections of Classical Tragedy  

by Hugo López Ochoa

France in Retreat after 1988 Elections  

by Christine Schier

National

Dukakis Defeat: Biggest Story in U.S. Election  

by Kathleen Klenetsky

George Bush promised an “American Century,” but unless there is a new economic and strategic direction, he will steer the country into an American collapse.

16 More ‘LaRouche Democrats’ Score Primary Victories across the Nation  

by Marla Minnicino

The War on Drugs: Victory from Defeat?  

by Jeffrey Steinberg

Brazen KGB Role in U.S. Politics  

by Joseph Brewda

Soviet interference in America’s internal affairs stepped up markedly during the course of the year.

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