Missing Issues: Can You Help?       View Settings       Search

Volume 38, Number 28, July 22, 2011

Cover of EIR Volume 38, Number 28, July 22, 2011

Main

If Europe Goes, So Does the U.S.A.: Europe’s Only Chance for Survival  

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

In an emergency statement issued July 11, Lyndon LaRouche writes that the whole economic-financial system of Europe is rotten to the core, and that there is no way it can survive in its present form. “The only question is: Is the collapse going to occur overnight, or sometime near that?” The only solution for Europe is a U.S. Glass-Steagall act.

Glass-Steagall: The Global Solution  

From the Big Bang to the Big Hole  

by Eric De Keuleneer

Economist De Keuleneer spoke at the July 2-3 Schiller Institute Conference; he identifies the “Big Bang” of deregulation of the banking system as the beginning of the financial madness, and calls for a return to Glass-Steagall.

Reregulation of the Financial Sector  

by Christen Sørensen

Professor Sørensen’s speech to the conference was titled, “Lessons To Be Learned from the Financial Crisis: Undoing the Deregulation of the Financial Sector. Suggestions for the New Set-Up.”

A Glass-Steagall Act for France  

by Eric Verhaeghe

Verhaeghe is an economist and former president of the Association of the Employment of Cadre in France.

Schiller Conference

French Elections: Challenge for Development Policy Renaissance  

by Jacques Cheminade

Cheminade, a French Presidential pre-candidate and leader of the Solidarité et Progrès party, keynoted the panel titled, “Glass-Steagall and the Industrialization of Africa, a Moral Test for Europe.” “Glass-Steagall is what the British Empire wants to prevent at any cost from happening in the United States, because it will put an end to the City of London, Wall Street, and the British Empire,” he declared.

Transferring Water from the Congo to Lake Chad: The Transaqua Project  

by Marcello Vichi

Engineer/architect Vichi has been fighting for 30 years for the Transaqua Project, to transfer desperately needed freshwater from the Congo River basin to the Lake Chad basin.

World News

LaRouche Demands Obama End Coverup of Saudi 9/11 Role  

by Jeffrey Steinberg

President Obama campaigned on a promise to declassify the 28 pages of the Joint Congressional Report on the 9/11 attacks, detailing Saudi funding and support for the plot. Two years later, they have still not been released. A statement from the 9/11 families charges that the Obama Administration “took the side of the Saudi princes over thousands of family members and survivors of the 9/11 attacks.”

What QE3 Means for Europe: Stop the Threat of Hyperinflation with a Glass-Steagall System  

by Helga Zepp-LaRouche

The financial system of the transatlantic sector is hopelessly bankrupt, writes Helga Zepp-LaRouche from Germany. Fed Chairman Bernanke has intimated that, since the U.S. has reached its allowable debt limit, he may turn on the money spigots again, with QE3, thus bringing on a hyperinflationary explosion.

A Common Mission: Two Sudans Can Become Africa’s Breadbasket  

by Lawrence K. Freeman

The future of the newly created nation of South Sudan, and a new Sudan in the North, as well as the nations of the the Horn and the Maghreb, will depend on the adoption of a common mission to produce sufficient food to feed all the people of the region.

Book Review

Cholera in Africa Today Is a Crime Against Humanity: It Is Genocide  

by Lawrence K. Freeman

Africa in the Time of Cholera: A History of Pandemics from 1817 to the Present, by Myron Echenberg

The Genocidalists Speak for Themselves  

Editorial

Throw Obama Out of Office Today!  

Valid XHTML 1.1 Valid CSS!