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The intersection of three crises

Reva Bhalla | 26 February 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: geopolitics, Greece, Stratfor, Ukraine
Greece, Ukraine and Iran bring the United States back to Eurasia.


Global population decline in 100 years

Marcus Roberts | 24 February 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: ageing population, George Friedman, population decline, Stratfor


Mind the gap: some cultures have an advantage in the modern world

Jay Ogilvy | 30 January 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: clash of civilizations, culture, progress, Stratfor
Those left behind include youths susceptible to the appeal of extremist rhetoric.


The new drivers of Europe’s geopolitics

George Friedman | 29 January 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Europe, Stratfor
The question about Europe now is not whether it can retain its current form, but how radically that form will change.


Forecasting is tough, especially about the future

Alistair Nicholas | 13 January 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: futurists, Stratfor
George Friedman makes some surprising predictions in his look at the next 100 years.


The top 5 events of 2014

George Friedman | 31 December 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2014, Stratfor
It was another year in a long tale of human triumph and misery, worse than some, better than others.


Taking the strategic intelligence model to Moscow

George Friedman | 03 December 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: international affairs, strategic intelligence, Stratfor
Strategic forecasting and analysis depends on things hidden in clear sight.


Turkey, the Kurds and Iraq: the prize and peril of Kirkuk

Reva Bhalla | 08 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Middle East, Stratfor, Turkey
The Turkish government is looking at Iraq and Syria in a way similar to its stance almost a century ago. .


The implications of a “yes” vote for Scotland’s independence

George Friedman | 17 September 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: nation-state, nationalism, Scotland, Stratfor
Does separation foreshadow the break-up of the nation-state model?


The virtue of subtlety: a U.S. strategy against the Islamic State

George Friedman | 10 September 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: ISIS, Stratfor, US foreign policy
The American strategy in the Middle East is fixed: allow powers in the region to balance against each other. When that fails, intervene.


Ukraine, Iraq and a Black Sea strategy

George Friedman | 04 September 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Iraq, Stratfor, Ukraine
It is essential for the US to think in terms of a coherent center of gravity of operations.


Iraq and Syria follow Lebanon’s precedent

George Friedman | 28 August 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Iraq, Middle East, Stratfor, Syria
A strong case can be made that the nation states created a century ago in the Middle East are now defunct.


Europe’s malaise: the new normal?

George Friedman | 20 August 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: economics, Europe, European Union, Stratfor
Europe has been mired in an economic crisis of slow growth and high unemployment for half a decade now.


Reflections on an unforgiving day

George Friedman | 18 July 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Israel, Palestine, Russia, Stratfor, Ukraine
What links the twin tragedies of a downed plane over the Ukraine and Israel's invasion of Gaza?


The intrigue lying behind Iraq’s jihadist uprising

Reva Bhalla | 19 June 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Iraq, jihadists, oil industry, Stratfor
There are as many winners as there are losers in the Iraq game.


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