George Friedman

George Friedman is chief executive officer of Stratfor, the world’s leading online publisher of geopolitical intelligence. He is a widely recognized international affairs expert and author of numerous books, including The Next 100 Years (Doubleday, 2009), America’s Secret War (Doubleday, 2005), and The Future of War (Crown, 1996).



World War II and the Origins of American Unease
13 May 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: geopolitics, World War II
The US, the UK, and Russia are still acting out the lessons of the past.


How British elections reflect the mood of Europe
6 May 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Britain, European Union, geopolitics, Stratfor, United Kingdom
Tomorrow's election could shape the future of the United Kingdom.


The ‘Grexit’ dilemma shows the weakness of free trade
22 Apr 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: European Union, Eurozone, free trade, Germany, Greece
The Sturm und Drang over Greece's debt and the future of the Euro misses the point.


Coming to terms with the American empire
15 Apr 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: empires, Stratfor, United States
The United States became an empire almost absent-mindedly. But now it cannot shrug off its responsibilties.


The Middle Eastern balance of power matures
1 Apr 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: balance of power, Iran, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Turkey
The US is taking a back seat and allowing regional powers to slug it out.


The paradox of America’s electoral reform
11 Mar 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2016 elections, electoral reform, primary elections, United States
The ferment of constant change, reform and renewal is both a virtue and vice of the US system.


That speech
4 Mar 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Barack Obama, Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel
The real issue is the reconfiguration of a region the United States cannot subdue and cannot leave.


The new drivers of Europe’s geopolitics
29 Jan 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.


Is European unity built on sand?
21 Jan 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: European Union
The EU promised perpetual peace and perpetual prosperity but failed to deliver. What comes next?


Paris attack underscores a deeper malaise
8 Jan 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Charlie Hebdo, France, Islam, Islamic extremism
Ultimately, this is an intra-Muslim struggle for control wrapped in a debate over what it means to be a Muslim.


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