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Geopolitical Futures is a company that charts the course of the international system. It’s an ambitious mission, maybe even foolhardy, but hear us out.

Daily Memo: Attacks on Aramco, Developments in Afghanistan, the US in...

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George Friedman on Gallup Podcast

Eighteen years after the attacks on 9/11, we ask how the geopolitical forces behind the attacks took shape. GPF Chairman and Gallup Senior Adviser, George Friedman, joins the podcast to discuss his analyses of the pre- and post-9/11 events that shaped the U.S. and the world. What does Friedman view as the most important global events to watch for in the future?

Pacific Aid and Allegiances

In recent weeks, the Solomon Islands' allegiance to Taiwan appeared shaky as mainland China sought to coax the island nation into its camp. The strategically located Pacific Islands are a soft-power battleground between the U.S. and China; here, we take a closer look at the evolution of aid - a key tool for maintaining allegiances - to these islands between 2011 and 2017.

The Epoch Times – China Liberalizes Capital Account in Major Financial...

"According to George Friedman of Geopolitical Futures, past U.S. administrations made demands that China open its economy to U.S. goods and end currency manipulation, but...

Newsweek – FOX News Host Tucker Carlson says Bolton Wanted ‘Pointless...

"George Friedman, founder and chairman of Geopolitical Futures, told Newsweek via email that the departure of one administration figure does not directly impact whether...

Daily Memo: Bolton’s Departure, China in Central Asia, Iraq and Iran

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Real Clear World – The New U.S. Strategy to Remove Maduro

After months of little progress, it seems the United States may be getting closer to removing Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro from office. - Allison...

Daily Memo: German Investment, Kazakh Protests, Chinese Warnings

All the news worth knowing today.

Daily Memo: Afghan Peace Talks, French Diplomacy, Russian Elections

All the news worth knowing today.