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Nationalism and Liberal Democracy

George Friedman explains how nationalism – however distorted it might become – is the root of liberal democracy, not only historically, but also morally. The two concepts are intellectually...

The War Between the President and the Press

A war has broken out between the president and the press, writes George Friedman. Full Story

A Significant Iranian Military Exercise

“The main adversary that Iran is planning for in these exercises is not the United States, nor is it Iraq. It is Saudi Arabia.” – Jacob L. Shapiro Full Story

4 Warning Signs Of Instability In Russia

George Friedman: Geopolitical Futures forecasted that 2017 will be “an inflection point in the long-term destabilization of Russia.” Full Story

Surveillance: Virginia’s McAuliffe Criticizes Trump’s First Month

Radio Interview: George Friedman, founder of Geopolitical Futures, says Trump is playing cleanup on immigration enforcement from Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton. Full Story

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