Having written a great deal on space and enchantment, it is time to come down to earth. I want to return to the central thesis of geopolitics as I practice it: the idea of geopolitical determinism. I differ from other people who write on geopolitics in two senses. While I regard geography as a fundamental […]
Iran announces an increase in its uranium enrichment levels, and U.S.-China trade talks hit a snag.
Reports show declining economic conditions in Turkey, and signs indicate efforts to resolve a rift in the Gulf.
Asian countries near the signing of a trade pact, and the U.S. eases pressure on Huawei.
Iran and Iraq agree to link their power grids, and Germany faces a threat from right-wing extremism.
The U.S. and China will reportedly meet on Friday for further trade negotiations, and North Korea fires two projectiles into the Sea of Japan.
Let me turn over some cards. Reasonable people (every one of you, I’m sure) are likely wondering what in the world I am doing, swinging from discussions of enchantment to the benefits of solid over liquid propellants in missiles, and back again. The motivation is embedded in my life; I have been asked to write […]
The U.S. House of Representatives approves a bill to officially recognize the Armenian genocide, and Russia conducts its largest submarine drills since the 1990s.