The Rise and Fall of Nations; The Future of Rare Earths

On this episode of Talking Geopolitics, host Christian Smith discusses the geopolitics of rare earths with East Asia expert Phillip Orchard; Chairman George Friedman ponders power and the rise and fall of nations. Managing Editor Cole Altom and Dir. of Analysis Allison Fedirka tell us what’s been grabbing their attention in the world of geopolitics.

Cuba Back in the Spotlight; Fundamentals of Geopolitics

Geopolitics is our bread and butter. It's also a term easily thrown around without accurately conveying its meaning. On this first episode of the new Talking Geopolitics podcast, host Christian Smith talks with the founder of Geopolitical Futures, George Friedman, about the fundamentals behind the company's work. Dir. of Analysis Allison Fedirka explains how Cuba's poor economic condition has helped propel the island back in to the spotlight.

Introducing Talking Geopolitics: Series Trailer

Talking Geopolitics is a bi-monthly non-partisan podcast brought to you by Geopolitical Futures, where you'll find in-depth discussions with George Friedman and our team of analysts on what matters in the world today.

George Friedman on ABC Radio Melbourne: Forecasting 2021

George Friedman discusses his new book, The Storm Before the Calm, the implications from Donald Trump’s second Impeachment, and geopolitical forecasts for the year to come in 2021, with ABC Radio Melbourne host Bern Young.

Leighton Smith and George Friedman on The Storm Before the Calm

NewsTalk NZ's Leighton Smith talks with Geopolitical Futures Chairman George Friedman on his new book, The Storm Before the Calm: America's Discord, the Coming Crisis of the 2020s, and the Triumph Beyond.

The Precarious Germany-Russia Relationship

Since the end of the Cold War, Germany and Russia have tried to balance a robust economic relationship with contradicting political agendas in Europe.

The Leighton Smith Podcast: New Conservative Leader Leighton Baker, August 19, 2020

Leighton Smith speaks with Geopolitical Futures’ senior analyst and Professor of Politics at the American University of Beirut Hilal Khashan on Lebanon: history, politics, Hezbollah, Iran, banking and Covid-19.

George Friedman at Mauldin Economics’ SIC 2020

In May, 2020, George Friedman participated in the Strategic Investment Conference, presented by Mauldin Economics. Here, he discusses his latest book, The Storm Before the Calm, and the crises that he predicts for the 2020s.

The Leighton Smith Podcast: US Riots and George Friedman, June 3, 2020

GPF Chairman George Friedman joins The Leighton Smith Podcast to discuss the latest in the protests happening in the U.S. and elsewhere following the death of George Floyd.

Jean Monnet OpenEUdebate: The EU and the Geopolitics of COVID19

GPF's Chief Operating Officer Antonia Colibasanu is on the OpenEUdebate podcast to discuss the European Union's response to the pandemic.

The Leighton Smith Podcast: Coronavirus Update and Alex Berezow, May 6, 2020

GPF analyst Alex Berezow discusses the latest in the coronavirus pandemic with Leighton Smith.

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