Geopolitical Futures’ Shapiro Is Skeptical on Belt & Road

Geopolitical Futures Director of Analysis Jacob Shapiro weighs in on China’s Belt and Road initiative. Full Story

What a war with North Korea would look like

Interview with George Friedman: Amid rising tension between the US and North Korea, one expert outlines the strategic games both sides are playing and...

Journey’s End: Warsaw and Budapest

A shift is emerging in Eastern Europe, says George Friedman following visits in Warsaw and Budapest. Full Story

The Geopolitics of Ice and Fire

April 1, 2017 On April Fools’ Day, Geopolitical Futures presents an analysis of the fictional world of Westeros.

Ukraine, Russia and Recent Fighting

Feb. 8, 2017 What flare-ups in eastern Ukraine tell us about the conflict.

A Meaningless UN Security Council Resolution

George Friedman on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict: “nothing that happened at the U.N. will change anyone’s mind.” Full Story

The Economy of Italy: Banks on the Edge

Oct. 17, 2016 A visual breakdown of Italy’s mounting financial crisis.

The Myth of Legal and Illegal Wars

July 18, 2016

Is Brexit the End of the EU?

July 4, 2016

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