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Jan 13, 2019 TVP INFO – George Friedman on Studio Zachód
George Friedman o konferencji nt. Bliskiego Wschodu: W sferze międzynarodowej Polska staje się miejscem, gdzie odbywają się takie spotkania i to jest rzecz bynajmniej nietrywialna. Mógłby to być Paryż, Waszyngton, Moskwa, a teraz jest to Warszawa

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Jan 7, 2019 Real Clear World – Brazil Finds More Than a Friend in Israel
The friendly relationship between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Brazil’s new president, Jair Bolsonaro, made headlines at the end of 2018. This “budding brotherhood,” as they’ve called it, started when Bolsonaro, then the president-elect, announced plans to move Brazil’s embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. – Allison Fedirka


Jan 2, 2019 YeniSafak – Turkey will become a superpower: George Friedman
“’For the past 100 years Turkey has been in a very strange position that it was never in before, because it was first surrounded by the Europeans, and then the Russians and then the Americans. The Americans are leaving, the Russians are not coming back and the British are busy doing other things. Suddenly Turkey is unfolding its wings,’ said Friedman.”


Dec 28, 2018 KJZZ 91.5 – What Geopolitical Events Can We Expect In 2019?
As we look to the new year, let’s take a closer look at what’s coming to the world stage. Geopolitical Futures — a for-profit, nonpartisan company that compiles analysis regarding worldwide events, politics, and economics — has released its annual forecast predicting a major reshuffling on the global stage in 2019. So, what exactly is in store? For some top line predictions, The Show was joined by Jacob Shapiro, director of analysis for the company.

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Dec 21, 2018 Real Clear World – Xi Walks the Line Between Reform and Revolution
International opinion about the threat posed by Chinese economic policies has changed and now could cut China off from the foreign capital and technology that fueled its rise. Besides, Beijing has been taking small steps to ease international pressure and sustain its trade truce with the U.S. by, for example, lifting foreign ownership caps in some sectors. – Phillip Orchard

Dec 18, 2018 Union of Investment Companies – The Investor magazine – Geopolitics and the GCC in 2019
“Geopolitics often dominates headlines about the Gulf Cooperation Council states. Despite phenomenal episodes of economic development and growth in the GCC in recent years, geopolitical factors continue to shape and influence the region. To learn more about which geopolitical issues will define Kuwait and the GCC in 2019, The Investor spoke with George Friedman, Founder and Chairman of Geopolitical Futures, about his forecast for the region for the coming year.”


Dec 14, 2018 Brain Bar – Is there a solution to the migration crisis? | Ask the Right Question with George Friedman
How can we solve the problem of migration? At first, the elite should recognize its price, says geopolitical expert George Friedman.

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Dec 12, 2018 Real Clear World – Will Abe’s Article 9 Revisions Fly?
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s march to reform the war-renouncing Japanese Constitution is still mired in a slog of domestic political resistance. But, as has generally been the case since the Japan Self-Defense Forces were reconstituted in 1954, Tokyo isn’t waiting for public concern to align neatly with its strategic interests. – Phillip Orchard

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Dec 7, 2018 Real Clear World – Tracing the Origins of Venezuela’s Crisis
Just over a month from now, on Jan. 10, Nicolas Maduro is scheduled to be sworn in again as president of Venezuela. The occasion won’t be without controversy – some 50 countries failed to recognize the elections in May that set Maduro up for another term in office. – Allison Fedirka


Nov 27, 2018 Euractiv – Ukraine introduces martial law citing threat of Russian invasion
According the website Geopolitical Futures, developments in Ukraine had been proceeding in a direction favorable to Russian interests. Ukraine’s economy is struggling, and Kyiv had to seek a new standby arrangement with the International Monetary Fund in September to help meet its rising debt payments.

Nov 26, 2018 TVR1 – U.E. şi SUA spre un nou început: Interviu în exclusivitate George Friedman
Ediţia emisiunii „U.E. şi SUA spre un nou început” difuzată luni, 26 noiembrie, de la ora 17:00, la TVR1, când Ion Stavre ne-a propus un interviu în exclusivitate George Friedman, fondator şi preşedinte al Geopolitical Futures.


Nov 17, 2018 TRT World – Can the US extradite Gulen?
“I think Trump administration has been trying to find a better basis for a relationship with Turkey, as it is becoming more mature and more powerful in the Middle East and its interest is always lined up with the US’s interests,” Jacob Shapiro, director of analysis for Geopolitical Futures tells TRT World.


Nov 15, 2018 Brain Bar – Will the EU fall apart? | Ask the Right Question with George Friedman
Do not confuse Europe with the European Union, suggests geopolitical expert George Friedman. But has the EU stifled or enhanced the Old Continent?

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Nov 13, 2018 Real Clear World – Brazil’s New Leader Strives to Break Old Patterns
Brazil punches well below its weight class in the geopolitical ring. It is the world’s fifth-largest country by landmass and by population, and at $1.91 trillion, its economy ranks ninth globally. But political turmoil and structural economic issues have prevented the country from making the most of its size and abundant resources. – Allison Fedirka


Nov 11, 2018 Yahoo Finance – Here’s where the world’s next ‘Trump’ could come from
Jacob Shapiro, director of analysis at Geopolitical Futures said that while the next Trump or Bolsonaro may be hard to spot, the conditions that sweep them into power are easy to see and are growing in a number of places.


Nov 8, 2018 MacroGeo – The Illusion of a Russia-China Alliance
On the surface, that Russia and China share a common, powerful adversary should be the foundation of a strong alliance. Both countries are significant military powers, and they ought to be able to support each other economically. But appearances can be deceptive. – George Friedman


Nov 8, 2018 Rzeczpospolita – Friedman: Polska. Zrozumieć przyszłość

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Nov 7, 2018 Real Clear World – The Illusion of a Russia-China Alliance
On the surface, that Russia and China share a common, powerful adversary should be the foundation of a strong alliance. Both countries are significant military powers, and they ought to be able to support each other economically. But appearances can be deceptive. – George Friedman


Nov 7, 2018 Adevarul – George Friedman: Pentru România, SUA reprezintă singura putere NATO capabilă să o sprijine


Nov 6, 2018 MarketWatch – Opinion: This hated, conflicted, dishonest U.S. president would have a good laugh over the midterm elections
It is not the evil that you do because you are wicked that is the worst thing; it is the evil that you do because you are good, and that you must do to achieve the good. That haunted Lincoln, and it haunts any nation, especially my own. – George Friedman

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Nov 5, 2018 Real Clear World – A State of Enduring Division in the U.S.
The only thing Americans seem to agree on today is that something is rotten in the state of their Union. Everything goes off the rails as soon as Americans start discussing what it is and how to fix it – but that something is horribly wrong no one denies. – Jacob L. Shapiro

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Oct 30, 2018 Real Clear World – India’s Own String of Pearls
India’s internal pressures and geographic isolation have long kept its government focused primarily on the affairs of the subcontinent. But fearing encirclement by China’s expanding military presence, and depending more and more on vital economic lifelines through hotly contested waters, New Delhi is expanding India’s defense presence across the Indo-Pacific. – Phillip Orchard

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Oct 26, 2018 Real Clear World – On Visiting the Lincoln Memorial
It is not the evil that you do because you are wicked that is the worst thing; it is the evil that you do because you are good, and that you must do to achieve the good. That haunted Lincoln, and it haunts any nation, especially my own. – George Friedman


Oct 24, 2018 Bloomberg Surveillance – Surveillance: The Pessimism Is Overdone, Normand Says
George Friedman, Geopolitical Futures Founder & Chairman, discusses the U.S.-Saudi Arabia relationship.

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Oct 24, 2018 Real Clear World – The Rivalry With China Gets Closer to Home
Central America and the Caribbean have found themselves in an exceptional position lately. Though these subregions don’t typically figure into global power dynamics, an intensifying trade war between China and the United States has two of the world’s leading powers vying for their partnership. And Beijing has already turned some heads in the area. – Allison Fedirka


Oct 22, 2018 Cicero – Why Germany should emulate Asia
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has proposed a new model to help increase the competitiveness of European companies. – George Friedman


Oct 17, 2018 MacroGeo – In Yemen, Cracks in the Saudi Alliance Begin to Show
If or when Yemen’s civil war draws to a close, another one may well be waiting. Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have different end games in mind, despite fighting in the same coalition against the Iranian-sponsored Houtis. In fact, their standard interest in Yemen begins and ends with eliminating, or at least curbing, Iran’s influence on the Arabian Peninsula. – Xander Snyder


Oct 17, 2018 The Trumpet – Is the Global Economy About to Crash?
“’Alarmist as that may sound, it’s worth keeping in mind that all the major geopolitical processes we’ve been tracking for the past several years have occurred in a time of relative economic stability. It won’t last forever,’ wrote Geopolitical Futures. ‘When money gets tight, geopolitical fault lines are more likely to rupture.’”

Oct 11, 2018 War on the Rocks – Trump and the End of Smugness
“In 2017, I hosted a podcast with George Friedman, who described the post-World War II system as a ‘freak’ and predicted that the world is returning to ‘a more normal structure in which the nation-state is dominant, international trade is intense but managed by states for their own benefit, and where this idea that the nation-state is obsolete goes away.'”

Oct 7, 2018 Oil Price – Is The U.S. Using Force To Sell Its LNG To The World?
George Friedman’s “Geopolitical Futures” recently noted that “The U.S. is beginning to see it [tariffs] more as a strategic opportunity to contain Chinese assertiveness than as a play to invigorate U.S. manufacturing.”


Oct 6, 2018 Gazeta Prawna – George Friedman: UE jest podmiotem, który sam ze sobą jest w stanie wojny

Oct 6, 2018 Onet Wiadomości – George Friedman: UE jest podmiotem, który sam ze sobą jest w stanie wojny
Friedman był gościem międzynarodowego Forum Prawo dla Rozwoju w Krakowie. Podczas swojego przemówienia ocenił, że “Unia Europejska jest podmiotem, który sam ze sobą jest w stanie wojny”.


Oct 6, 2018 wPolityce – George Friedman krytycznie o sytuacji w UE: Unia się rozpada i trzeba myśleć, co będzie później. Polska musi iść własną drogą
Unia Europejska jest podmiotem, który sam ze sobą jest w stanie wojny – powiedział w sobotę w Krakowie politolog z USA George Friedman. Ocenił też, że Polska musi iść własną drogą i idzie własną drogą. Podkreślał także przyjazne stosunki pomiędzy Polską, a USA.


Oct 6, 2018 TVP Info – George Friedman: Unia Europejska się rozpada, Polacy są odporni
Unia Europejska jest podmiotem, który sam ze sobą jest w stanie wojny – powiedział w sobotę w Krakowie George Friedman. Amerykański politolog ocenił też, że Polska musi iść własną drogą i nią idzie. Mówił o przyjaznych relacjach między Polską a USA.

Oct 6, 2018 wGospodarce – Friedman: Polska musi iść własną drogą
Unia Europejska jest podmiotem, który sam ze sobą jest w stanie wojny – powiedział w sobotę w Krakowie politolog z USA George Friedman. Ocenił też, że Polska musi iść własną drogą i idzie własną drogą. Podkreślał także przyjazne stosunki pomiędzy Polską, a USA.


Oct 5, 2018 Euractiv – Currency crisis comes to Uzbekistan
A weak currency could have negative implications for Uzbekistan’s still struggling economy, such as reversing some of the progress made by the reforms, writes Ekaterina Zolotova for Geopolitical Futures.


Oct 5, 2018 Niezalenza – George Friedman w Krakowie. Weźmie udział w Forum Prawo dla Rozwoju
George Friedman, amerykański politolog zajmujący się geopolityką i współczesną doktryną wojenną, były doradca ds. bezpieczeństwa amerykańskich dowódców wojskowych będzie gościem Forum Prawo dla Rozwoju. Forum rozpoczyna się dziś w ICE Kraków Congress Centre.


Oct 4, 2018 Polska Times – Forum Prawo dla rozwoju. Wśród gości Szydło, Ziobro i Friedman
W piątek w Krakowie rozpoczyna się dwudniowe Forum prawo dla rozwoju. W wydarzeniu weźmie udział m.in. wicepremier Beata Szydło, minister sprawiedliwości i prokurator generalny Zbigniew Ziobro oraz marszałek Sejmu Marek Kuchciński. Gościem specjalnym będzie amerykański politolog George Friedman.


Oct 4, 2018 wPolityce – Bezpieczeństwo, gospodarka i wartości. Debata o polskim prawie z udziałem Georga Friedmana w Krakowie
Kolejna edycja Forum Prawo dla Rozwoju 5 i 6 października w ICE Kraków Congress Centre. Każdy może wziąć czynny udział w opracowaniu koncepcji nowych regulacji prawnych. Wystarczy się – za darmo – zarejestrować. Gościem forum będzie George Friedman.


Oct 4, 2018 Niezalenza – George Friedman przyjedzie do Krakowa. Wciąż można się zarejestrować na spotkanie
Eksperci, specjaliści oraz dyskusje o państwie i prawie. 5 i 6 października w ICE Kraków Congress Centre odbędzie kolejna edycja Forum Prawo dla Rozwoju. Wśród gości będzie George Friedman, amerykański politolog i twórca Stratfor, prywatnej agencji wywiadowczej.

Oct 3, 2018 Gazeta Polska – Polska jako wschodząca potęga. Sojusz z USA jest strategiczny
Są trzy czynniki przemawiające na rzecz Polski. Geopolityczna pozycja pomiędzy dwoma słabnącymi potęgami, Niemcami i Rosją, konkurencyjność waszej gospodarki. Trzeci czynnik to strategiczny sojusz z USA – mówi profesor George Friedman, autor wielu książek z dziedziny geopolityki, m.in. słynnej „Następne 100 lat”.

Oct 3, 2018 Wiadowczej – Twórca amerykańskiej agencji wywiadowczej w Polsce. Na Forum o Trójmorzu
Dyskusje o szybkim e-KRS, kryptowalutach, mrocznych stronach internetu, prawie karnym, prawie rodzinnym i zmianach w prawie, które zagwarantują silne, sprawne, bezpieczne państwo. Te i inne tematy poruszone będą podczas zbliżającego się Forum Prawo dla Rozwoju. Jednym z gości wydarzenia będzie George Friedman.

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Oct 2, 2018 Real Clear World – Japan: A Trade War That’s Easy to Avoid
Shinzo Abe is set to become Japan’s longest-serving prime minister following his re-election as Liberal Democratic Party chief earlier this month, but he’s entering his third term with a fresh headache gifted from Washington. – Phillip Orchard




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