AnalysisFrom the Desk of George Friedman George Friedman’s Thoughts: The Problem With Passion Passion obscures the subtlety and complexity of the things we care about. By George Friedman - August 22, 2019 3125 Passion obscures the subtlety and complexity of the things we care about. This article is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Please login to continue reading Login Subscribe to Geopolitical Futures today and get: Unbiased analysis of global events Daily geopolitical briefing Annual and long-term forecasts to help you prepare for your future Subscription Options Join our free newsletter Join Now Learn more about geopolitics and receive free articles.