From the Desk of George FriedmanRegional DirectoryUnited States Yesterday Thoughts in and around geopolitics. By George Friedman - January 7, 2021 1520 There are moments in history best grasped by silence. Silence is the best I can do now. 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.