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Posts from ‘November, 2014’

How to Safely Deep Fry a Turkey: Use a Drone!

The Islamic State Reshapes the Middle East

By George Friedman Nuclear talks with Iran have failed to yield an agreement, but the deadline for a deal has been extended without a hitch. What would have been a significant crisis a year ago, replete with threats and anxiety, has been handled without drama or difficulty. This new response to yet another failure to […]

On Obama and the Nature of Failed Presidencies

By George Friedman We do not normally comment on domestic political affairs unless they affect international affairs. However, it is necessary to consider American political affairs because they are likely to have a particular effect on international relations. We have now entered the final phase of Barack Obama’s presidency, and like those of several other presidents […]