Brexit’s Impact on the UK Economy

Brexit’s Impact on the UK Economy

by George Friedman April 12, 2017   Summary On March 29, British Prime Minister Theresa May signed a letter declaring the United Kingdom’s intention to invoke Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union and withdraw from the EU. Going against most mainstream...
The Promise of Gene Editing

The Promise of Gene Editing

by Matt Ridley April 7, 2017 Scientists at the Roslin Institute, near Edinburgh, said last month that they had edited the genomes of pigs, rendering them immune to a dangerous virus. The announcement is extraordinary precisely because it sounds almost routine these...
Trump and Xi Take Center Stage

Trump and Xi Take Center Stage

by George Friedman and Jacob L. Shapiro April 4, 2017 US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet April 6–7 at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida. Most meetings between world leaders are relatively unimportant. This meeting is an exception,...
Trump’s Greatest Deal

Trump’s Greatest Deal

by  Caroline Glick April 1, 2017 What can be done about Iran? For the past eight years, the Obama administration did everything in its power to empower Iran. To make Iran happy, Obama did nothing as hundreds of thousands of Syrians were killed and millions more were...