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The Geopolitics of Nuclear Weapons

by George Friedman, Xander Snyder, and Cheyenne Ligon April 18, 2017 Nuclear bombs have a strange quality: They are a type of weapon that countries spend enormous sums of money to develop but don’t actually intend to use. While chemical weapons have been frequently...

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How Trump Really Plans to Destroy ISIS

by Jack Kelly April 13, 2017 Across the Arab world, reports the London Telegraph, people have found a new hero.  They call him Abu Ivanka Al-Amriki. Israelis too are hailing him as their new hero.  They call him President Donald Trump.  Abu Ivanka Al-Amriki, you see,...

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Trump Calls Putin’s Bluff

by Ralph Peters April 12, 2017 The biggest loser from last week’s cruise-missile strikes on a Syrian air base wasn’t “President” Bashar al-Assad. It was Vladimir Putin. The Syrian leader was punished, but Russia’s new czar was humiliated. Even with an hour’s warning...

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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...

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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...

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