George Friedman


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Dr. Friedman is the Chief Executive Officer and founder of STRATFOR. Since 1996 Dr. Friedman has driven the strategic vision guiding STRATFOR to global prominence in private geopolitical intelligence and forecasting.

Dr. Friedman is the author of The New York Times bestseller “The Next Decade: Where We’ve Been…and Where We’re Going,” which forecasts the major events and challenges that will test America and the American President over the course of the next decade. Dr. Friedman’s previous book, “The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century” was also a New York Times bestseller and was published in over 20 languages. His other books on warfare and intelligence have included “America’s Secret War,” “The Future of War” and “The Intellige
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The Next 100 Years: A Forec...

3.67 avg rating — 7,540 ratings — published 2008 — 8 editions
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The Next Decade: What the W...

3.83 avg rating — 2,068 ratings — published 2010 — 17 editions
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Flashpoints: The Emerging C...

3.93 avg rating — 1,394 ratings — published 2015 — 20 editions
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America's Secret War: Insid...

3.89 avg rating — 981 ratings — published 2004 — 18 editions
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The Future of War: Power, T...

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The Coming War With Japan

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The Intelligence Edge: How ...

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Borderlands: A Geopolitical...

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Constraint Theory: Multidim...

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America's Secret War

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“Anger does not make history. Power does. And power may be supplemented by anger, but it derives from more fundamental realities; geography, demographics, technology, and culture.”
George Friedman, The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century
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“In Geo-Politics, a nation has no permanent allies or permanent enemies, only permanent interests.”
George Friedman

“The computer focuses ruthlessly on things that can be represented in numbers. In so doing, it seduces people into thinking that other aspects of knowledge are either unreal or unimportant. The computer treats reason as an instrument for achieving things, not for contemplating things. It narrows dramatically what we know and intended by reason.”
George Friedman, The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century

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