George Friedman
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George Friedman

George Friedman is an internationally recognized geopolitical forecaster and strategist on international affairs and the Founder and Chairman of Geopolitical Futures, an online publication that analyzes and predicts the international system.

Friedman is a New York Times bestselling author and his most popular book, The Next 100 Years (2009) is kept alive by the prescience of its geopolitical predictions as they unfold in many countries. Other of Friedman's best-selling books include Flashpoints: The Emerging Crisis in Europe, The Next Decade, America's Secret War, The Future of War and The Intelligence Edge. His books have been translated into over 20 languages.

Determined to discover those principles of logic that govern the world, George received his PhD in government from Cornell University, granting him access to some of the most brilliant thinkers in the field... in the US and across the globe.

George's unmatched analysis in geopolitics has led him to regularly brief military organizations and consult for Fortune 100 executives. He also founded the geopolitical intelligence consulting firm Stratfor in 1996 and left Stratfor in 2015 to start Geopolitical Futures.

You can read all of George's current thoughts and analysis by visiting his website, http://www.geopoliticalfutures.com.

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Best Sellers

    • The Next 100 Years

    • A Forecast for the 21st Century
    • By: George Friedman
    • Narrated by: William Hughes
    • Length: 9 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,433
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 846
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 854

    Grounded in Friedman's unmatched grasp of both historical and contemporary trends, The Next 100 Years is a compelling, realistic, and eye-opening portrait of the future....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Take with a few grains of salt

    • By Ryan on 10-16-11

    Regular price: $17.61

    • Flashpoints

    • The Emerging Crisis in Europe
    • By: George Friedman
    • Narrated by: Bruce Turk, George Friedman
    • Length: 11 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 547
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 478
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 484

    This provocative work examines the geopolitical flashpoints - particularly in Europe - in which imminent future conflicts are brewing....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Important Reading: Old Grievances Do Not Go Away

    • By John on 02-21-15

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Next Decade

    • Where We've Been . . . and Where We're Going
    • By: George Friedman
    • Narrated by: Bruce Turk
    • Length: 9 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 430
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 268
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 266

    The next ten years will be a time of massive transition....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Jaw-dropping apolitical analysis

    • By Michael on 01-31-11

    Regular price: $31.50

    • America's Secret War

    • Inside the Struggle Between the United States and Its Enemies
    • By: George Friedman
    • Narrated by: Brian Emerson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 649
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 229
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 230

    Dubbed by Barron's as "The Shadow CIA", Stratfor, George Friedman's global intelligence company, has provided analysis to Fortune 500 companies, news outlets, and even the U.S. government....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Best

    • By David on 06-01-05

    Regular price: $20.97

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