This Week in Geopolitics, June 2016

Is Brexit the End of the EU?

June 27, 2016

The vote has come and gone. A major European nation has chosen to leave the EU. The markets have had their obligatory decline. A weekend has passed. It is time to think about what exactly has happened… and what it means, if anything.

Beyond the Current Fantasies in the Jihadist War

June 20, 2016

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What Clinton and Trump Are Really Saying on Foreign Policy

June 13, 2016

I recently spoke at the Mauldin Economics Strategic Investment Conference about how the world is going to hell. I’m an investment community outsider. And I was struck that almost every investor and economist that spoke at the event was singing the same apocalyptic tune.

Beijing’s Real Blueprint in the South China Sea

June 6, 2016

The Chinese have a strategic problem in the South and East China seas. China is obviously interested in what happens in these waters. There is much speculation as to why the level of interest is so high.