The Geopolitics Of Energy

Energy has transformed geopolitics so that it plays out as geoeconomics, since financial gains or losses are directly related to a country’s position within the hierarchy of political influence. Today, power emanates not from the territory one can occupy, but from the spread of markets one can control or influence.

  • Aug 22, 2018 8:45 PM

Debunking The Putin Panic With Stephen Cohen

There is much to criticize the Russian president for, says Professor Stephen F. Cohen of Princeton and NYU, but many US political and media claims about Putin are false – and reckless...

  • Jul 30, 2018 11:40 PM

Geopolitical Tensions Reach Boiling Point Ahead Of OPEC Meeting

“It’s crazy and astonishing to see instruction coming from Washington to Saudi to act and replace a shortfall of Iran’s export due to their Illegal sanction on Iran and Venezuela... The U.S. tried it last time against Iran, but oil prices got to $140 a barrel."

  • Jun 11, 2018 11:57 AM