Geopolitics



2020 US Presidential Election and the Swing States

I The 59th United States presidential election will take place on 3 November, as well as for the House of Representatives, Senate, and numerous other state and local elections. Although many political positions are at…


Digital Geopolitics, part II

The Digital Revolution is still ongoing, but the chapter changed with the arrival of the internet in the 90’s. The internet has opened doors to a new reality, the world got smaller and more complex….


BRI: Germany as the European Coordinator of the Initiative

In January, Germany chancellor Angela Merkel cited in a speech an observation by Henry Kissinger about the importance of Europe’s transatlantic relations and dependence with the United States, to reevaluate the strategic position of Europeans…


BRI: An Economic and Geopolitical Project

The Belt and Road Initiative, also known as the New Chinese Silk Road, was announced in September 2013, during Xi Jinping’s visit to Kazakhstan, and in October of the same year in Indonesia. When he…


Digital Geopolitics, part I

Technology has always played a fundamental role in human evolution, not only as a species, but also in terms of the international system. The three great economic revolutions show its importance, and how politics and…




Oil and Arms in the USA – Saudi Arabia Relationship

With the recent agreements to normalize relations between Israel, the UAE and Bahrain since 2008, the US’s progressive bet on energy self-sufficiency, largely due to the hydraulic fracking and the necessary investment in renewable energies,…