Peter Zeihan

Peter Zeihan — Russia: Prepping for the Next War

Peter Zeihan — Russia: Prepping for the Next War

If you care at all about where the world is heading, this video is well worth watching.

Russian President Vladimir Putin has given another of his…heavy-on-the-revisionist-history speeches. This time, he categorized the Great Northern War–the 18th century conflict that saw the Tsardom of Russia successfully challenge Sweden for Baltic superiority–as one where Russia “reclaimed” such territories as Estonia and Latvia. As with Moscow’s claims that places like Ukraine have always been a part of Russia, this is just simply not true.

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Peter Zeihan on Sweden, Finland, NATO, and Turkey

Peter Zeihan on Sweden, Finland, NATO, and Turkey

Most NATO members have met Finland and Sweden's joint application for membership with open enthusiasm. The US, UK, France; even the Italians and Greeks are cheering, in a rare moment of pan-European positivity.  But not the Turks. Long kept at arm's reach from...

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Peter Zeihan on the Russian Oil Situation

Peter Zeihan on the Russian Oil Situation

Much of Russia's revenue is based on their oil fields. But oil fields don't just go on and off at the flick of a switch. A handful of refineries across Russia have already announced reductions in output due to a lack of demand. This is not good news. If refineries...

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