The start of a long unravelling.

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After-effects


How the plastic revolution threatens our species.

Image by Ria Sopala from Pixabay.

Plastic Planet


Corporate armies, overpopulated cities and medical apartheid — this is what the British Ministry of Defence sees on the horizon.

Photo by Jonathan Harrison on Unsplash.

Future Shock


How did a digital currency become a threat to global empire?

Photo by Pierre Borthiry on Unsplash.

Born From Chaos


2020 marks the point of no return for the oil industry.

Image by Laura Upshaw from Pixabay.

The Oil Age


A Wall Street insider sees massive dollar inflation on the horizon.

Photo by Uwe Conrad on Unsplash.

Coming Storm


The world is entering a decade of “peak” and globalisation is ending.

Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay.

The Decade of “Peak”


History warns us that it could be closer than we think.

Photo by Nick Fewings on Unsplash.

The Thucydides Trap


With global democracy under strain, could the virus be its death knell?

Photo by Adli Wahid on Unsplash.

Democratic Recession


The Pentagon is predicting that a changing climate will leave the US military impotent.

US soldier stares into distance.
US soldier stares into distance.
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Embattled Empire

Dominic M. Lawson

I write about geopolitics, international affairs and technology. Twitter: @DominicLawson

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