The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 8 April 2021

This is the 8 April 2021 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks or, more largely, conventional and unconventional national and international security (open access). This week’s signals lead us to wonder: Could the U.S. be trying to go back to the Obama years? Yet, the world has changed. Alternatively, the similarity …

Losing Texas to Climate Change and the COVID-19?

(Art design: Jean-Dominique Lavoix-Carli) From Texas with Cold In February 2021, a “polar vortex ” swept through the U.S. and triggered a “perfect (winter) storm” that ravaged Texas (Johny Diaz, Guilia Mc Donnell, Nieto del Rio, Richar Faussett, “ Texas extreme cold snap has killed residents in their homes, cars and backyards”, SBS News, 20 …

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 28 January 2021

This is the 28 January 2021 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). Using horizon scanning, each week, we collect weak – and less weak – signals. These point to new, emerging, escalating or stabilising problems. As a result, they indicate how trends or dynamics evolve. The 28 January 2021 …

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 21 January 2021

This is the 21 January 2021 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). Using horizon scanning, each week, we collect weak – and less weak – signals. These point to new, emerging, escalating or stabilising problems. As a result, they indicate how trends or dynamics evolve. The 21 January 2021 …

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 14 January 2021

This is the 14 January 2021 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). Using horizon scanning, each week, we collect weak – and less weak – signals. These point to new, emerging, escalating or stabilising problems. As a result, they indicate how trends or dynamics evolve. The 14 January 2021 …

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 7 January 2021

This is the 7 January 2021 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). And with the first Weekly of the year, we wish you a Happy – and Safe – New Year 2021! This is a year that will very likely be intense. Using horizon scanning, each week, we collect …

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 17 December 2020

This is the 17 December 2020 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). Using horizon scanning, each week, we collect weak – and less weak – signals. These point to new, emerging, escalating or stabilising problems. As a result, they indicate how trends or dynamics evolve. The 17 December 2020 …

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 19 November 2020

This is the 19 November 2020 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). In a nutshell, we find this week a renewed focus on China-U.S. tension and likely American efforts to enlist further or again the EU. Meanwhile the COVID-19 pandemic does not disappear, far from it. Besides, of course, …

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 12 November 2020

This is the 12 November 2020 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). Using horizon scanning, each week, we collect weak – and less weak – signals. These point to new, emerging, escalating or stabilising problems. As a result, they indicate how trends or dynamics evolve. The 12 November 2020 …

The Red Team Analysis Weekly – 5 November 2020

This is the 5 November 2020 issue of our weekly scan for political and geopolitical risks (open access). Editorial: We chose as featured article a post* explaining how a book, published by the MIT press, and thus surrounded by a scientific aura – indeed the book was peer-reviewed – was written in one month. Who …

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