Geopolitics

Global Threat Index — Early August 2022

At the start of August, it’s starting to look awfully like 1939 again — but worse

The Peoples Liberation Army Eastern Theater Command effectively blockades Taiwan with military exercises. Photo: CCTV via South China Morning Post

I wasn’t around in 1939, but the small amount of history that I’ve read is being chillingly paralleled in 2022 with only slight nuances:

  • a European dictatorship invading a neighbouring country

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James Marinero

James Marinero

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