Robert Young Pelton: Analysis of the Afghan Run-Off — Ghani Won, Abdullah’s Claims Without Merit

In the controversy and protesting stirred up by Abdullah, what is missing is a calm review of today’s political landscape in Afghanistan. Javid Ahmad a Program Coordinator for Asia at the German Marshall Fund of the United States and Ahmad Hemmat, a D.C.-based researcher and advisor to the chairman of International Energy Partnerships makes some …

Berto Jongman: CYBER – 10 Ways to Kill the Internet — and Information-Sharing Analysis Centers (ISAC)

The bad with the good. The Plan to Kill the Internet Uncovered 10 ways web freedom is being butchered worldwide. LIST ONLY: 1) The Death of Net Neutrality 2) Intelligence Agencies are Manipulating the Internet With Deliberate Disinformation 3) Governments are Paying Trolls to Sway Public Opinion 4) Mainstream News Websites are Killing Comment Sections …

Berto Yongman: Red (Team) Analysis Society

Worth a look. The Red (Team) Analysis Society Strategic Foresight & Warning, Anticipatory Intelligence, Political Risk Assessment Creating anticipatory intelligence is nothing else than deciphering the dynamics of the world… What will happen to us in the future? How shall we fare, collectively and individually? How can we improve how we deal with the future? How …