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Thomas Friedman

Author, Reporter & Columnist

Thomas L. Friedman is an internationally renowned author, reporter, and, columnist—the recipient of three Pulitzer Prizes and the author of six bestselling books, among them From Beirut to Jerusalem and The World Is Flat. Friedman currently writes a weekly column for The New York Times. He has written extensively on foreign affairs, global trade, the Middle East, globalization, and environmental issues.

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The World in 2025

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2025 is not that far off. Six years in fact. Now think about the changes that have happened in the past six years? Back then Donald Trump was an estate agent and  reality TV star, frequently bankrupt, with a weakness for wives. Brexit was a glint in the eye of radical English nationalists.  ISIS had […]

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New Cold War: The Era of Democratic Despots?

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The US is now in a trade war with China. India and Pakistan are squaring off in Kashmir. In Syria and Yemen a proxy war is being fought between Iran, backed by Russia and China, and Saudi Arabia, backed by America. Meanwhile in Africa, China is out-spending the USA to gain future influence. In Venezuela, […]

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Thomas Friedman

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Thomas Friedman is a three times Pulitzer prize winner whose op-ed columns in The New York Times about economics, foreign affairs, globalization, technology and the environment make him arguably one of the world’s most important columnists and political commentators. Friedman is also winner of the prestigious American National Book Award and his various books on […]

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