26 October, 2020

‘Geopolitics Is Only One Half Of Reality. The Rest Is Shakespeare... Individual Drama.’

Geopolitical commentator Robert D. Kaplan on how US policy is likely to play out vis-a-vis other key international players under the Trump presidency...

‘Geopolitics Is Only One Half Of Reality. The Rest Is Shakespeare... Individual Drama.’
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2017-01-07T11:34:17+05:30

Robert D. Kaplan is one of the best known commentators on geopolitics of our time. He is the writer of 16 bestselling books on foreign affairs and travel. Kaplan was twice named among the top ‘100 global thinkers’ by Foreign Pol­icy magazine and his books have been translated in seve­ral languages. At 64, he is one among the four most “wid­ely read” Americans, along with Francis Fukuyama, Robert Kennedy and Samuel Huntington. He is currently a senior fellow at the Center for New American Security and a contributing editor at The Atlantic, where his work has appeared for three decades. Kaplan was the chief geopolitical analyst at Stratfor, a visiting professor at the United States Naval Academy and a member of the Pentagon’s Defense Policy Board. He spoke to Pranay Sharma on the Indo-Pacific region and how US policy is likely to play out vis-a-vis other key international players under the Donald Trump presidency. Excerpts from the interview:

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