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Mackinder Forum Seminar #75: Mr. David Goldman, “The Inevitable, But Not Imminent, Decline of the Dollar”

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On Sunday, May 28, 2023, 1:30-3:00 p.m. (Eastern U.S. Time), Mr. David Goldman addressed the Mackinder Forum on “The Inevitable, But Not Imminent, Decline of The Dollar.” Abstract: No alternative to the US dollar as the main world reserve currency exists and none will for the foreseeable future. China would… Read more »

Mackinder Forum Seminar #67: David P. Goldman, “Military Technology, Geostrategy and the Defense of Taiwan”

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On December 4, 2022, Mr. David P. Goldman delivered a talk to the Mackinder Forum Seminar Series on “Military Technology, Geostrategy and the Defense of Taiwan.” He argued: Weapons technology including hypersonic vehicles and surface-to-ship missiles present a threat to naval assets comparable to the torpedo and dive bombers of… Read more »

Mackinder Forum Seminars #47, #48, and #49, A discussion of Elbridge Colby’s new book, The Strategy of Denial.

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The first three Mackinder Forum Seminars of 2022 were held on January 9, January 23, and February 6. Elbridge Colby’s new book, The Strategy of Denial, was discussed by participants of the Mackinder Forum. Here is how we structured the readings and the conversation: Sunday, January 9, 1:30-3:00 p.m, Eastern… Read more »

Mackinder Forum Seminar #30: David P. Goldman, “The Geopolitics of the U.S. National Debt”

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On Sunday, April 25, 2021, David Goldman presented a timely talk on “The Geopolitics of the U.S. National Debt.” ABSTRACT: Senior Biden Administration officials are worried about the strategic implications of China’s digital currency, now in beta-testing for domestic use and under development for international transactions in a joint venture… Read more »

Mackinder Forum Seminar #19: “Heartland Theory in the Fourth Industrial Revolution” presented by David P. Goldman

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On Sunday, November 8, 2020 at 1:30 – 3:00 PM (Eastern Time, US), Mr. David P. Goldman presented a talk on “Heartland Theory in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.” ABSTRACT: With regard to China’s global ambitions, Mackinder’s “Heartland” concept in some ways is more relevant than ever, but in other ways… Read more »