Is There a Map to the Future? The former head of the U.S. National Intelligence Council explains why governments try -- and fail -- to see over the horizon.
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
The world is in the midst of the most profound shift of global power and influence in more than a century. The collapse of the Cold War order, the rise of China and India as new global powers, and the advent of new transnational challenges have all combined to overturn old verities and points of reference.