Post Netherlands’ Election: What Happened?

Leading up to the Netherlands’ election, pundits and analysts were arguing why Europe is turning towards right-wing populism and less-open foreign policies because of pressures of immigration and economic stagnation. Headlines went as far as to suggest that the European …
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Trump’s New World Order?

The foreign policy platform, actions and even tweets of US President Donald Trump do not occur in an isolated bubble. They have a domino affect on the world system, economies, currencies, along with the policies of allies and adversaries. There …
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All down the rabbit hole?: The global stage in 2017

2016 was a tumultuous year, with the foundations of democracy shaken by Brexit, the Italian referendum, the Brazilian impeachment and the election of Donald Trump in the United States. The Middle East crisis, immigration, the South China Sea, and the …
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Welcome to 2017 with Almanis

It is the start of a new year, and there are plenty of questions being asked about the year ahead. Help the Almanis crowd define a collective intelligence view on the issues that matter by making a forecast or a …
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Italy – The Precipice?

Italy is once again facing a political crisis. Since the end of WWII Italy has had 63 governments. Paolo Gentilioni will lead the 64th government following the defeat of the December 4th Constitutional referendum and Prime Minister Matteo Renzi’s resignation. …
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To celebrate our first anniversary…

We are going green. The orange of Almanis is out the door and green is the new colour of the platform. In light of the change of colour, why not forecast on one of our ‘green’ related questions? Will President …
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The Fall of Rome?

The year of 2016 has been characterised by a multitude of unexpected events from the likes of Brexit to the victory of Donald Trump in the United States. Italy could be the next shock to the political and economic foundations …
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Extra points for active users

Are your points all tied up? Users that have made a comment, placed a forecast, or suggested a question in the past week will now receive an additional 50 points for the week. This won’t add to your points balance …
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New question collection: Trump’s World

Are you wondering what impact Donald Trump’s election might have on the world? So is the Almanis crowd… We’ve posted a new collection called Trump’s World to explore the possibilities: “The election of Donald Trump, a real-estate mogul with no …
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