Nostradamus may have left this mortal coil in 1566, but his prophecies still live on to this day. The wise French philosopher continues to predict things almost 500 years after his death.
Immigration Waves from the Middle East
Long ago, Nostradamus claimed, “The Ishmaelites will find open places.” Simply put, he predicted the mass immigration waves out of the Middle East that have had a direct impact on both Europe and North America.
North Korea Will Develop a Functional Nuclear Weapon
North Korea has been a thorn in the side of the United States since the end of the uneventful Korean War. In 2017, the North Koreans will officially develop a functional nuclear weapon and threaten to use it against the U.S.
Warfare Will Go Electronic
With technology playing such a major role in the way we conduct war, expect to see the development of EMP technology that will target the power grids of major Western countries.
The Trump Impeachment Will Commence
President Donald Trump is a lightning rod for criticism. With the spotlight constantly on him, and his frequent mistakes, the process to get Trump impeached will be underway by the end of 2017.
Public Education System Collapses in the U.S.
It is no secret that the public education system in the U.S. is in shambles. Years of neglect, coupled with the appointment of Betsy Devos as the Secretary of Education, will see the public education system collapse and the U.S. shift to a privatized system.
Net Neutrality Will Fail
The Internet is one of the most important tools in the modern era. For over two decades, it has connected humanity in ways that we never imagined possible. As much as modern Internet activists want the Internet to remain a free and open place, big corporations with infinite pockets will continue to challenge net neutrality and will ultimately win out and usher in an age of Internet censorship.
The EU Will Continue to Falter
The European Union has been struggling for years. It all started with the collapse of Greece and. England voting to leave the EU. Add to that the fact that Italy is struggling and it is clear that the EU is destined to fail. France and Germany are near their breaking points and are extremely close to calling it quits on this failed economic experiment.
Space X Will Commercialize Space Travel
Elon Musk is one of the most innovative individuals of our era. With such a genius behind the likes of Tesla and Space X, it is only a matter of time before space travel is commercialized for the average consumer.
Global Warming Will Become a Reality
By now, most of the world accepts that global warming and climate change are serious issues. 2017 will put this issue in the spotlight as Vancouver, Los Angeles, and most of Florida continue to struggle with the disastrous consequences of rising sea levels.
China Will Make a HUGE Move
There is no doubting that China is one of the world’s superpowers. By the end of 2017, expect China to make a bold move that will leave the U.S. dumbfounded. Whether it be a physical or trade war, the Chinese will usher in a paradigm shift.