Forewarned is Forearmed.
See why subscribers trust Forward Observer to provide them with a daily intelligence report that matters.
“Early Warning is the best daily global intelligence brief available without a Top Secret clearance.”
Why Early Warning?
Stay Ahead of the Curve
Our analysts are military veterans, and have operated in overseas conflicts and contingency zones. We’re able to find the signal in the noise and deliver clear, concise reporting on what matters.
What is Early Warning?
This is the decade of America’s internal conflict. You’ll stay ahead of the news cycle with our intel reports:
DAILY SITUATIONAL AWARENESS
Find out before it happens. We cover threats to the food supply, the risk of political violence, what politicians and the government are doing behind closed doors, and other threat intelligence for emergency preparedness.
ONGOING LOW INTENSITY CONFLICT
We report on the activities of radical, revolutionary, and extremist groups. They’re active and getting better organized. See what they have planned next.
GREAT POWER COMPETITION
Every Wednesday, we publish a brief on “great power” competition focusing on what China and Russia are doing inside the United States, in the Western Hemisphere, and around the world.
WEEKLY ECONOMIC WARNING
Every Thursday, Mike and Troy publish a briefing on current economic conditions, threats to the financial system, and the latest warning indicators of economic, financial, and monetary instability.
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“Early Warning has helped ease the uncertainty and clear the fog of war over the domestic [unrest], and I’m usually several days ahead of the curve.”
“Forward Observer’s Early Warning matches and frequently surpasses what I experienced during my three year tour in the national Intelligence Community.”
“The FO Early Warning Brief provides highly valuable, credible and actionable information that significantly improves our situational awareness. This is especially valuable at times like these when we are constantly flooded with bad information from the press and social media.”
“A great source of reporting what’s happening in an unbiased way. Commentary is supported w/critical thinking. An intelligence briefing underpinned with intelligence and integrity.”
“Forward Observer offers a unique, needed, valuable, and, most importantly, reliable source of not only timely information but insightful analysis… Artful and timely analysis is superior, and at all times useful.”
“Forward Observer’s Early Warning allows me to skip the nonsense news designed to elicit an emotion, and instead gives me actionable information of things to be aware of, whether that’s possible conflict at protests or economic instability.“
“These guys do a great job of getting information out in an unbiased manner which I appreciate. It has been incredibly valuable to myself and my extended family in planning for the future.“
“You can’t find this quality and timeliness of intelligence for anywhere else for the price. This work is top notch.“
“Forward Observer’s Early Warning condenses what you need to know in order to see what’s coming. Fast, clear, and unbiased.“
“As a former Army Officer it is important to know what is happening over the horizon. The information in the daily briefing keeps me up to speed on big-picture areas of interest. In these times of widespread media ineptitude/failure we need to find additional ways to keep up to speed.“
“There are a million sources of information and analysis. I count on one hand those with operational utility. Forward Observer’s Early Warning is one of those rare few.“
“I really look forward to the intelligence report each day… It helps me stay on top of economic and political developments and that allows me to take action while most are not even aware there’s a possibility of a problem. Early Warning could safe your life in the next few years.“
“The Early Warning brief has been an amazing resource to stay aware of important events… One of my favorite interactions is when someone tells me “nobody could have seen this coming,” and I get to inform them that Forward Observer predicted that event weeks, months, or even years ahead.”
“The Early Warning email is daily required reading for sound analysis of government actions, low intensity conflict, and commentary on the world of finance (given the current global debt levels, this is especially timely). If you want a sober read of today’s flashpoints, without hyperbole, this is the newsletter you need to subscribe to.”
“Getting the daily Early Warning brief is like having a curated news feed by intelligence experts. Saves me time and I can trust the information.“
“Forward Observer’s Early Warning is one of a small handful of resources I use daily to maintain my own situational awareness and inform my own additional research.“
“Forward Observer’s Early Warning is a superb source for news and information you will not receive in very many other sources. This is a report for those concerned about the current events taking place in our country. Stay informed is the best way to stay prepared.“
“Early Warning gives me valuable information beyond my capability to collect and analyze. As such, it gives me heads up to key trends and potential hot spots to plan for and not be caught off guard.“
“With so much information available, it is great to have a trusted source to gather, prioritize, and deliver the most important data and proper analysis.“