Hal Brands

Hal Brands

Hal Brands is the Henry A. Kissinger Distinguished Professor at the Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs at Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies and a senior fellow at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments. His latest book is "American Grand Strategy in the Age of Trump."

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US Allies Are Failing to Fill the Global Leadership Void

If America abandons the liberal international order it created, can that order still endure? This

There's a Crack Between the US and Europe Over China

In several new strategy documents, the Trump administration argues that America needs to gear up for

Avoiding the 'Thucydides Trap'

From Ukraine to the South China Sea, the past several years have reminded us that international peac

Russia, US Struggle Over Nuclear Deal

President Donald Trump’s continuing courtship of Russian leader Vladimir Putin is casting darkness o

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