Bruce Hoffman

Title

Professor and Director

Department

Center for Security Studies
In the news

In the news

  • “It continues our pathology. Our attention has shifted from one trouble spot to another with disastrous results,” Bruce Hoffman, professor and Director of the Center for Peace and Security Studies, on the shift of U.S. counterterrorism efforts from from Afghanistan to Syria. Obama's counterterrorism doctrine: Let locals lead the fight June 5, 2014, Reuters
  • "We should be tough on terrorists, but not on our fellow countrymen who are their captives, which means having to make a deal with the devil when there is no alternative," Bruce Hoffman, professor and Director of the Center for Peace and Security Studies, on negotiations surrounding the release of kidnapped Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Is it ever right to negotiate with terrorists? June 2, 2014, USA Today