Ian Bremmer:
How the US should use its superpower status

TEDxNewYork · 15:37 · Filmed Sep 2016
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Americanization and globalization have basically been the same thing for the last several generations. But the US's view of the world — and the world's view of the US — is changing. In a fast-paced tour of the current state of international politics, Ian Bremmer discusses the challenges of a world where no single country or alliance can meet the challenges of global leadership and asks if the US is ready to lead by example, not by force.

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Ian Bremmer is the president and founder of Eurasia Group, a political risk research and consulting firm. Full bio
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