The Pentagon Conned Washington … Again

War Is Boring. May 19, 2015.

Rubio’s Strangely Stale Foreign Policies

Newsweek. May 15, 2015.

Our Unrealistic Foreign Policy

War on the Rocks. March 23, 2015.

The GOP’s Budgetary Shenanigans Discourage Necessary Pentagon Reform March 19, 2015.

U.S. Military Spending: A Lot? Or a Lot More?

Newsweek. February 8, 2015.

Funding a Balanced Force

Washington Examiner. February 2, 2015.

Cops of the World No More

Barron’s. January 31, 2015.

Washington and the World According to Mac Thornberry

The Hill (Online). January 23, 2015.

Toward a Prudent Foreign Policy

Reason. December 8, 2014.

Whatever Ashton Carter’s Views on War Are, He Should Stick to the Pentagon Budget

Daily Caller. December 3, 2014.

Who Really Tore Down the Berlin Wall?

Rare. November 7, 2014.

Just Say “No”: Time to End the War on Drugs in Afghanistan

National Interest (Online). November 3, 2014.

Spooky Politicians That Go Bump in the Night October 31, 2014.

The Birth and Perhaps Death of Anxiety about Failed States

Washington Post. October 1, 2014.

No, We Shouldn’t Have Stayed in Iraq – and “History” is Not on our Side if We Go Back

Rare. September 11, 2014.

Nation Building Isn’t Needed to Fight ISIS September 10, 2014.

Hillary Clinton, ISIL, and the Interventionist Bias August 22, 2014.

Neoconservatives Love Hillary Clinton’s Foreign Policy — but What about Voters?

Rare. August 18, 2014.

Seeking a Goldilocks Option for Iraq

Orange County Register. August 14, 2014.

Why Putin’s Proxy War Is an Abject Failure

Rare. July 22, 2014.

GOP Needs to Stop Being “Stupid and Proud of It” on Iraq

Rare. June 18, 2014.

The Other Veterans Scandal

The New York Times. June 15, 2014.

Obama Wants Allies to Share the Burden. It Won’t Happen.

National Interest (Online). May 30, 2014.

Don’t Assume Putin Could End the Bloodshed in Ukraine

Rare. May 7, 2014.

Robert Gates: The Soldiers’ Secretary?

American Conservative. March 19, 2014.