Robert Gates: The Soldiers’ Secretary?

American Conservative. March 19, 2014.

Obama Should Ignore Calls to Get More Deeply Involved in Iraq

Daily Caller. January 13, 2014.

Americans Favor Not Isolationism But Restraint

Los Angeles Times. December 27, 2013.

Ending Nuclear Overkill

The New York Times. November 13, 2013.

To Save the Submarines, Eliminate ICBMs and Bombers

Defense One. October 14, 2013.

Obama Bombs in Syria Speech

Washington Times. September 11, 2013.

Outsiders Have No Tool to Fix Syria

USA Today. August 27, 2013.

Book Review: The Myth of the Better War July 30, 2013.

How to End the War on Terrorism Properly June 10, 2013.

What Some Call ‘Isolationism,’ Others Call Common Sense

US News and World Report Online. May 2, 2013.

The Iraq War Was No Cake Walk

US News and World Report Online. March 20, 2013.

Round One Goes to the Budget Hawks

Foreign Policy. March 7, 2013.

Was Counterinsurgency Worth It?

US News and World Report Online. March 7, 2013.

Sequestration Is Still Better than the Alternatives

Daily Caller. February 7, 2013.

Hagel Should Trim Defense

National Interest (Online). January 14, 2013.

Costs and Benefits of 2013’s Foreign Policy Initiatives

US News and World Report Online. January 3, 2013.

Recognizing Disaster: Please, Mr. President, Don’t Intervene in Syria

The New Republic: The Plank. December 14, 2012.

The Military-Industrial Complex’s Waning Political Influence

US News and World Report Online. November 29, 2012.

The Bottom Line on Sequestration

Federation of American Scientists. November 15, 2012.

Lies, Damned Lies, and Defense-Job Statistics

Foreign Policy. November 5, 2012.

The Great Debate

National Interest (Online). October 23, 2012.

Bipartisan Middle East Policy Insanity September 18, 2012.

Bipartisan Bloat

Foreign Policy (Online). September 5, 2012.

Book Review: The Critique of Pure Kagan

National Interest. June 28, 2012.

Trim Nuclear Fat from the Pentagon Budget

DC Examiner. May 28, 2012.