America’s Fatal Blunder in the War against ISIS
National Interest (Online). October 15, 2014.
Beijing’s New Charm Offensive
China-US Focus. October 8, 2014.
Saudi Arabia: an Unsavory, Untrustworthy Member of the Anti-ISIL Coalition
Gulan Media. October 7, 2014.
Beware, China: Taiwan Is Watching Your Every Move in Hong Kong
National Interest (Online). October 4, 2014.
The War against ISIS: Moving Beyond Convenient Myths
Aspenia Online. September 23, 2014.
Will America Ever Learn from Its Middle East Mistakes?
National Interest (Online). September 22, 2014.
Why ISIS Has an Abundance of Modern Weapons
Gulan Media. September 19, 2014.
A Trenchant Yet Flawed Analysis of American Foreign Policy
Library of Law. September 12, 2014.
US Spy Planes Monitoring China at Close Range: Legal, But Unwise
China-US Focus. September 10, 2014.
How the West Should Respond to a Divided Iraq — and Not Intervene Again
Aspenia Online. August 27, 2014.
Should Washington Consider Accepting a Chinese Monroe Doctrine?
China-US Focus. August 21, 2014.
Obama’s China Strategy Is Doomed
National Interest (Online). August 16, 2014.
Washington Still Can’t Pick Foreign Clients
American Conservative. August 4, 2014.
China’s Big Course Correction in the South China Sea?
National Interest (Online). July 25, 2014.
The Child Migrant Crisis Is Just the Latest Disastrous Consequence of America’s Drug War
Washington Post (Online). July 21, 2014.
China Courts South Korea: Opportunities and Risks for the United States
China-US Focus. July 16, 2014.
U.S. Should Respect Kurdistan’s Decision about Iraq’s Future
Gulan Media. July 9, 2014.
Drug Cartels Are Causing a Refugee Crisis
CNN.com. July 8, 2014.
The Taiwan Issue Shows Signs of Re-Igniting
China-US Focus. July 3, 2014.
From Stalwarts to Scapegoats: America’s Foreign Clients
National Interest (Online). June 27, 2014.
Al Qaeda and the Taliban: Not the Same Thing
National Interest (Online). June 18, 2014.
Is Japan Serious about a New Security Role?
China-US Focus. June 5, 2014.
Did Iraq Just Vote to Commit Suicide?
Gulan Media. June 2, 2014.
Could Washington be Dragged into a “Sea” of Fire?
National Interest (Online). May 24, 2014.
Washington Enables Egypt’s New Dictators
Gulan Media. May 21, 2014.