Watch out, America: Mexico May Be the Next Failed State

National Interest (Online). January 29, 2015.

Washington and the Geopolitical Benefits of Plunging Oil Prices: Real but Limited

Aspenia Online. January 19, 2015.

Better than New Sanctions: Could Obama’s Cuba Strategy Work on North Korea?

National Interest (Online). January 3, 2015.

The Cuba Opening: American Foreign Policy Meets Reality

National Interest (Online). December 18, 2014.

Turkey: NATO’s Loose Cannon

Gulan Media. December 18, 2014.

Taiwan’s Resurgent Assertiveness: A New Worry for Washington

China-US Focus. December 18, 2014.

Washington Refuses to Face Contradictions in ISIS Fight

Gulan Media. December 12, 2014.

At I.C.C., Due Process Deficiencies Mar Credibility

The New York Times. December 11, 2014.

The US Needs to Recognize Russia’s Monroe Doctrine

Defense One. December 5, 2014.

The Next Flash Point between China and America: Taiwan?

National Interest (Online). December 5, 2014.

America’s Dangerous Double Standard on Air and Sea “Provocations”

National Interest (Online). November 24, 2014.

A Grave Threat to the NATO Alliance (And It’s Not Russia’s Military)

National Interest (Online). November 13, 2014.

Caught in the Middle: Beijing’s Reaction to US-Russian Tensions

China-US Focus. November 10, 2014.

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

National Interest (Online). November 3, 2014.

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.