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.

Intransigent Diplomacy

Chronicles. June 2, 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.

Accepting Spheres of Influence in the 21st Century

Aspenia Online. May 7, 2014.

Washington’s Growing Security Ties with Manila Risk Alienating China

China-US Focus. April 28, 2014.

Book Review: The Shock and Awing of America

Washington Times. April 21, 2014.

Washington’s Biggest Strategic Mistake

National Interest (Online). April 18, 2014.

Beijing’s Nervous Ambivalence about Crimea

China-US Focus. March 31, 2014.

Are the Baltic States Next?

National Interest (Online). March 24, 2014.