An Especially Delicate Phase in U.S.-China Relations

National Interest (Online). October 11, 2011.

EU Membership’s Fading Appeal

National Interest (Online). October 4, 2011.

US Should Make Up Its Mind about Taiwan

South China Morning Post. October 3, 2011.

The Dangers of Rejecting Balkan Partitions

National Interest (Online). September 30, 2011.

Washington Placates a Rising China

China-US Focus. September 30, 2011.

Germany Makes Another Balkan Mess

National Interest (Online). September 26, 2011.

A Hotline with Iran? Dealing with Governments We Loathe

National Interest (Online). September 22, 2011.

When Allies Quarrel, America Gets a Headache

National Interest (Online). September 14, 2011.

Off-Load Foreign Policy Problems, Don’t “Lead from Behind”

Huffington Post. September 12, 2011.

China’s Perilous Libyan Adventure

Aspenia. September 9, 2011.

U.S. China Hawks Perpetuate East Asian Free Riding

National Interest (Online). September 7, 2011.

Mexico’s Unwinnable War

National Interest (Online). September 2, 2011.

Accepting Reality: Living with a Nuclear North Korea

National Interest (Online). August 30, 2011.

NATO’s New Problem: Post-Qaddafi Libya?

National Interest (Online). August 18, 2011.

U.S. Masochism: Trying to Stay in Iraq and Afghanistan

National Interest (Online). August 9, 2011.

The West’s Rube Goldberg Schemes in the Balkans Come Apart

National Interest (Online). August 5, 2011.

Washington’s Hemispheric Headache: Authoritarian Populism

Aspenia. August 4, 2011.

Taiwan and Other Security Clients Are Not Valuable Allies

National Interest (Online). August 3, 2011.

Walking a Tightrope: U.S. Arms Sales to Taiwan

Daily Caller. July 26, 2011.

Washington’s Foreign-Policy Hypochondria

National Interest (Online). July 25, 2011.

Obama Fumbles His Opportunity with the Arab World

National Interest (Online). July 18, 2011.

Troubled Neighbor: Washington’s Emerging Security Problem in Mexico

Aspenia. July 14, 2011.

Mexico’s Drug Violence Is Back in the News

National Interest (Online). July 11, 2011.

Why U.S. Leaders Deceive Their Own People

National Interest (Online). July 5, 2011.

We’re All Leninists Now

National Interest (Online). June 24, 2011.