‘Should We Have Waged the Iraq War?’ Is Not a Gotcha Question
Newsweek. May 22, 2015.
Japan: The Ultimate Free Rider?
National Interest (Online). April 29, 2015.
Iraq 2.0: The REAL Reason Hawks Oppose the Iran Deal
National Interest (Online). April 16, 2015.
Can Neocons Learn?
Reason. December 8, 2014.
Why the Middle East Still Doesn’t Matter
Politico Magazine. October 9, 2014.
Modi and India’s Role in the US Pivot to Asia
Al Jazeera America. October 1, 2014.
The Birth and Perhaps Death of Anxiety about Failed States
Washington Post. October 1, 2014.
Republicans Shouldn’t Stoke International Revolution
The Federalist. September 25, 2014.
A New War Can’t Fix What Ails Iraq
USA Today (Online). September 11, 2014.
Keeping Score on the Libya Intervention: Good Idea or Tragic Mistake?
National Interest (Online). August 22, 2014.
Pointless Lying about US China Policy
China-US Focus. July 23, 2014.
Reform Conservatism’s Blind Spot: Foreign Policy
The Federalist. July 17, 2014.
What’s Wrong with the Neoconservative Case for the Ex-Im Bank
The Federalist. July 2, 2014.
Think Again: NATO
Foreign Policy. June 20, 2014.
Is Estonia Worth a War?
National Interest (Online). April 10, 2014.
The United States, Inequality and International Security
International Relations and Security Network. November 15, 2013.
How Not to Fix America
American Conservative. November 4, 2013.
Washington’s Weak Case for War in Syria
Real Clear World. September 9, 2013.
Review: “China’s Military & the US-Japan Alliance in 2030: A Strategic Net Assessment”
China-US Focus. August 29, 2013.
Rand Paul Is No Isolationist
Politico. August 7, 2013.
Learn the Lessons from Iraq
US News and World Report Online. June 10, 2013.
Where the Neocons Went, Rubio Is Following
US News and World Report Online. March 26, 2013.
War over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands
China-US Focus. February 20, 2013.
Are We Overreacting to the Threat of a Nuclear Iran?
US News and World Report Online. January 31, 2013.
America’s Pivot: One Big Contradiction
The Diplomat. January 25, 2013.