Restrained Strategy, Lower Military Budgets
War on the Rocks. September 7, 2016.
How Congress Abuses the Budget to Fund U.S. Wars
The National Interest (Online). July 15, 2016.
Can Realists Escape Trump?
The National Interest (Online). June 7, 2016.
No, the Libya Intervention Wasn’t a Humanitarian Success
The National Interest (Online). April 7, 2016.
Does ISIS Even Have a European Strategy?
The National Interest (Online). April 2, 2016.
Why Isn’t There More Scholarly Evaluation of U.S. Wars? - Response
International Security Studies Forum. March 4, 2016.
Gitmo Is a Problem for the Next Person in Charge
TIME. February 23, 2016.
Another Missed Chance to Trim and Focus Defense Spending
Newsweek. November 12, 2015.
The Real Benghazi Scandal Everyone Is Missing
National Interest (Online). October 28, 2015.
Taking Exception to Exceptional
Reason. September 28, 2015.
Drones and the Epoch of One-Click Wars
Washington Examiner. July 20, 2015.
Hawks are Winning the Military Budget Wars
National Interest (Online). March 20, 2015.
The Pentagon’s Bloat
Boston Globe. February 17, 2015.
Obama’s Plan Has Nothing New or Strategic
U.S. News & World Report (Online). September 11, 2014.
The Credibility Debate in U.S. Foreign Policy
National Interest (Online). August 11, 2014.
America: Stay out of Iraq
National Interest (Online). June 13, 2014.
Cut Away: The U.S. Military Still Deters China
China-US Focus. June 4, 2014.
Military Cuts a Step in the Right Direction
Orange County Register. March 5, 2014.
The State of the Union Is Wrong: How Washington Left the Public Behind on Foreign Policy
Foreign Affairs. January 28, 2014.
Americans Favor Not Isolationism But Restraint
Los Angeles Times. December 27, 2013.
What Asian Pivot?
China-US Focus. November 13, 2013.
Ending Nuclear Overkill
The New York Times. November 13, 2013.
Shut Down the US Combatant Commands
DefenseNews. September 30, 2013.
Credibility over ‘Red Lines’ No Reason for War
Orange County Register. August 26, 2013.
Finally Talking Terror Sensibly
National Interest (Online). May 24, 2013.