July 29, 2019

The Ominous Ally Quarrel That’s Giving Washington a Headache

One of the problems a great power faces is how to handle situations where two or more allies quarrel and adopt antagonistic policies towards each other. The United States faces that challenge now, as Japan and the Republic of Korea (ROK) engage in escalating disputes involving both economic and security issues.

The American Conservative
January 25, 2017

Trump and U.S. Alliances

Trump should call on other nations not just to do more on their own behalf but also to take over responsibility for their own defense.
Foreign Affairs