Commentary

March 13, 2020
Commentary

The Real Coronavirus Threat Everyone Is Missing

Worries about the threat the coronavirus posed to public health are entirely understandable. The disease spreads easily and has a disturbingly high mortality rate among its victims (especially the elderly). Nevertheless, some important and potentially dangerous policy precedents are being set without much consideration or reflection.

The National Interest (Online)
February 16, 2020
Commentary

Time to Drop Defense Guarantees to the Philippines

Rodrigo Duterte is no friend of America. But in this case he would force America to do the right thing, giving Washington an excuse to end an obsolescent military guarantee to a nation of little security importance to the United States.

American Spectator (Online)