Recent Op-Eds

A Threat to Americans

By Ilya Somin. U.S. News & World Report. April 21, 2017.

President Donald Trump’s immigration restrictions will have an enormous economic cost.

Why Liberals and Conservatives Disagree on Police

By Emily Ekins and Matthew Feeney. USA Today. April 20, 2017.

Anyone discussing policing in the U.S. needs to grapple with the fact that there is a wide racial divide in perception of police performance.

Moving Backwards on Middle East Arms Sales

By A. Trevor Thrall. Huffington Post. April 20, 2017.

What selling arms will do is exacerbate existing problems, especially in the Middle East, and lead to unintended consequences down the road.

Why Trump’s Words Matter

By A. Trevor Thrall and Erik Goepner. Real Clear Defense. April 20, 2017.

One missile strike will not change the course of the war in Syria, nor will one large bomb seal the fate of the insurgents in Afghanistan.