Spooky Politicians That Go Bump in the Night

Reason.com. October 31, 2014.

The Birth and Perhaps Death of Anxiety about Failed States

Washington Post. October 1, 2014.

No, We Shouldn’t Have Stayed in Iraq – and “History” is Not on our Side if We Go Back

Rare. September 11, 2014.

Nation Building Isn’t Needed to Fight ISIS

Reason.com. September 10, 2014.

Hillary Clinton, ISIL, and the Interventionist Bias

Reason.com. August 22, 2014.

Neoconservatives Love Hillary Clinton’s Foreign Policy — but What about Voters?

Rare. August 18, 2014.

Seeking a Goldilocks Option for Iraq

Orange County Register. August 14, 2014.

Why Putin’s Proxy War Is an Abject Failure

Rare. July 22, 2014.

GOP Needs to Stop Being “Stupid and Proud of It” on Iraq

Rare. June 18, 2014.

The Other Veterans Scandal

The New York Times. June 15, 2014.

Obama Wants Allies to Share the Burden. It Won’t Happen.

National Interest (Online). May 30, 2014.

Don’t Assume Putin Could End the Bloodshed in Ukraine

Rare. May 7, 2014.

Robert Gates: The Soldiers’ Secretary?

American Conservative. March 19, 2014.

Obama Should Ignore Calls to Get More Deeply Involved in Iraq

Daily Caller. January 13, 2014.

Americans Favor Not Isolationism But Restraint

Los Angeles Times. December 27, 2013.

Ending Nuclear Overkill

The New York Times. November 13, 2013.

To Save the Submarines, Eliminate ICBMs and Bombers

Defense One. October 14, 2013.

Obama Bombs in Syria Speech

Washington Times. September 11, 2013.

Outsiders Have No Tool to Fix Syria

USA Today. August 27, 2013.

Book Review: The Myth of the Better War

Reason.com. July 30, 2013.

How to End the War on Terrorism Properly

CNN.com. June 10, 2013.

What Some Call ‘Isolationism,’ Others Call Common Sense

U.S. News & World Report (Online). May 2, 2013.

The Iraq War Was No Cake Walk

U.S. News & World Report (Online). March 20, 2013.

Round One Goes to the Budget Hawks

Foreign Policy. March 7, 2013.

Was Counterinsurgency Worth It?

U.S. News & World Report (Online). March 7, 2013.