Washington Needlessly Escalates South China Sea Crisis
China-US Focus. November 4, 2015.
Dealing with Bad Allies: the Case for Moral Realism
National Interest (Online). October 22, 2015.
Time for America to Abandon Afghanistan
National Interest (Online). October 13, 2015.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership: Washington’s Unwise Exclusion of China
Aspenia Online. October 10, 2015.
Xi-Obama Summit: Modest Achievements and Missed Opportunities
China-US Focus. October 5, 2015.
The Xi-Obama Summit: Spurn the China-Bashers
China Daily. September 29, 2015.
Dealing with a Prickly Russia
Aspenia Online. September 16, 2015.
Could China’s Economic Troubles Spark a War?
National Interest (Online). September 6, 2015.
A Little More Money, a Lot More Problems: Japan’s Defense Dilemma
National Interest (Online). September 2, 2015.
China: The Mishandled Issue in the U.S. Presidential Election Campaign
China-US Focus. August 31, 2015.
Washington’s Fondness for ‘Friendly’ Dictators
The National Interest (Online). August 17, 2015.
Seeking an Elusive Balance in U.S. Attitudes toward China
China-US Focus. July 27, 2015.
Keeping Americans Excited about War
National Interest (Online). July 17, 2015.
The New Front in the Global War on Drugs
National Interest (Online). June 29, 2015.
Synthetic Drugs Are Very Dangerous. Let’s Legalize Them.
Washington Post. June 18, 2015.
Turbulent Triangle: US, Russia, China Relations
Aspenia Online. June 17, 2015.
A Chinese Pivot to Latin America?
China-US Focus. June 8, 2015.
Here’s How to Avoid World War Three
National Interest (Online). June 3, 2015.
Washington’s Free-Riding East Asian Allies
Aspenia Online. May 22, 2015.
Is America about to Make a Fatal Mistake in the South China Sea?
National Interest (Online). May 18, 2015.
NATO, European Spending and US Grievances
Aspenia Online. May 12, 2015.
Ambivalence about a More Assertive Japan
China-US Focus. April 29, 2015.
The Japan Dilemma: Asia’s Next Geopolitical Nightmare?
National Interest (Online). April 26, 2015.
Alienating Russia: How Washington’s Middle East Policy May Suffer
Real Clear Defense. April 25, 2015.
No Cigar: Obama’s Cuba Critics Are Dead Wrong
National Interest (Online). April 17, 2015.