Washington’s Masochistic Saudi Alliance

The National Interest (Online). March 3, 2016.

Washington Shouldn’t Sweat Latin Leftists

The National Interest (Online). February 26, 2016.

South Korea’s Nuclear Flirtation: a Game Changer for Both China and U.S.?

China-US Focus. February 23, 2016.

The United States Needs to Focus on Its Own Hemisphere

The National Interest (Online). February 16, 2016.

The Many Layers of the Syria and Iraq Conflicts

Aspenia Online. February 5, 2016.

Neighborhood Insecurity: Mexic’’s Resurgent Drug Violence

The National Interest (Online). February 5, 2016.

North Korea: A New Perspective

Chronicles. February 4, 2016.

Washington’s Foreign Policy Folly

Chronicles. February 2, 2016.

Taiwan: the Latest Claimant to Roil the South China Sea

The National Interest (Online). January 29, 2016.

Will El Chapo’s Capture Really Disrupt the Flow of Drugs?

The National Interest (Online). January 21, 2016.

Both China and U.S. Need to Adjust Policies toward North Korea

China-US Focus. January 15, 2016.

When Will China Realize Its Taiwan Strategy Failed?

The National Interest (Online). January 7, 2016.

Should China Consider the “Finland Option” for Taiwan?

China-US Focus. January 6, 2016.

We Defeat ISIS. Then What?

The National Interest (Online). December 31, 2015.

Eastern Europe’s Drift into Authoritarianism

The National Interest (Online). December 16, 2015.

Remember How America Left Iraq? the Hawks Don’t.

National Interest (Online). December 9, 2015.

Is It Time to Expel Turkey from NATO?

National Interest (Online). December 4, 2015.

5 Inconvenient Truths of the War on ISIS

National Interest (Online). November 25, 2015.

A Sober Look at the West’s Kurdish Allies

Aspenia Online. November 23, 2015.

Americans Toss Lady Liberty Overboard During Crises

The Future of Freedom Foundation. November 18, 2015.

Don’t be too Hopeful: Iraqi Kurdistan is No Better than Its Neighbors

National Interest (Online). November 14, 2015.

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.