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.

A Really Bad Idea: A ‘Limited’ War with Iran

National Interest (Online). April 15, 2015.

America: Its Own Worst Nuclear Enemy

Real Clear Defense. April 5, 2015.

Blast from the Past: When Hawks Wanted to Bomb a ‘Suicidal’ China

National Interest (Online). April 1, 2015.

Venezuela’s Obnoxious Regime Is Not a Security Threat

National Interest (Online). March 12, 2015.

Declining Oil Prices Will Not Lead to Iran’s Surrender on the Nuclear Issue

Gulan Media. March 12, 2015.

Japan’s Growing Quarrel with South Korea: Is China the Main Beneficiary?

China-US Focus. March 5, 2015.

The Island Dispute No One Is Talking About

National Interest (Online). February 23, 2015.

NATO’s Most Problematic Member: An Authoritarian Turkey

Aspenia Online. February 11, 2015.

We Can Live with an (Almost) Nuclear Iran

National Interest (Online). February 6, 2015.

A Strategy for Achieving US, Chinese, and Russian Cooperation on North Korea

China-US Focus. January 30, 2015.

Watch out, America: Mexico May Be the Next Failed State

National Interest (Online). January 29, 2015.