The US Should Celebrate Its Decline
June 25, 2014
The US Should Celebrate Its Decline
The Upside of Down argues that the U.S. is declining — and that’s a good thing, especially for Washington.
The US Should Celebrate Its Decline
Linking U.S. Statecraft to Grand Strategy
June 11, 2014
Linking U.S. Statecraft to Grand Strategy
U.S. statecraft must overcome six major challenges if America is to be successful abroad.
Linking U.S. Statecraft to Grand Strategy
How America Must Lead
June 09, 2014
How America Must Lead
The pertinent question today is not whether America will lead but how it will do so.
How America Must Lead
Why America Can’t Contain China
May 03, 2014
Why America Can’t Contain China
Despite Beijing’s concerns, the U.S. couldn’t contain China even if it wanted to.
Why America Can’t Contain China
Russia’s Ukraine Invasion: An Opportunity for America?
April 16, 2014
Russia’s Ukraine Invasion: An Opportunity for America?
If America takes a more global, strategic view, it can make lemonade out of the sour Ukrainian lemon.
Russia’s Ukraine Invasion: An Opportunity for America?
From Ukraine With Love: 4 Lessons for Geopolitics
March 04, 2014
From Ukraine With Love: 4 Lessons for Geopolitics
Here are four lessons Asia watchers should learn from the events unfolding in the Ukraine.
From Ukraine With Love: 4 Lessons for Geopolitics
Does America Even Need a Strategy for Asia?
February 03, 2014
Does America Even Need a Strategy for Asia?
Defining ends and means is hard; aligning them is even more so. Still the benefits of a strategy outweigh the costs.
Does America Even Need a Strategy for Asia?
How Richard Nixon Would Deter China
January 31, 2014
How Richard Nixon Would Deter China
By using the “madman theory,” the U.S. and its allies could inject a degree of risk into China’s strategic calculus.
How Richard Nixon Would Deter China
Yes, America Does Have a “China Strategy”
December 20, 2013
Yes, America Does Have a “China Strategy”
It's not that the U.S. lacks a China strategy, it's just that few understand or like the plan.
Yes, America Does Have a “China Strategy”
The US Renounces the Monroe Doctrine?
November 21, 2013
The US Renounces the Monroe Doctrine?
On Monday, John Kerry declared that “the era of the Monroe Doctrine is over.” Don’t believe him.
The US Renounces the Monroe Doctrine?
A Roadmap for American Grand Strategy
March 04, 2013
A Roadmap for American Grand Strategy
Mapping a grand strategy to strengthen and enhance America’s role in the world.
A Roadmap for American Grand Strategy
America’s Dangerous Drift
February 25, 2013
America’s Dangerous Drift
The U.S. faces tremendous challenges at home and abroad. Without a grand strategy, America’s perilous drift is likely to continue, and worsen.
America’s Dangerous Drift
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