new blog post on Syria air strikes and just war

I have a new blog post out today on Trump’s air strikes against Syria, in which I discuss these strikes in the context of just war theory. You can find it here.

new piece on foreign aid and counterterrorism

I had a blog post today on Political Violence at a Glance’s “Denver Dialogues” forum. This is an effort to connect policymakers and academics working on different areas of political violence. My post argues that cuts to foreign aid may undermine US counterterrorism efforts, based on findings from my book.

new blog post on Yemen

I wrote a new blog post on the Huffington Post about US policy towards Yemen. This is an area I’ve been following for some time. The post discusses some of my thoughts on why we should be wary of expanded involvement in the country. You can read more here.