Coolidge, Immigration and Us,” Fox News, November 25, 2016

Populism, II: Populares & Populists,” The New Criterion, October 15, 2016

How Anti-Trade Nativism Wrecked the Ancient Greeks,” The Wall Street Journal, May 22, 2016

The Ides of March: A Leadership Epic Fail,” The Wall Street Journal, March 16, 2016

Happy Birthday Rome – and Western Civilization,” The Daily Beast, April 22, 2015

Elephants,” Military History in the News, Hoover Institution, April 6, 2015

Things Shakespeare Got Wrong About the Ides of March,” TIME Magazine, March 15, 2015

American Sniper, American Iliad,” Real Clear Politics, February 21, 2015

Peter Pan is a Paradox, and We’ve Misunderstood Him,” The Wall Street Journal, December 4, 2014

The Classical Roots of The Hunger Games,” The Wall Street Journal, November 13, 2014

Under the Banner of Women,” City Journal, March 27, 2014

The Antiwar Museum That Wasn’t,” City Journal, June 17, 2013

Present at the Revolution,” City Journal, January 18, 2013

Citizen-Soldier,“ Parameters. US Army War College Quarterly, vol. XXXIII, no. 2 (Summer 2003): 66-77.

Read Strauss’ regular column in the Hoover Institution where he uses events in ancient history to give new perspectives on current affairs.

Is America Collapsing Like the Roman Empire? Fox News, October 18, 2016

Today’s Greece, in the midst of crisis, The Hill, November 7, 2014

One of the Greatest Storytellers Who Ever Lived, Off the Shelf, June 18, 2014

The Real Lessons of D-Day, Fox News, June 6, 2014

The ‘managed demoncracies’ of Putin and Edrogan, The Hill, June 2, 2014

Historian: Vladimir Putin Using Peter the Great Tactics, The Washington Times, March 6, 2014

Does budget battle signal the end of American republic? Not so fast, October 18, 2013

4 Jarring Signs of Turkey’s Growing Islamization, The Atlantic, May 31, 2013

In Italy, Politics Is Just Show Business, RealClearWorld, March 4, 2013

Why So Much Ado Over ‘Galileegate’? Fox News Opinions, August 22, 2012

“Roman Political Lessons for Today,” http://www.usatoday.com/news/opinion/forum/story/2012-03-15/ides-march-politics-romney-obama-santorum/53552378/1.

“Brutality and Benevolence,” A review of Ataturk: Lessons in Leadership from the Greatest General of the Ottoman Empire (World Generals (Palgrave MacMillan)) by Austin Bay, The New Criterion (March 2012), 68-71, http://www.newcriterion.com/articles.cfm/Brutality—benevolence-7314

“Anatolian Crossroads,” The New Criterion (October 2010), 30-34, http://www.newcriterion.com/articles.cfm/Anatolian-crossroads-6383 (fee charged).

“The Classical Greek Polis and Its Government,” in Hans Beck, ed., The Blackwell Companion to Classical Greek Government (Oxford: Blackwell), 22-37.

“Slave Wars of Greece and Rome,” in Victor Davis Hanson, ed., Makers of Ancient StrategyFrom the Persian Wars to the Fall of Rome. Princeton University Press:  2010, 185-205.

“Sparta’s Maritime Moment,” in Andrew S. Erickson, Lyle J. Goldstein, and Carnes Lord, eds., China Goes to Sea: Maritime Transformation in Comparative Historical Perspective. Annapolis, MD: U.S. Naval Institute Press: 2009, 33-62.

“Athens as Hamlet: The Irresolute Empire,” in David Edward Tabachnik and Toivo Koivukoski, eds., Enduring Empire: Ancient Lessons for Global Politics. Toronto: University of Toronto Press: 2009, 215-226.

“Military Education: Models from Antiquity,” Academic Questions 21 (2008): 52-61.

“Chapter 4: Combat: (b) Naval Battle and Sieges,” in P. Sabin, H. van Wees, and M. Whitby, eds. The Cambridge History of Greek and Roman Warfare. Volume I: Greece, the Hellenistic World, and the Rise of Rome. Cambridge University Press: 2007, 223-247.

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