Terrorism and Other Troubles
Terrorism Triangle in Boston, Public Discourse, Apr 23, 2012
Need for “Sufficiently Profound Responses” to Religion-Related Violence, Apr 28, 2015
Countering Violent Extremism Needs Local Focus, Oct 23, 2014
Pornography and National Security, Public Discourse, Aug 12, 2011
How to Stop the Next Detroit Bomber, Public Discourse, Jan 05, 2010
How Jihadist Education Breeds Violence, Public Discourse, Mar 26, 2010
Will Islam in Germany lead to Mufti Merkel?, Public Discourse, Dec 12, 2008
Review of God's Century: Resurgent Religion and Global Politics by M. Toft, D. Philpott, and T. Shah in Marine Corps University Journal, Spring 2012, pp. 119-121
Review of Confronting Political Islam: Six Lessons from the West’s Past, by John M. Owen IV. (Princeton University Press, 2015) in The Review of Faith and International Affairs, December 2015, pp. 95-96.
Review of Arab Society in Revolt: The West’s Mediterranean Challenge. Peace & Stability Operations Journal Online, January 2013, Issue 3, Volume 2, pp. 27-28.
Foreign Policy, Religious Freedom, and Public Diplomacy
Why Americans Should Care about the Uyghurs , The Public Discourse, Sep 5, 2018.
Egypt's anti-atheism law would be an anti-honesty law, Arc of the Universe, Jan 6, 2018
Religious Freedom Includes Right to Say “You Are Wrong,” the case of Salem Abdel Gelil in Egypt, Arc of the Universe, May 11, 2017
Holy Mary in a Bikini? #BurkiniBan, Arc of the Universe, Aug 16, 2016
Does Islamic Theology Matter When Conflict Is (Mostly) Political?, Jul 17, 2015
State Department Discovers Religion, 2015 QDDR, Apr 29, 2015
Allow nuns as U.S. military chaplains, Washington Post On Faith, Apr 8, 2013
Promote Democracy: Start at Home but Don't Stop at Home, The Public Discourse, Aug 29, 2011
Don’t Forget Religious Freedom, The Public Discourse, Nov 17, 2009
Hillary Clinton, Public Diplomacy, and the Middle East, The Public Discourse, Jan 20, 2009
In Religious Violence Today: Faith and Conflict in the Modern World, Volume One, ed. Michael Jerryson. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2020:
Introduction: Islam and Violence (with Ismail Royer), 307-323
Ahmadiyya, Persecution of 323-325
Assam Bodo-Muslim Conflict, 328-332
Boko Haram (with Mazhun Idris), 335-338
Boston Marathon Bombing (2013) (with Tania Marie Ghazar), 338-341
Charlie Hebdo Attack (2015), 341-342
“The Clash of Civilizations?” (Huntington, 1993), 342-345
Gender and Sexual Orientation (Islam), 345-347
ISIS (Islamic State), 356-359
Kashmir and Global Jihad, 367-369
Maute Group (Islamic State of Lanao), 375-376
9/11 and al-Qaeda, 382-386
Peace in the Quran, 643-644.
Terrorism and Religion, 790-791.
Articles, academic journals
“U.S. Engagement of Foreign Audiences: Post 9/11 Mistakes and Today’s New Opportunities,” The Muslim World, July 2011, pp. 390-393.
“Toward a Muslim Marketplace of Ideas,” The Review of Faith and International Affairs, vol. 9, no. 2, Summer 2011 issue on Islam and Religious Freedom, pp. 1-2.