Terrorism and Other Troubles
Terrorism Triangle in Boston, The 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, The Public Discourse, Aug 12, 2011
How to Stop the Next Detroit Bomber, The Public Discourse, Jan 05, 2010
Anti-Semitism Among Islamists in Germany, translated by Jennifer S. Bryson, 2019 report by the German government.
Will Islam in Germany lead to Mufti Merkel?, The Public Discourse, Dec 12, 2008
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, Jan 6, 2018
Religious Freedom Includes Right to Say “You Are Wrong,” the case of Salem Abdel Gelil in Egypt,
May 11, 2017
Holy Mary in a Bikini? #BurkiniBan, Aug 16, 2016
Islam, Religious Freedom, and Getting the Word Out, co-authored by Areej Hassan, Oct 8, 2015
Does Islamic Theology Matter When Conflict Is (Mostly) Political?, Jul 17, 2015
State Department Discovers Religion, 2015 QDDR, Apr 29, 2015
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
“Terrorism and Religion,” War and Religion: An Encyclopedia of Faith and Conflict, ABC-CLIO 2017, pp. 790-791.
Book Reviews, academic journals
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, eds. Cesare Merlini and Oliver Roy. (Washington, DC: Brookings, 2012) in Peace and Stability Operations Journal On-line, Volume 3, Issue 2, pp. 27-28.
Review of God’s Century: Resurgent Religion and Global Politics, by Monica Duffy Toft,
Daniel Philpott, and Timothy Samuel Shah. (New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2011.) Marine Corps University Journal, Spring 2012, pp. 119-121.
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.