Josh Rogin

Washington D.C.

Columnist covering foreign policy and national security

Education: George Washington University, BA in International Affairs 2001; Sophia University, Tokyo

Josh Rogin is a columnist for the Global Opinions section of the Washington Post and a political analyst with CNN. He is also the author of Chaos Under Heaven: Trump, Xi, and the Battle for the 21st Century, released March, 2021 by Houghton Mifflin Harcout. Previously, Josh has covered foreign policy and national security for Bloomberg View, Newsweek, The Daily Beast, Foreign Policy magazine, Congressional Quarterly, Federal Computer Week magazine, and Japan’s Asahi Shimbun. His work has been featured on outlets including NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX, MSNBC, NPR, and many more. Josh has been recogni
Latest from Josh Rogin

Pakistan’s flood crisis could be an opportunity for real change

The country's foreign minister says that Pakistan's flood crisis is a warning to the world.

September 29, 2022

The U.S. and China are headed for a showdown at the U.N.

A vote will be a crucial test of the West's commitments on human rights.

September 28, 2022

A conservative think tank turns away from Reagan and toward Trump

The Heritage Foundation is moving away from Reaganism.

September 15, 2022

The China-Russia alliance is pushing Ukraine toward Taiwan

Taiwan's support for Ukraine shows why it deserves the support of the world's democracies.

September 14, 2022

Putin is trying to build a new axis of autocrats

Russia, China, North Korea and Iran are upgrading their alliance. The West must adapt.

September 8, 2022

There’s never a convenient time to try to stop a genocide

The Uyghur genocide is so horrendous that it has seemingly become the one issue that can bring together Democrats and Republicans in today’s Washington.

September 1, 2022

Chinese companies are leaving U.S. stock exchanges. Good riddance.

We shouldn’t be helping American investors to put money into risky Chinese companies

August 31, 2022

It’s not too late for Biden to save these Afghan journalists

Journalists top the Taliban's target list. Why aren't we getting them out?

August 18, 2022

The Chinese ambassador’s charm offensive is falling flat in Washington

Beijing’s “don’t believe your eyes” propaganda approach works well for Xi Jinping’s domestic audience. But it presents a vexing challenge for the U.S.

August 17, 2022

Designed to compete with China, the Chips bill falls short

More money for semiconductors is a good first step toward resetting relations with China

August 12, 2022