Craig Singleton

Craig Singleton is a national security expert and former diplomat who served under the Bush, Obama, and Trump administrations. He was posted to the U.S. Embassy in Caracas between 2011 and 2013. 

Recent Work

Checking China’s Diplomatic Piracy in the South China Sea
Foreign Affairs
Checking China’s Diplomatic Piracy in the South China Sea
September 18, 2020
by Craig Singleton

China appears keen to bring piracy back as an instrument of foreign policy, but the days of eye patches and wooden legs are long gone. Instead, Beijing’s most effective raiding parties prefer business suits and briefcases, thus allowing them to ransack and plunder under the guise... Read More

“Trust Us” - Exposing Huawei’s Influence Playbook in the COVID Era
Opinions
“Trust Us” - Exposing Huawei’s Influence Playbook in the COVID Era
April 16, 2020
by Craig Singleton

As COVID-19 wreaks havoc around the world, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and its media surrogates have turned to a familiar messaging playbook to manipulate the narrative surrounding the outbreak, one well-steeped in disinformation, denial, and deceit. As phrases like “deep fakes” and “bot farms” have... Read More

How the Novel Coronavirus Could Drive Policy Solutions in Long-Suffering Venezuela
Opinions
How the Novel Coronavirus Could Drive Policy Solutions in Long-Suffering Venezuela
March 6, 2020
by Craig Singleton

As economists work to assess the full-extent of the coronavirus’ effect on both the U.S. economy and global markets, there are already serious indications that the oil and gas sector will be severely impacted for the first half of 2020, if not the entire year. In... Read More

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