Mike Watson

Mike Watson

The Past Offers a Way Forward on Foreign Policy

The Truman Doctrine and the Nixon Doctrine both had their flaws. But perhaps taking a few elements from each could be useful today.

Putin Has Told Us What He Fears

And that offers the U.S. and its allies a path forward to help Ukraine.

A Case for Foreign Policy Reform

Now is a time neither for retrenchment nor redoubling.

Joe Biden and the Whig Restoration

The Whigs made catastrophically shortsighted decisions in their haste to pass bills once they gained control of the federal government. Will the Democrats learn?