Mike Watson

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Will a Desperate China Take Desperate Measures?

Washington Free Beacon When it comes to the China problem, most Americans have viewed the challenge as holding off a steadily rising China as the…

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Fooling Ourselves in the Far East

Washington Free Beacon In the four years since Vice President Mike Pence announced a radical change in our China policy, a great deal has been…

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How We Achieved Naval Supremacy—And How We Could Lose It

Washington Free Beacon Polymathic economist Tyler Cowen recently observed, “as a general rule you can never read enough good books about World War II, even…

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Lessons from the Last Cold War

Washington Free Beacon Over the past half-decade or so, the foreign policy establishment in Washington has moved toward agreeing that the United States and China…

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REVIEW: ‘The Last Emperor of Mexico’

Washington Free Beacon After France recalled its ambassador from Washington last September to protest a submarine deal between Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United…

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What John Quincy Adams Meant When He Said America ‘Goes Not Abroad in Search of Monsters to Destroy’

Washington Free Beacon Two hundred years ago, John Quincy Adams gave one of the most famous and most misunderstood speeches in American history. Speaking in…

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