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Mike Watson

Associate Director, Center for the Future of Liberal Society

Mike Watson is associate director of Hudson Institute’s Center for the Future of Liberal Society, directed by Distinguished Fellow Walter Russell Mead.

Before joining Hudson, Mike worked for Charles Krauthammer as a research assistant. Mike holds a B.A. in history from the University of Virginia and an M.A. in security policy studies from George Washington University, where he focused on U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East and South Asia.

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American Farmers Need to Replace China With Africa as Trade Partner

Mike Watson

Last year was tough for American farmers. The media mostly covered the trade war casualties, but not every problem in the world will trace back to the...

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Mike Watson was quoted in Washington Times about China’s mercantilism during the coronavirus pandemic.