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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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Protect Americans, Don't Bankrupt Them

Mike Watson

During his Labor Day press conference, President Trump aired his principal grievance regarding American manufacturing: There is not enough of it. The ...

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