Articles by David Waywell

Battle for the Pacific

The argy bargy over North Korea is part of a much bigger geopolitical battle. That is not to say that the denuclearisation of an authoritarian…



Free Speech

Free speech is a cornerstone of representative democracy. Abuse of free speech is one of the biggest threats to that cornerstone. This week we have…



The Trump Doctrine

A doctrine is how a president is forced to operate foreign policy in the reality in which he finds himself. Sometimes, presidents proclaim their own…


NATO Grit Their Teeth

Tough times for NATO. Tough times for any country that has been a long-standing ally of the United States. Donald Trump has touched down in…