I am a columnist for the Washington Post , a Harvard Kennedy School fellow and author of nine espionage thrillers.
How do you run a "war production board" to deliver needed supplies during a national crisis? Paul Ignatius, my amazing 99-year-old Dad, recalls how he did it at the Pentagon during the Vietnam War in this brief essay he sent me today.
Former intelligence chiefs: Trump’s removal of experts is deeply destructive to our nation’s safety - The Washington Post
Trump’s desire to reopen the economy is understandable—but NOT YET. Wait a few weeks, Flatten the curve, save lives, protect hospitals—don’t give in too soon to business pressure. Be hard now, to be gentle later.
Powell’s success at the Fed is a reminder of the importance of expertise
Mr. Secretary, with respect, your continuing reference to this as #WuhanVirus is an embarrassment that would shock your predecessors as Secretary of State.