Max Boot is a military historian and foreign-policy analyst who has been called one of the “world’s leading authorities on armed conflict” by the International Institute for Strategic Studies. The Jeane J. Kirkpatrick Senior Fellow in National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, Boot is also a contributing editor to the Weekly Standard and the Los Angeles Times, a member of USA Today’s Board of Contributors, a columnist for Foreign Policy, and a regular contributor to the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Commentary, and other publications.
More About Max Boot
Interview by Bernard Gwertzmann, CFR, October 18, 2010
Max Boot, Wall Street Journal, September 30, 2010
Max Boot, Commentary, September 2, 2010
Wilson was not the first president to inject idealism and interventionism into our foreign policy.
The United States is obligated to police the world because no one else will do the job.