William Polk

  • The Entry Ticket in Iraq

    by William Polk

    “I don't begrudge the Iraqis support, but Vietnam taught me two things: first, support is different from replacement and, second, fighting is seldom the answer.”

  • Foreign Policy: Can’t Anybody Play this Game Better?

    by William R. Polk

    "Reading the press both in America and Europe in recent weeks, I have been increasing impressed -- and worried -- by what seem to me to be misunderstandings of basic elements in international relations."