Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “American exceptionalism”

Giuliani’s Tedious Lecture on “American Exceptionalism”

Not one of the “allies” that Giuliani mentions is actually an ally of the United States.

Posted February 23rd, 2015

Americans Aren’t “Hard-Wired” for American Exceptionalism

We should be wary of anyone that attempts to explain the behavior of states with claims about what entire nations are “hard-wired” to do.

Posted October 20th, 2014

The Old and New Exceptionalisms Revisited

Rod Dreher recently pointed out a new Pew survey on Americans’ views …

Posted July 7th, 2014

The End of American Exceptionalism?

Peter Beinart discusses the “end of American exceptionalism.” Here he identifies the …

Posted February 4th, 2014

American Exceptionalism and Public Opinion

This report on a new NYT/CBS News poll included an interesting quote …

Posted September 25th, 2013

Gamble on the “Vanity of American Exceptionalism”

Richard Gamble discusses the “vanity of American exceptionalism” in his review of …

Posted September 20th, 2013

Abusing American Exceptionalism

This is a classic hard-liner misrepresentation of what American exceptionalism means: Rather, …

Posted July 16th, 2013

McDougall on American Exceptionalism

Speaking of American exceptionalism, Walter McDougall reviews the history of the idea …

Posted February 28th, 2013

Republican Foreign Policy Reform and the Case of Jon Huntsman

I wanted to follow up on yesterday’s post on Republican foreign policy …

Posted February 28th, 2013

Bobby Jindal and the “Party of Growth”

So I finally read Bobby Jindal’s speech to the Republican National Committee, …

Posted January 25th, 2013

American Exceptionalism and Dissident Conservatives

I don’t want to keep dwelling on the Pletka article all day, …

Posted January 4th, 2013