Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Andrew Bacevich”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

America’s diplomatic crisis. Chas Freeman details the failings of U.S. diplomacy. America …

Posted June 19th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

America’s antiwar correspondent. Scott McConnell remembers the career and work of William …

Posted May 8th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Libya and the tides of history. Noah Millman reflects on Shakespeare and …

Posted November 21st, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Captivity among the Syrian rebels. Theo Padnos recounts his experiences of torture …

Posted October 31st, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The Iraqi army that never was. Kelley Vlahos details how the U.S.-trained …

Posted October 10th, 2014

Bacevich on the War Against ISIS

Not only is this particular intervention unwise, but it relies on the flawed assumptions of decades of misguided U.S. policy.

Posted October 6th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The war for the “Greater Middle East.” Andrew Bacevich summarizes the reasons …

Posted July 18th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

How La Follette became an anti-imperialist. Andrew Bacevich reviews Richard Drake’s The …

Posted April 4th, 2014

Why American Power Is Misused

Andrew Bacevich considers why American military action has gone awry so often …

Posted January 13th, 2014

Why Claims of “Isolationism” and “Retreat” Survive

Andrew Bacevich makes some familiar observations about the absurdity and continued use …

Posted October 24th, 2013

The Myth of the “Honest Broker”

Andrew Bacevich reviewed American Umpire for the current issue of the magazine. …

Posted August 13th, 2013

Names and Euphemisms for Wars

Andrew Bacevich’s essay on what to call the last twelve years of …

Posted May 29th, 2013

A War’s Significance and Its Outcome Aren’t the Same Thing

James Joyner rejects Wolfowitz’s “too soon to tell” argument on the Iraq …

Posted April 10th, 2013

There Are No Isolationists

John Allen Gay comments on a new article covering Republican divisions on …

Posted March 15th, 2013

Towards a Conservative Foreign Policy

Andrew Bacevich’s cover article for the new issue of the magazine is …

Posted February 6th, 2013

The Foreign Policy Agenda Romney Could (and Should) Have

Promoting American interests — and the GOP’s

Posted July 23rd, 2012