Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Angela Merkel”

How Guilting Germany Into a More Aggressive Foreign Policy Backfires

The latest attempts to demonstrate Germany’s willingness to be more activist remind everyone that there is no backing for that policy at home.

Posted October 7th, 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

Western Hawks Truly Loathe German Foreign Policy

John Vinocur is annoyed by German foreign policy: Mrs. Merkel blocked Ukraine …

Posted February 18th, 2014

Guilting Germany Into a More Aggressive Foreign Policy (IV)

Jochen Bittner recycles a familiar argument: Commitments in Bosnia and Afghanistan aside, …

Posted February 12th, 2014

Guilting Germany Into a More Aggressive Foreign Policy (II)

Walter Russell Mead hopes that Germans can be cajoled into backing more …

Posted February 4th, 2014

Guilting Germany Into a More Aggressive Foreign Policy

Der Spiegel reports on a change in German foreign policy thanks to …

Posted January 29th, 2014

The “Erratic” Merkel and Consistent German Opposition to Wars of Choice

Benjamin Weinthal is annoyed that Angela Merkel doesn’t support more foreign wars: …

Posted September 24th, 2013

Romney’s European Vacation

Politico reports on Romney’s plans for an expanded foreign trip including Germany …

Posted July 6th, 2012