Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Boris Johnson”

Trump’s Obnoxious Meddling in Britain

It is a measure of how deeply loathed he is in the U.K. that Trump’s embrace of Johnson and his criticism of May are likely to doom Johnson’s prospects and bolster support for the prime minister.

Posted July 12th, 2018

Boris Johnson Leaves Again

Both May and the U.K. are running out of time to secure an agreement to salvage something from the shambles that her government has made of this process.

Posted July 9th, 2018

Britain’s Decision to Host Mohammed bin Salman Is Misguided

May’s willingness to host MbS is an embarrassment for Britain.

Posted March 1st, 2018

May’s Dysfunctional and Ridiculous Government

Johnson’s resignation won’t solve all of the problems with May’s dysfunctional government, but it would be a good start.

Posted November 7th, 2017

Johnson’s Clownish Tenure as Foreign Secretary

The reviews for Johnson are in, and they’re very negative.

Posted August 29th, 2017

May’s New Government: ‘Brexit Means Brexit’

She has made clear she intends to pursue withdrawal from the EU as promised.

Posted July 14th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Gove in, Johnson out. The Telegraph reports on the state of the …

Posted July 1st, 2016

The Tory Leadership Race

The race to succeed David Cameron as Conservative leader took a strange and unexpected turn.

Posted June 30th, 2016

The Tory Split on “Brexit”

High-profile statements of support for withdrawal from leading Tories can only hurt Cameron’s effort to keep the U.K. in the EU.

Posted February 21st, 2016

Foreign Policy Substance Won’t Help Romney

John Avlon repeats a common claim about Romney’s foreign trip that is …

Posted August 4th, 2012