Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Brent Scowcroft”

Scowcroft, the GOP, and the Nuclear Deal

In a more competent and responsible party, Scowcroft’s argument for the deal would provide cover for many members of Congress and presidential candidates to support it.

Posted August 24th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Brent Scowcroft, realist Republican. Jordan Michael Smith reviews Bartholomew Sparrow’s The Strategist: …

Posted March 6th, 2015

Iraq and the Illusion of Control

Reihan Salam does his best to make the case that U.S. forces …

Posted June 12th, 2014

The U.S. Hasn’t Abdicated Anything in Syria

As you would expect, Leon Wieseltier disparages the “realist” views that he …

Posted January 29th, 2013

The Libyan War and Realism

Noah Millman continues the discussion on Obama and realism: To start, allow …

Posted January 24th, 2013

Obama and Realism

Leon Hadar responds to my post on Obama and realism: There is …

Posted January 22nd, 2013

Obama Isn’t a Realist, But His Administration Accepts Realist Refugees from the GOP

To answer the question in the title of Leon Hadar’s new article, …

Posted January 14th, 2013

Beyond Realism

Will Marshall wants Obama to move “beyond realism” in foreign policy: Amoral, …

Posted September 6th, 2012