Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Britain”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

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

Posted July 18th, 2014

Cameron’s Reshuffle and Europe

David Cameron completed a major Cabinet reshuffle yesterday that resulted in replacing …

Posted July 15th, 2014

Scottish Independence and British Foreign Policy

James Forsyth gets a bit carried away in his assessment of what …

Posted July 3rd, 2014

Don’t Weep for the “Special” Relationship (II)

Raphael Cohen and Gabriel Scheinmann worry about the “special” relationship with Britain: …

Posted June 5th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Debating Scottish independence. Freddy Gray surveys the debate in Britain ahead of …

Posted May 16th, 2014

Scottish Independence and Shared Heritages

Freddy Gray has written a thoughtful review of the Scottish independence debate. …

Posted May 12th, 2014

The War of 1812: Not Much For Americans To Celebrate

Jay Newton-Small wonders why there isn’t more interest in commemorating the War …

Posted April 25th, 2014

The Hawkish Need To Take Sides (II)

Andrew Stravers makes an unconvincing comparison between the Ukraine crisis and the …

Posted April 21st, 2014

Weekly Roundup

What is Russia trying to accomplish? Dmitri Trenin tries to make sense …

Posted March 7th, 2014

Ignore Hard-liners on Russia and Ukraine

Marco Rubio and Tom Cotton expand on Rubio’s earlier list of mostly …

Posted March 5th, 2014

Weekly Roundup

Starting this week, every Friday I’ll be putting together a compilation of …

Posted January 24th, 2014

Rubio: The Iraq War Was a “Vitally Important Achievement” of the U.S.-U.K. Relationship

Gideon Rachman found Rubio’s speech in London too heavy in its emphasis …

Posted December 4th, 2013

The “Anchorless World” Panic

Roger Cohen’s latest column is one long exercise in hyperbole. This passage …

Posted September 13th, 2013

Don’t Weep for the “Special” Relationship

Roger Cohen’s lament for the “special” relationship is as absurd an overreaction …

Posted August 30th, 2013

Cameron’s Defeat

Iain Martin marvels at Cameron’s decision to recall the House of Commons …

Posted August 29th, 2013

House of Commons Votes Down Motion for Military Action

“A stunning defeat.”

Posted August 29th, 2013

Why the Falklands Don’t Matter (to the U.S.)

Philip Terzian is very worried about the U.S. position on the Falklands: …

Posted March 21st, 2013