Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Britain”

Cameron and Iraq

Alex Massie is unhappy with Cameron on Iraq: You might think, even …

Posted August 20th, 2014

The Warsi Resignation and U.K. Foreign Policy

The Economist‘s Blighty blog comments on Baroness Sayeeda Warsi’s resignation from the …

Posted August 5th, 2014

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