Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Britain”

Scotland and the “Forces of Chaos”

Forbes’ warning is comically alarmist.

Posted September 18th, 2014

The Horror of Being a Normal Country

For interventionists, nothing is more horrifying than minding your own business.

Posted September 17th, 2014

Is Scottish Independence Bad for America?

No matter which way Scotland votes this week, U.S. interests won’t be significantly harmed.

Posted September 16th, 2014

Scotland and Illegal Wars

One side in the independence debate is clearly rejecting at least one kind of military intervention.

Posted September 15th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

What Scottish independence would (and wouldn’t) mean. Angus Roxburgh reflects on what …

Posted September 12th, 2014

The “Broad” Coalition That Doesn’t Exist

The U.S. is fighting a new, open-ended war for the sake of “partners” that are contributing little or nothing to the war.

Posted September 11th, 2014

Scottish Independence and “Anti-Politics Sentiment”

The U.K. may soon be dissolved because unionists don’t have the first clue how to argue their case effectively.

Posted September 7th, 2014

Could Cameron Survive Scottish Independence?

There is already enough discontent with Cameron in his own party that independence would just be the last straw.

Posted September 5th, 2014

Scotland May Vote ‘Yes’ on Independence After All

Unionists may win this vote, but it will only encourage the nationalists to try again.

Posted September 2nd, 2014

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