Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Britain”

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

The “Isolationist” British Empire

James Rubin shouldn’t be offering anyone history lessons: But generals and historians …

Posted March 20th, 2013

The Distorting Effects of Enthusiasm for the “Special” Relationship

Alex Massie speaks for many of us, including me: Is there not …

Posted December 4th, 2012

Marco Rubio and the GOP’s “Credible Alternative” on Foreign Policy

Max Boot does his best to separate Republican hawks from Romney’s defeat: …

Posted November 8th, 2012

Why Should Americans Worry About Peaceful Separatism in Western Europe?

The Washington Post boldly opposes Scottish independence: Does it make sense for …

Posted October 31st, 2012

U.S. Neutrality and the Falklands

Liam Hoare’s article on the U.S. and the Falklands comes to an …

Posted October 11th, 2012

Conservatives and Divergent National Interests

Peter Robinson makes a very strange comment on Polish Foreign Minister Radek …

Posted September 27th, 2012

Are the Tories Making a Mistake in Ignoring the GOP?

Janan Ganesh thinks the Conservatives’ lack of ties to Republicans is a …

Posted September 10th, 2012

Paul Ryan’s Bad History and Worse Foreign Policy (III)

Bret Stephens declares Paul Ryan’s Hamilton Society speech to be “one of …

Posted August 14th, 2012