Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Condoleeza Rice”

Condi Rice 2016: The Most Ridiculous Trial Balloon Ever

It’s as if her supporters went looking for a candidate unacceptable to almost every constituency in America.

Posted March 11th, 2016

The “Emboldening” Fantasy

Condoleeza Rice rehearses some boilerplate rhetoric: These global developments have not happened …

Posted March 10th, 2014

Rice and Power

Susan Rice has been named as the president’s next national security adviser. …

Posted June 5th, 2013

The Libyan War and Realism

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

Posted January 24th, 2013

Condi Rice and Interventionist Remedies That Cure Nothing

Condoleeza Rice misses something important: Karl Marx once called on workers of …

Posted November 26th, 2012

Giving Credit Where It Isn’t Due

I agree wholeheartedly with Rod that Rush Limbaugh’s analysis is not worth …

Posted November 8th, 2012

The Weird Admiration for Condi Rice

I don’t understand this Jacob Heilbrunn post: Steely and disciplined, relentless and …

Posted August 30th, 2012

Three Dangerous Speeches by McCain, Rice, and Ryan

The three main speeches tonight by McCain, Rice, and Ryan addressed foreign …

Posted August 29th, 2012

The Realist Scare

Noah Millman continues the discussion on hawkish “panic” and Robert Zoellick: Now, …

Posted August 9th, 2012

Rice, Syria, and U.S.-Russian Relations

Stephen Walt isn’t inspired by Condi Rice’s recent Financial Times op-ed. No …

Posted July 28th, 2012

The Strange Political Ineptitude of the Romney Campaign

Jason Riley notes that the Rice-for-VP distraction didn’t work very well as …

Posted July 16th, 2012

Connections to the Bush Era

Jonathan Bernstein makes an interesting point in his comment on the Rice-for-VP …

Posted July 13th, 2012

Rice and U.S.-Russian Relations

Noah Rothman disagrees with Erick Erickson that Rice bears some direct responsibility …

Posted July 13th, 2012

Noonan’s “Brilliant Choice”: The Absurdity of Condi Rice as the VP Nominee

Peggy Noonan talks to “businesspeople” who are very easily impressed: But the …

Posted July 13th, 2012

Rice Is Still a Uniquely Poor VP Choice

Yesterday, Ann Romney said that a woman was being considered for VP …

Posted July 6th, 2012