Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Cuba”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

What Cuba means for Latin America. Catherine Addington considers how normalization with …

Posted August 28th, 2015

The Incredibly Weak Case Against Restoring Ties with Cuba

Refusing to have relations with the other regime does not punish them, but it does deprive the U.S. of a way to exercise influence there.

Posted August 17th, 2015

Rubio’s Bankrupt Ideas on Foreign Policy

Rubio offers Iran no incentives for cooperation, but expects to be able to compel them to give way on every front.

Posted August 17th, 2015

The “Freedom Agenda” and the Cynicism of Hard-liners

Hard-liners continue to invoke the plight of the people in other countries while advocating for policies that harm them.

Posted August 4th, 2015

Normalization with Cuba and Public Opinion

Support for normalization and ending the embargo has increased since the start of the year.

Posted July 21st, 2015

Rubio’s Confused View of Diplomatic Engagement

Rubio wants Cuba to be treated in a way that the U.S. doesn’t treat most other similarly abusive regimes.

Posted July 8th, 2015

Rubio vs. Cuba

Rubio’s Cuba policy views are wildly at odds with what most Cubans want.

Posted July 6th, 2015

Cruz’s Risible Cuba Demagoguery

Cruz’s pretense that he “stands” with the people of Cuba by opposing normalization is risible.

Posted July 2nd, 2015

Misremembering Rubio’s Foreign Policy

Rubio is a “centrist” only as part of the bad tradition of McCain and Lieberman.

Posted June 22nd, 2015

The Failings of U.S. Diplomacy

Refusing diplomatic contact gains the U.S. nothing.

Posted June 17th, 2015

GOP Hawks Won’t Benefit from a Foreign Policy Election

Republican hawkish candidates shouldn’t want 2016 to be a foreign policy election.

Posted June 16th, 2015

Jeb Bush’s Outdated Hawkishness on Cuba

Bush’s response to the de-listing of Cuba is unintentionally revealing.

Posted June 1st, 2015

Rubio Was Never a “Moderate” on Foreign Policy

The idea that Rubio was ever a “moderate” on foreign policy is simply wrong.

Posted May 12th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The Armenian genocide a hundred years later. Justin Marozzi reviews Ronald Suny …

Posted April 17th, 2015

Why We Should Believe Candidates’ Foreign Policy Pledges

If Republican presidential candidates say they intend to scrap a nuclear deal as soon as they have the chance, we should not doubt that they mean to do this.

Posted April 16th, 2015

Cuba and Rubio’s Terrible Foreign Policy Judgment

Rubio’s views on Cuba policy are driven primarily by ideology.

Posted April 15th, 2015

The American Conservative: Peace and Restraint

We need your help to continue promoting conservative principles of wisdom, prudence, and restraint.

Posted April 15th, 2015