Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Cuba”

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

Report: Cuba to Be Removed from State Sponsors of Terrorism List

An appropriate and long overdue decision.

Posted April 14th, 2015

Rubio Pledges to Undo Normalization with Cuba

It’s silly to assert that support for a failed Cuba policy has something to do with a commitment to the freedom of Cubans.

Posted April 14th, 2015

Rubio’s Predictable Announcement Speech

Rubio’s desire for a “new American century” is just as ideological and dangerous as the phrase suggests.

Posted April 14th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The importance of the Iran agreement. Paul Pillar identifies four aspects of …

Posted April 10th, 2015

What Rubio Doesn’t Know

Rubio’s foreign policy errors aren’t limited to one bungled attack line.

Posted March 4th, 2015

Jeb Bush’s Underwhelming Foreign Policy Speech

It is telling that the most specific positions he took align him closely with his party’s hard-liners.

Posted February 18th, 2015

Has Rubio Been Underestimated?

Apart from the debacle over the Senate immigration bill, he hasn’t done anything in the Senate except to call for more foreign wars.

Posted January 27th, 2015

Foreign Policy and the SOTU

Foreign policy will likely take up a very small part of tonight’s speech.

Posted January 20th, 2015

Public Opinion and Cuba

Conservative and Republican opinion on Cuba policy is divided.

Posted January 16th, 2015

Huckabee’s Foreign Policy Keeps Getting Worse

Huckabee has nothing to offer those of us interested in foreign policy restraint.

Posted January 5th, 2015

Rubio and the Dishonest Charge of “Retreat”

Rubio is among the first to support blocking trade and engagement with other countries.

Posted January 1st, 2015

The Worst Foreign Policy Arguments of 2014

A list of the very worst foreign policy arguments that should never be used in 2015.

Posted December 31st, 2014

Paul’s Low-Risk Support for Changing Cuba Policy

Anyone Paul alienated with this move was already determined to be against him anyway.

Posted December 29th, 2014