Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Dan Drezner”

Ukraine and the Futility of Sanctions

Fred Kaplan identifies the contradictions in the Obama administration’s response to Russia: …

Posted March 10th, 2014

Saunders on the “Axis of Weevils”

Paul Saunders also found Mead’s “axis of weevils” argument to be unpersuasive: …

Posted December 18th, 2013

Pax Iranica! Egypt Is Lost! It Must Be Exhausting To Be a Hard-liner

Two different articles illustrate very nicely what Dan Drezner identified as the …

Posted December 17th, 2013

Iran Hawks and Iran Diplomacy

Dan Drezner thinks hawkish critics have been too quick to reject the …

Posted November 25th, 2013

Netanyahu’s Empty Bluster

Dan Drezner tries to make sense of Israel’s recent saber-rattling: To use …

Posted November 18th, 2013

On Sanctions and Regime Change

Dan Drezner answers questions about Iran and sanctions. He responds to the …

Posted November 14th, 2013

The Hawkish Delusions Behind Bolton’s PAC

John Bolton is reportedly forming a PAC to try to get more …

Posted November 4th, 2013

Obama’s “Modest” Foreign Policy Priorities

Walter Russell Mead finds fault with the administration’s supposedly “modest” goals in …

Posted October 28th, 2013

Why Are Republicans Ignoring Business Interests on the Shutdown?

Dan Drezner asks why Republicans are ignoring business interests’ opposition to a …

Posted October 4th, 2013

The Russians Aren’t Coming (II)

The Post reports that Russia is moving fill a “vacuum” in the …

Posted October 1st, 2013

The Syria Policy That Americans Want

Dan Drezner looks at the same NYT poll and reaches an odd …

Posted September 25th, 2013

American Exceptionalism and Public Opinion

This report on a new NYT/CBS News poll included an interesting quote …

Posted September 25th, 2013

Implications of the Syria Deal for Diplomacy with Iran

Greg Scoblete casts doubt on the idea that the Russian deal on …

Posted September 19th, 2013

A Syria Policy Designed to Satisfy No One

The decision to arm Syrian rebels is ostensibly a response to evidence …

Posted June 14th, 2013

Walt and Liberal Interventionists

Dan Drezner didn’t like Walt’s “liberal imperialism” list: What is it that …

Posted May 22nd, 2013

Bush and the Bankruptcy of Republican Foreign Policy Thinking

While he rejects pro-Bush revisionism, Dan Drezner nonetheless tries to give George …

Posted April 22nd, 2013

Cyprus and “Revisionism”

Russia’s handling of Cyprus inspired Dan Drezner to review how terrible Russia …

Posted March 26th, 2013