Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Dan Drezner”

Israel and Public Opinion

Most Americans don’t want the U.S. backing Israel to the hilt.

Posted September 15th, 2014

How Much Does Foreign Policy Rhetoric Matter?

Dan Drezner doubts Beinart’s claim that the public-elite gap on foreign policy …

Posted August 19th, 2014

Presuming To Know Other Countries’ Real Interests

Dan Drezner criticizes Obama for lecturing Russia on what is in its …

Posted August 5th, 2014

The Useless “What Would Reagan Do?” Foreign Policy Debate

Dan Drezner rightly sees the debate over “what Reagan would do” on …

Posted July 16th, 2014

Warning Labels for Foreign Policy Doctrines

Dan Drezner wonders what foreign policy arguments would be like if they …

Posted July 2nd, 2014

How Obama Sets Himself Up To Fail in Foreign Policy (II)

Dan Drezner tries to make sense of Obama’s polling numbers on foreign …

Posted June 24th, 2014

Threats and Responses

Here is the C-SPAN video of our panel from Tuesday’s conference.

Posted June 18th, 2014

The New Internationalism

Stephen Walt recently criticized the upcoming foreign policy think tank annual conferences …

Posted June 12th, 2014

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