Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Dov Zakheim”

Bush’s Syria Policy Is Still Foolish and Costly

If being the “world’s leader” amounts to much the same thing as being the “world’s policeman” in practice, it makes no difference if a hawkish politician rejects one name in favor of another.

Posted November 23rd, 2015

The Dishonest Charge of “Retreat” Revisited

Dov Zakheim makes a dubious assertion: The message of American retreat from …

Posted May 12th, 2014

Overstating the Shutdown’s Importance for Foreign Policy

Dov Zakheim makes one of the more alarmist arguments that Tea Party …

Posted October 21st, 2013

Some Very Bad Recommendations for Syria and Iran Policy

Dov Zakheim seems not to notice where his proposal for directly arming …

Posted August 30th, 2012

Russian Foreign Policy Isn’t “Neo-Czarist”

Zakheim makes some other questionable claims in the article discussed earlier: And …

Posted June 18th, 2012

Regime Change Is Typically Favored by Colonialists and Revolutionaries

Dov Zakheim comments indirectly on the debate over pursuing regime change in …

Posted June 18th, 2012