Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Germany”

The Hawkish Need To Take Sides (II)

Andrew Stravers makes an unconvincing comparison between the Ukraine crisis and the …

Posted April 21st, 2014

Ignore Hard-liners on Russia and Ukraine

Marco Rubio and Tom Cotton expand on Rubio’s earlier list of mostly …

Posted March 5th, 2014

Russia and Crimea

Moscow’s actions are illegal and wrongheaded, but disaster could still be averted.

Posted March 1st, 2014

Western Hawks Truly Loathe German Foreign Policy

John Vinocur is annoyed by German foreign policy: Mrs. Merkel blocked Ukraine …

Posted February 18th, 2014

Guilting Germany Into a More Aggressive Foreign Policy (IV)

Jochen Bittner recycles a familiar argument: Commitments in Bosnia and Afghanistan aside, …

Posted February 12th, 2014

Guilting Germany Into a More Aggressive Foreign Policy (III)

Patrick Keller and Gary Schmitt also want Germany to have a more …

Posted February 10th, 2014

Weekly Roundup

Is the U.K. about to dissolve? Alex Massie warns that Scottish independence …

Posted February 7th, 2014

Guilting Germany Into a More Aggressive Foreign Policy (II)

Walter Russell Mead hopes that Germans can be cajoled into backing more …

Posted February 4th, 2014

Guilting Germany Into a More Aggressive Foreign Policy

Der Spiegel reports on a change in German foreign policy thanks to …

Posted January 29th, 2014

Illusions of Western Consensus on Military Intervention

Tyson Barker has written a useful review of German foreign policy, but …

Posted October 24th, 2013

The “Erratic” Merkel and Consistent German Opposition to Wars of Choice

Benjamin Weinthal is annoyed that Angela Merkel doesn’t support more foreign wars: …

Posted September 24th, 2013

Don’t Count on NATO For Political Cover in Syria

Fred Kaplan thinks that the U.S. may be able to count on …

Posted August 26th, 2013

Skyfall and Realism

John O’Sullivan concludes a review of Skyfall with an odd comment: Standpoint …

Posted December 2nd, 2012

Tracking U.S. Favorability in Europe Since 2000

Reading Fareed Zakaria’s new article, I was reminded of the Pew survey …

Posted July 26th, 2012

Why Would Romney Want to Be in European Countries Where Obama Is Still Popular?

Jonathan Bernstein continues the discussion of the wisdom/folly of Romney’s foreign trip: …

Posted July 10th, 2012

Romney’s European Vacation

Politico reports on Romney’s plans for an expanded foreign trip including Germany …

Posted July 6th, 2012