Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Hillary Clinton”

Americans Don’t Want a More Aggressive Foreign Policy

Americans have no appetite for the more aggressive foreign policy we are all but certain to get from a Clinton administration.

Posted May 26th, 2016

Why Hillary Clinton Is So Disliked

Familiarity breeds contempt, and Americans are very familiar with Clinton.

Posted May 24th, 2016

There Is No Hillary Clinton ‘Doctrine’

What Stacey keeps calling the Clinton “doctrine” is just unfocused meddling in every conflict that comes along.

Posted May 23rd, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Clinton’s hawk-in-waiting. Philip Giraldi reviews the record of Victoria Nuland, a likely …

Posted May 20th, 2016

Clinton’s Hawkish Admirers

Clinton promises to take most of what’s wrong with U.S. foreign policy and make it worse.

Posted May 18th, 2016

Truman and Clinton’s Foreign Policy

Truman’s example is not a great one to follow, but it makes sense that Clinton would want to follow it.

Posted May 17th, 2016

Clinton and Movement Conservative Rackets

Another Clinton administration is the answer to their cynical prayers.

Posted May 10th, 2016

The Silliness of an Anti-Trump Protest Campaign

Anti-Trump Republicans should understand that a protest campaign is a pointless exercise that will cause them to blamed for Clinton’s victory.

Posted May 5th, 2016

Clinton’s Aggressive Foreign Policy

We have every reason to expect that she will be much more aggressive than Obama.

Posted May 4th, 2016

The Strange Idea of a Romney Protest Candidacy

Even Romney doesn’t deserve to be drafted into such a fruitless effort.

Posted May 4th, 2016

The Futility of an Anti-Trump Protest Campaign

Anti-Trump Republicans should understand that their protest candidacy will amount to very little, and they will allow Trump and his supporters to blame them for his defeat.

Posted May 3rd, 2016

The Real Danger in 2016

The real danger this year is that Clinton will mistake a landslide victory for a “mandate” to do whatever she wants.

Posted May 2nd, 2016

Clinton and the Immorality of ‘Get Caught Trying’ Foreign Policy

If we strip away the euphemisms and the neutral language, we can see just how immoral the “get caught trying” approach really is.

Posted April 25th, 2016

Clinton’s Consistently Bad Foreign Policy Judgment

Clinton can be counted on to endorse the more aggressive option available.

Posted April 21st, 2016

Clinton’s Reliably Bad Foreign Policy

Clinton may be the most consistently hawkish Democratic nominee since Lyndon Johnson.

Posted April 12th, 2016

The Ryan Fantasy

If Ryan is angling for the White House at all, it would have to be for a future election cycle.

Posted April 12th, 2016

What Do Our Presidential Candidates Know About Foreign Policy?

A few more foreign policy questions for the candidates.

Posted April 11th, 2016