Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Hillary Clinton”

Most Americans Aren’t Hawks

Most Americans don’t identify as hawks, and even more of them don’t want a global “leadership” role for the U.S.

Posted September 30th, 2014

Hawks and Doves

Clinton may be able to get away with being much more hawkish than her party.

Posted September 19th, 2014

The Democratic Party’s Many Hawks

The party is not somehow to the “left” of where it was on foreign policy thirty years ago.

Posted August 28th, 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

On “Organizing Principles” and Ideology

Christopher Preble points out that having an “organizing principle” for foreign policy …

Posted August 19th, 2014

Hawkishness Can Be a Serious Liability

Zachary Keck argues that Clinton’s hawkish foreign policy views don’t matter for …

Posted August 18th, 2014

Clinton and the Neoconservatives (II)

Michael Tomasky argues that Clinton isn’t a “neocon,” which is true enough, …

Posted August 13th, 2014

Clinton’s Foreign Policy Is the Opposite of Triangulation

Matt Lewis is unduly impressed by Hillary Clinton’s predictable hawkishness: It’s called …

Posted August 11th, 2014

Clinton, Paul, and Containment

Dan Drezner makes some mischief with a comparison of similar statements by …

Posted August 11th, 2014

Substituting Storytelling for Foreign Policy

Peter Beinart flagged a telling quote from Hillary Clinton’s interview on the …

Posted July 22nd, 2014

Clinton and the Neoconservatives

Jacob Heilbrunn speculates about an alliance between neoconservatives and Hillary Clinton: It’s …

Posted July 7th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

To bomb or not to bomb. Micah Zenko objects to reducing foreign …

Posted June 20th, 2014

Hard Choices and Taking the Easy Way Out

Peter Beinart must already know the answer to this question about Clinton’s …

Posted June 9th, 2014

Clinton and the Ramshackle Democrats

Ross Douthat gets a bit carried away in his column on Hillary …

Posted June 9th, 2014

Clinton Learned Nothing From the Iraq War

Hillary Clinton’s memoir/campaign book is predictably not interesting or informative. She explains …

Posted June 9th, 2014

Biden and Foreign Policy Restraint

Peter Beinart makes a very questionable claim: Among today’s Democratic foreign-policy elite, …

Posted May 12th, 2014

Clinton’s Consistently Hawkish Foreign Policy

Josh Kraushaar surveys the likely field of 2016 candidates and finds that …

Posted March 28th, 2014