Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Hillary Clinton”

Clinton’s VP Choices

Kaine would seem to be the best choice.

Posted June 21st, 2016

Calling for Military Action Isn’t ‘Speaking Truth to Power’

Nothing could be easier or more predictable for someone in our government than calling for U.S. airstrikes against another state.

Posted June 21st, 2016

Trump’s Terrible General Election Polling

The GOP is staring at its third consecutive defeat in a presidential election.

Posted June 15th, 2016

Sanders, Trump, and Foreign Policy Judgment

Trump doesn’t have Sanders’ record, and he doesn’t know what he’s talking about.

Posted June 9th, 2016

Clinton’s ‘Comeback’ That Wasn’t

Clinton’s win may be remarkable for other reasons, but it is not the “greatest comeback” since Nixon.

Posted June 8th, 2016

Clinton Can’t Hide Her Hawkishness

Clinton’s foreign policy speech in San Diego was not remotely dovish.

Posted June 8th, 2016

Trump’s Lack of Credibility on Libya

The position Trump is now taking on Libya is not that different from the one that liberal hawks took when the Iraq war started to go badly.

Posted June 6th, 2016

Clinton’s San Diego Speech on Trump and Foreign Policy

Clinton presented herself as much more of a supporter of diplomatic engagement than she really is while obscuring her reliable support for military action.

Posted June 2nd, 2016

Clinton’s Foreign Policy Predicament

There are a few pitfalls for Clinton in emphasizing foreign policy during the general election.

Posted June 2nd, 2016

The Libertarian Ticket

Johnson would seem to be much less inclined to meddle overseas than either Clinton or Trump.

Posted May 31st, 2016

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