Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Hillary Clinton”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

No one wants to talk about foreign policy at the DNC. Christopher …

Posted July 29th, 2016

Kaine’s Poor Foreign Policy Record

Kaine backed the Saudi-led war on Yemen from the start.

Posted July 25th, 2016

Stavridis’ Dangerous Ideas

Since he retired, Stavridis has been offering up a number of bad policy recommendations and wrongheaded arguments.

Posted July 12th, 2016

The 2016 Candidates and Our Warped Foreign Policy Debate

If there is a domestic attack or a foreign conflict, the impulse is to respond to it by inflicting death and destruction on some other part of the world.

Posted July 7th, 2016

Comey’s Statement on Clinton

Comey’s statement is an indictment of her poor judgment, negligence, and recklessness.

Posted July 5th, 2016

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