Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Hillary Clinton”

Pennsylvania and the 2016 Race

If Pennsylvania is a “must-win” state for Trump, Trump isn’t going to win the election.

Posted August 24th, 2016

A Close Call in Syria

Fortunately, this episode didn’t lead to a clash with the Syrian government, but a future one very well might.

Posted August 20th, 2016

Yes, Clinton Is a Hawk, and It’s Silly to Deny It

Clinton is a liberal hawk and has favored every military intervention the U.S. has undertaken for the last twenty years (and some that it hasn’t yet done).

Posted August 17th, 2016

A Clinton Win Means An Expanded War in Syria

Clinton has made no secret of her support for “no-fly” and safe zones in Syria.

Posted August 16th, 2016

Of Course Clinton Will Be Very Hawkish as President

We should assume that she will get the U.S. involved in crises and conflicts that have not yet begun.

Posted August 9th, 2016

Kaine and the Illegal War on ISIS

Kaine has been one of the few members of Congress to challenge presidential authority to bomb ISIS targets

Posted August 8th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

How the Saudis cover up their Yemen abuses with U.S. help. Samuel …

Posted August 5th, 2016

The False Narrative of U.S. ‘Withdrawal from the World’

U.S. involvement around the world has stayed the same or increased in every case.

Posted August 4th, 2016

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