Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Hillary Clinton”

Clinton’s Aggressive Foreign Policy

Clinton will be coming into office with a more aggressive foreign policy agenda that has never been seriously debated.

Posted October 20th, 2016

The Third Presidential Debate

Trump missed his last major chance to make the election more competitive.

Posted October 20th, 2016

The Third Presidential Debate’s Neglect of Foreign Policy

The U.S. is perpetually at war, and some of those wars aren’t even up for debate during the process of choosing the next president.

Posted October 20th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Saudi Arabia’s senseless pursuit of war in Yemen. The Financial Times calls …

Posted October 14th, 2016

A Clinton Win Means an Expanded War in Syria

Clinton has told us explicitly many times that she means to increase U.S. involvement in Syria.

Posted October 13th, 2016

Trump Is On Track to Lose Badly

The general election is four weeks from tomorrow, and Trump is losing badly.

Posted October 10th, 2016

The Missing Foreign Policy Debate

As the trailing candidate, Trump needed an unambiguous win and/or a Clinton implosion, and he got neither.

Posted October 10th, 2016

Questions That Should Be Asked Tonight, But Won’t Be

A few questions that the candidates ought to be asked, but almost certainly won’t be

Posted October 9th, 2016

The VP Debate and Syria

Both tickets apparently support U.S. escalation in Syria.

Posted October 4th, 2016

Pennsylvania and Trump’s Weak Campaign Organization

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

Posted October 3rd, 2016

The First Presidential Debate

Trump mostly failed to use Clinton’s foreign policy record against her.

Posted September 27th, 2016

First 2016 Presidential Debate Preview

It will mostly be an exercise in avoiding self-inflicted wounds.

Posted September 26th, 2016

Obama’s Horrible Legacy in Yemen

Thanks to Obama’s indulgence of the Saudis, millions of Yemenis are on the brink of famine.

Posted September 26th, 2016

No, Really, Clinton Will Be Very Hawkish as President

Almost everything in her foreign policy record says that this is how she will govern.

Posted September 26th, 2016

Rules for Military Intervention

If we take the last resort standard seriously, it means that preventive war can never be an option because it is inherently too hasty and unjust. .

Posted September 20th, 2016

The 2016 Election and Obama’s Approval Rating

Obama’s approval rating has been averaging over 50% for many months.

Posted September 15th, 2016

The VP Candidates’ Bad Foreign Policy Records

Kaine ought to be questioned about his early and eager backing for the Saudis’ unnecessary and ruinous war.

Posted September 14th, 2016