Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Hugh Hewitt”

Yemen and Last Night’s Debate

Instead of being completely ignored as it usually is, Yemen was simply used as a prop.

Posted December 16th, 2015

Previewing the Second Set of Republican Debates

Will moderator Hugh Hewitt’s hawkish instincts lead to more boilerplate rhetoric on foreign policy?

Posted September 16th, 2015

Trump’s Ridiculous Foreign Policy

Each time he was pressed to demonstrate relevant knowledge, Trump either evaded the question or complained about “gotcha” questions.

Posted September 3rd, 2015

Three More Hawks Join the 2016 Race

The new candidates don’t really add anything to debate except to echo what the other candidates are already saying.

Posted May 5th, 2015

Kasich and the Errors of “Cheap” Hawks

Kasich has the same bizarre impulse to take sides in conflicts where the U.S. has nothing at stake.

Posted April 22nd, 2015

Walker and Iran Hawks’ Phony Concern for Nonproliferation

Hawks feign concern about future proliferation while vowing to repudiate an agreement that has a good chance of preventing it.

Posted March 26th, 2015

Bush’s Fatuous Views on Iraq and ISIS

Bush’s statement combines the worst sort of second-guessing with a magical belief in the power of an American military presence to forestall undesirable developments overseas.

Posted February 26th, 2015