Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Iraq war”

Why No One Should Still Be a Neocon (III)

Reihan Salam clarifies what he means by “neocon”: So who am I …

Posted April 10th, 2014

Why No One Should Still Be a Neocon (II)

Jonathan Tobin picks up on a questionable argument about Game of Thrones …

Posted April 9th, 2014

Republican Hard-liners Are Targeting Walter Jones

Roll Call reports on the effort to unseat Rep. Walter Jones, one …

Posted April 2nd, 2014

The Foreign Policy Generation Gap

Stephen Peter Rosen wants to convince younger Americans that interventionism isn’t so …

Posted March 31st, 2014

Obama, WWI, and Iraq

Isaac Chotiner objects to Obama’s strangely positive remarks on WWI while in …

Posted March 27th, 2014

Western Hawks and Foreign Governments

Daniel Henninger discovers that Putin holds the exact same views of U.S. …

Posted March 20th, 2014

Preventive War and Just War Theory

Damon Linker complains about just war theory: Is there any realistic scenario …

Posted March 19th, 2014

More Shameless Hawkish Revisionism

Peggy Noonan offers up some shameless revisionism: Mr. Putin doesn’t move because …

Posted March 13th, 2014

The Distorting Effects of the Hawkish Obsession With “Resolve”

Victor Davis Hanson seems to think he is a mind-reader: True, Putin …

Posted February 11th, 2014

Clinton’s Hawkish Record and the Democratic Party

Usha Sahay offers a strange defense of Hillary Clinton’s hawkish foreign policy: …

Posted February 3rd, 2014

Rand Paul and Foreign Policy

Robert Golan-Villela talks about “the Rand Paul moment”: The result is that …

Posted January 31st, 2014

The Iraq War and “Getting Angry”

John Lee Anderson considers “what the Iraq war wrought,” and concludes with …

Posted January 16th, 2014

What Republicans Need to Understand About the Iraq War

Jeremy Lott acknowledges the political obstacles, but tells Republican politicians that they …

Posted January 13th, 2014

The Costs of Perpetual War

The Wall Street Journal editors keep wishing that the Iraq war was …

Posted January 6th, 2014

Syria, Iraq, and Going “All In”

Max Boot packs several lazy assumptions from our foreign policy debates into …

Posted January 2nd, 2014

Rubio: The Iraq War Was a “Vitally Important Achievement” of the U.S.-U.K. Relationship

Gideon Rachman found Rubio’s speech in London too heavy in its emphasis …

Posted December 4th, 2013

The Beginnings of Republican Foreign Policy Reform

Matt Purple looks at changes in foreign policy views on the right …

Posted November 18th, 2013