Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Jeffrey Goldberg”

Why Israel Won’t Attack Iran (II)

Starting a war against Iran wouldn’t prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons.

Posted October 28th, 2014

Yes, Rouhani Supports Iran’s Nuclear Program

Jeffrey Goldberg spends a lot of time reviewing old Rouhani statements on …

Posted October 8th, 2013

The Illusion of Control

This Jeffrey Goldberg anecdote doesn’t convey the message he thinks it does: …

Posted June 19th, 2013

Is the U.S. Capable of Exercising Foreign Policy Restraint?

Jeffrey Goldberg makes a questionable assertion on Iran and Syria: Whether we …

Posted June 19th, 2013

Rice and Power

Susan Rice has been named as the president’s next national security adviser. …

Posted June 5th, 2013

Syria and the “Red Line”

Jeffrey Goldberg seems hopeful that the U.S. will finally plunge directly into …

Posted April 26th, 2013

Rumors of Chavez’s Importance Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

Kevin Sullivan makes a good observation: Hugo Chavez also failed to make …

Posted March 7th, 2013

Should We Expect the President to Love Other Nations?

Jeffrey Goldberg gives Obama some questionable advice ahead of his trip to …

Posted February 12th, 2013

Rand Paul, Obama, and Israel’s “Best Interests”

Jeffrey Goldberg recounted a statement that Obama made in response to the …

Posted January 17th, 2013

Romney’s Idea of a Diplomatic Solution on Iran

Jeffrey Goldberg revisits an earlier bad argument he made about the likelihood …

Posted October 30th, 2012

A War with Iran Is More Likely Under a Romney Administration

Jeffrey Goldberg follows up his unpersuasive “peace process” column with an equally …

Posted July 26th, 2012

Obama and Romney Are Both Bad for Peace, But Romney Is Obviously Worse

Jeffrey Goldberg believes that Romney would be more likely to revive the …

Posted July 17th, 2012