Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Jimmy Carter”

Why 2016 Won’t Be Like 1980

Cruz’s “analysis” of 2016 is exactly the same as Romney’s view of the 2012 election.

Posted November 26th, 2014

Teflon Presidents and the Rally Effect

There is another point Dan McCarthy makes in his post on Benghazi …

Posted April 1st, 2013

The Next Republican President and the “Republican Carter”

Robert Merry continues the discussion of Dan McCarthy’s cover story: The crux …

Posted March 29th, 2013

On Foreign Policy in Tonight’s Debate and “Moving to the Center”

Conor Friedersdorf is half-right in his debate preview on Romney and foreign …

Posted October 16th, 2012

Hawks Swinging Wildly at Obama’s “Glass Jaw” on Foreign Policy

Dave Weigel reports: How much do Republicans want to keep worrying the …

Posted September 25th, 2012

How Can a Republican Be Losing This Election? Just Look at How the GOP Responded to 2006 and 2008

Rod Dreher comments on the prospect of a “civil war” in the …

Posted September 20th, 2012

When Slogans Are Not Enough

The Republican nominee’s major blunder today on the Benghazi and Cairo attacks …

Posted September 12th, 2012

Carter, Bush, and the “Mainstream of U.S. Foreign Policy”

The Wall Street Journal reports that the Republican convention will turn to …

Posted August 29th, 2012

The Syrian Conflict Is Nothing Like the Hostage Crisis

Tim Stanley makes a strained comparison between the conflict in Syria and …

Posted July 21st, 2012