Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “John Kerry”

Kirk’s Tired and Dangerous Warning About Appeasement (II)

Mark Kirk keeps relying on tired Munich references in the Iran debate: …

Posted November 14th, 2013

Closing In On a Deal with Iran

The big news at the end of the week is that negotiations …

Posted November 8th, 2013

Making Sense of the Russian Syria Proposal

Charles Crawford’s response to Russia’s gambit over Syrian chemical weapons is excessive, …

Posted September 10th, 2013

Keller and the “New Isolationism”

Bill Keller’s warning about the “new American isolationism” in connection with the …

Posted September 9th, 2013

Kerry’s Warped Definition of War

Peter Beinart chides John Kerry for claiming yesterday that the administration isn’t …

Posted September 4th, 2013

Appeasement and “Munich” Are Entirely Irrelevant to the Syria Debate

Michael Hirsh resorts to some very tired name-calling: World War II began …

Posted September 3rd, 2013

The Resolution on Syria Is Very Broad, Likely Won’t Pass In Current Form

The Wall Street Journal editors exist in another dimension where the very …

Posted September 2nd, 2013

Obama Isn’t “Unbound”

Peter Beinart interprets the Rice and Power choices as further proof that …

Posted June 5th, 2013

Boycotting Sochi Isn’t Going to Help Syria

David Rothkopf proposes a very bad idea for Syria diplomacy: The Russians …

Posted May 7th, 2013

Keep Ignoring Demands for Syrian Intervention (II)

The editors at The Financial Times also want John Kerry to issue …

Posted February 27th, 2013

Movement Conservatives Are Far Too Eager to Cheer On Their Politicians

Conor Friedersdorf pours scorn on Jim DeMint’s apologia for Ted Cruz: What …

Posted February 21st, 2013

Kerry and Hagel

My column on Kerry’s nomination and the possible Hagel nomination went up …

Posted January 4th, 2013

Engagement Is Not Appeasement

Michael Rubin continues the assault on Hagel, saying that he lacks “a …

Posted December 17th, 2012

Rice, Obama, and Foreign Policy in the Second Term

Peter Beinart writes (via Scott McConnell): Now, freed from having to seek …

Posted December 11th, 2012

Romney Isn’t Being “Kerry-ized”

Apparently, some Politico reporters were not paying attention to the 2004 election: …

Posted September 11th, 2012

Romney Has No Advantage on Afghanistan

Kori Schake gets this very wrong: What the president and his supporters …

Posted September 7th, 2012