Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Josh Rogin”

The Hawkish Marriage of Ignorance and Excessive Ambition

Republican hawks have little or no understanding of these issues, but that doesn’t stop them from advocating for a far more aggressive, ambitious foreign policy.

Posted January 20th, 2015

Obama Hasn’t Given Rubio a “Gift” on Cuba

Becoming the leading defender of an outdated and failed policy that most Floridians reject won’t improve Rubio’s chances of re-election.

Posted December 18th, 2014

Thoughtless Rhetoric and Foreign Crises

Josh Rogin reports on Bob Corker’s unhappiness with administration policy on Ukraine: …

Posted April 22nd, 2014

The Hawkish Marriage of Cold War Nostalgia and Threat Inflation

Josh Rogin reports that leading Republicans in Congress are out of their …

Posted February 27th, 2014

The Senate GOP and Iran

Josh Rogin reports on the Senate GOP’s plans to try to force …

Posted February 6th, 2014

Rubio’s “Realism” on Iran Is a Fantasy

Marco Rubio talks to Josh Rogin about Iran: Any agreement that allows …

Posted November 21st, 2013

Syrian Opposition Leader Calls on the U.S. to Bomb Lebanon

The Syrian opposition’s demands are becoming less and less realistic: “What we …

Posted May 28th, 2013

Crocker on Syria

Josh Rogin reports on the former U.S. diplomats that are wary of …

Posted May 15th, 2013

Corker’s Very Confused Syria Policy

Bob Corker wins some sort of prize for chutzpah with this op-ed: …

Posted April 24th, 2013

Report: Hagel Will Be Nominated Next Week

Josh Rogin reports some good news: President Barack Obama is expected to …

Posted January 4th, 2013

Rand Paul, Bob Corker, and the Foreign Relations Committee

Dan McCarthy considers the meaning of Rand Paul’s assignment to the Senate …

Posted January 4th, 2013

The Return of Hagel? (II)

Josh Rogin reports on the one thing that might anger Republican hawks …

Posted November 28th, 2012

The Russia Blunder That Won’t Go Away

Josh Rogin confirms that the Romney campaign is entirely clueless: “They [the …

Posted August 28th, 2012

The Zoellick Panic

Josh Rogin reports on the absurdly overblown reaction to Robert Zoellick’s position …

Posted August 8th, 2012

Brooks: Romney “Looks Like an Idiot” on Foreign Policy

Josh Rogin reports: “Mitt Romney has been wandering around the country trying …

Posted July 20th, 2012