Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Leon Wieseltier”

Mindless Interventionism Is Bad For America

Leon Wieseltier makes a very tired argument: It turns out that Obama’s …

Posted April 24th, 2014

Exit Strategies and Control Freaks

Leon Wieseltier hates the idea of planning ahead: The prestige of “the …

Posted May 9th, 2013

A “Vanishing Red Line” That Isn’t Vanishing

Leon Wieseltier reminds us that he doesn’t know what he’s talking about: …

Posted April 18th, 2013

Syria Is Still Not Bosnia

In the midst of a bad argument for intervention in Syria, Leon …

Posted March 12th, 2013

The U.S. Hasn’t Abdicated Anything in Syria

As you would expect, Leon Wieseltier disparages the “realist” views that he …

Posted January 29th, 2013