Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Libya”

The U.S. and NATO Aren’t Going To War Over Ukraine

Mario Loyola also wants the U.S. to threaten war to defend Ukraine: …

Posted April 8th, 2014

Ukraine and BRICS

Suzanne Nossel wants the U.S. to rally major non-Western powers against Russia: …

Posted April 1st, 2014

Obama’s Foreign Policy Is Unpopular Because He Takes Unpopular Actions

Obama delivered a speech in Belgium earlier this week on the Ukraine …

Posted March 27th, 2014

Kagan and the Delusions of American Hawks

Robert Kagan must be kidding: So we return to the paradox: President …

Posted March 27th, 2014

NATO Hasn’t Been a “Defensive Alliance” For a Long Time

Bret Stephens makes a number of absurd claims in his latest column, …

Posted March 25th, 2014

What Should the U.S. Be Doing in Ukraine?

George Will has written a very strange column on Ukraine and U.S. …

Posted February 19th, 2014

Clinton and Foreign Policy Competence

Noah Millman continues the discussion on Rand Paul and foreign policy, and …

Posted February 18th, 2014

Western Hawks Truly Loathe German Foreign Policy

John Vinocur is annoyed by German foreign policy: Mrs. Merkel blocked Ukraine …

Posted February 18th, 2014

The Distorting Effects of the Hawkish Obsession With “Resolve”

Victor Davis Hanson seems to think he is a mind-reader: True, Putin …

Posted February 11th, 2014

Guilting Germany Into a More Aggressive Foreign Policy (III)

Patrick Keller and Gary Schmitt also want Germany to have a more …

Posted February 10th, 2014

Guilting Germany Into a More Aggressive Foreign Policy (II)

Walter Russell Mead hopes that Germans can be cajoled into backing more …

Posted February 4th, 2014

Foreign Policy and Reagan Nostalgia

Jim Antle lists some of the ways that Reagan nostalgia warps conservative …

Posted February 3rd, 2014

Clinton’s Hawkish Record and the Democratic Party

Usha Sahay offers a strange defense of Hillary Clinton’s hawkish foreign policy: …

Posted February 3rd, 2014

Rand Paul and Foreign Policy

Robert Golan-Villela talks about “the Rand Paul moment”: The result is that …

Posted January 31st, 2014

Why American Power Is Misused

Andrew Bacevich considers why American military action has gone awry so often …

Posted January 13th, 2014

Rubio the Hawk

This description of Marco Rubio’s recent speech at Chatham House in London …

Posted December 4th, 2013

Rubio’s Tedious AEI Speech

Marco Rubio spoke at the American Enterprise Institute on foreign policy yesterday. …

Posted November 21st, 2013