Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Michael Brendan Dougherty”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The case for restraint. William Ruger reviews Barry Posen’s Restraint for the …

Posted August 29th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Henry Adams and the gift of pessimism. Michael Brendan Dougherty reflects on …

Posted August 15th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Why WWI lasted as long as it did. Stephen Walt considers the …

Posted August 1st, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

America doesn’t need a global mission. Michael Brendan Dougherty explains why America …

Posted July 4th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

To bomb or not to bomb. Micah Zenko objects to reducing foreign …

Posted June 20th, 2014

Admitting Error on Iraq Is the Beginning of Foreign Policy Reform

Michael Brendan Dougherty appeals to Republicans to admit their errors on Iraq: …

Posted June 20th, 2014

American Exceptionalism and Foreign Policy Restraint

Michael Brendan Dougherty describes an “older definition of American exceptionalism”: A sense …

Posted June 4th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Why Holy Thursday matters to Christians. Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry explains. The role of …

Posted April 18th, 2014

Weekly Roundup

What is Russia trying to accomplish? Dmitri Trenin tries to make sense …

Posted March 7th, 2014

Weekly Roundup

Inside the mind of George Kennan. Christian Caryl reviews The Kennan Diaries …

Posted February 28th, 2014

The Consequences of Amnesty for the GOP

Michael Brendan Dougherty argues that an amnesty bill wouldn’t be the end …

Posted February 6th, 2014

Santorum and Moralism in Foreign Policy

Michael Brendan Dougherty gives Santorum his due, but dismisses his chances as …

Posted January 29th, 2014

Dougherty on the Destruction of Christian Communities

Michael Brendan Dougherty has written a valuable article on the ongoing destruction …

Posted January 23rd, 2014

Sen. Tom Coburn Retires

Last week, Sen. Tom Coburn announced that he is retiring from the …

Posted January 20th, 2014

What the Hagel Nomination Would Mean (and What It Wouldn’t)

Michael is not that interested in supporting Hagel’s likely nomination: But letting …

Posted December 21st, 2012

Huntsman’s “Libertarian Roots” Are Suspiciously Similar to Predictable “Centrist” Priorities

Jon Huntsman believes the answer to Republican woes is to adopt the …

Posted November 30th, 2012

Huntsman and Iran

Michael continues the discussion on Huntsman and Republican foreign policy: I think …

Posted November 29th, 2012