Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Noah Millman”

Bush Is Weaker Than He Appears

The “electability” argument on which the case for Jeb Bush depends falls apart on closer inspection.

Posted December 16th, 2014

Torture and “Seriousness”

Because of the bias in favor of hard-line policies, preventive war and torture have often been treated as possessing the quality–seriousness–that they most lack.

Posted December 10th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Libya and the tides of history. Noah Millman reflects on Shakespeare and …

Posted November 21st, 2014

Lessons from the Libyan War

One lesson that the Libyan war should teach us is that the U.S. and its allies are far too quick to want to take sides in foreign disputes and conflicts.

Posted November 19th, 2014

The Libyan War Could Come Back to Haunt Clinton

Clinton was an architect of a major policy blunder that continues to wreck the country that “benefited” from the intervention.

Posted November 11th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

In defense of Christians. Kathryn Jean Lopez interviews Andrew Doran, executive director …

Posted September 19th, 2014

The American Conservative: Realism and Reform

Promoting the cause of restraint and peace.

Posted September 12th, 2014

Why Webb Won’t Run

It would be good for the country if he ran against Clinton, but there are no incentives for him to do this.

Posted September 9th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Shakespeare’s elusive politics. Noah Millman rejects the idea that Shakespeare was simply …

Posted August 8th, 2014

On Stupid and Unjust Wars

Noah Millman agrees with Damon Linker that Israel’s current military operation in …

Posted July 15th, 2014

What Does the U.S. Owe Iraq?

Noah Millman believes that the U.S. is obliged to Iraqis to do …

Posted June 14th, 2014

Why Cantor Lost

As Scott Galupo and Noah Millman have already noted, House Majority Leader …

Posted June 11th, 2014

Unfounded Insecurity and Threat Inflation

There was another section of Noah Millman’s valuable post on threat inflation …

Posted May 6th, 2014

Unfounded Fears and Threat Inflation (II)

Noah Millman continues the discussion about threat inflation, and investigates why Americans …

Posted May 6th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Making sense of the Cambodian genocide. George Packer reviews Thierry Cruvellier’s The …

Posted April 11th, 2014

Neoconservatism and Democracy Promotion

Noah Millman continues the discussion about neoconservatism. He makes many very good …

Posted April 10th, 2014

Russia and Realism (II)

I agree with most of what Millman says in his response to …

Posted March 26th, 2014