Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Paul Pillar”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Is Trump a realist? Leon Hadar considers the evidence and concludes that …

Posted February 5th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The presidential campaign is ISIS’ latest victim. Michael Cohen shows how constant …

Posted January 29th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Unmaking England. Benjamin Schwarz considers the effects of the last twenty years …

Posted January 15th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Don’t take sides in other people’s quarrels. Paul Pillar explains why the …

Posted January 8th, 2016

The Bizarre Need to Take Sides and Our Foreign Policy Debates

There is a strong bias against neutrality in our foreign policy debates.

Posted January 8th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Why the U.S. spies on Netanyahu. Philip Giraldi comments on the recent …

Posted January 1st, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The cult of air power won’t destroy ISIS. Kelley Vlahos reports on …

Posted December 18th, 2015

Rubio and Bush’s Foreign Policy Debate Errors

Bush and Rubio made several errors on foreign policy last night.

Posted December 16th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

How popular is peace? Michael Desch analyzes the findings of the Chicago …

Posted October 23rd, 2015

Yemen and the Destructive Habit of Taking Sides

The U.S. is assisting ugly client regimes as they lay waste to an impoverished country.

Posted October 5th, 2015

Our Saudi Problem and the War on Yemen

The Saudi-led blockade is a deliberate and sustained effort to inflict punishment on the civilian population in violation of international law.

Posted September 4th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Foreign policy by bumper sticker. Richard Burt and Dimitri Simes lament the …

Posted August 21st, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Debunking the bad arguments against the nuclear deal. Nicholas Miller refutes five …

Posted August 14th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Faith in diplomacy. Gracy Olmstead reviews the career and foreign policy views …

Posted July 24th, 2015

The Nuclear Deal and the Failure of Hard-line Policies

Insisting on maximalist goals did nothing to limit Iran’s nuclear program.

Posted July 20th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The Iran deal is a great success. John Glaser and Justin Logan …

Posted July 17th, 2015

Iran Hawks and the Nuclear Deal

Hawks have been working hard at trying to wreck the best chance of limiting Iran’s nuclear program.

Posted July 14th, 2015