Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Venezuela”

Thoughtless Rhetoric and Foreign Protests

Peggy Noonan is thrilled by Marco Rubio’s indignation: America should not stand …

Posted February 26th, 2014

Weekly Roundup

Egypt’s new dictator. Gregg Carlstrom profiles Abdel Fatah el-Sisi. Germany considers how …

Posted February 21st, 2014

The GOP Should Rid Itself of Santorum’s “Strong” Foreign Policy

George Will feels compelled to talk to Rick Santorum: With disarmingly cheerful …

Posted October 26th, 2013

The Craziest Idea for NATO Expansion Yet

Carlos Alberto Montaner takes zeal for NATO expansion to new, absurd lengths: …

Posted June 13th, 2013

The Dangers of Personalizing Foreign Policy

Nikolas Gvosdev discusses possible changes in U.S.-Venezuela relations in the wake of …

Posted March 8th, 2013

U.S.-Venezuela Relations After Chavez

Dan Drezner speculates that post-Chavez Venezuela is likely to continue Chavez’s foreign …

Posted March 7th, 2013

Marco Rubio and the GOP’s “Credible Alternative” on Foreign Policy

Max Boot does his best to separate Republican hawks from Romney’s defeat: …

Posted November 8th, 2012

The Candidate of “Omni-Directional Belligerence”

It’s no surprise that I second Dan McCarthy’s assessment of Romney’s VMI …

Posted October 8th, 2012

The “Authoritarian Axis” That Still Doesn’t Exist

William Martel will not let his thoroughly unpersuasive “authoritarian axis” argument die. …

Posted August 27th, 2012

Romney’s VFW Speech

I listened to Romney’s VFW speech this afternoon. It was mostly a …

Posted July 24th, 2012

The Return of the “Authoritarian Axis” That Doesn’t Exist

William Martel follows up his earlier bad argument about the non-existent “authoritarian …

Posted July 23rd, 2012

Chavez Hasn’t Had a “Serious” Impact on U.S. National Security

Michael Moynihan also finds fault with Obama’s Venezuela remarks: I don’t expect …

Posted July 11th, 2012

Santorum’s Venezuelan Fears Live On in Romney

Inevitably, Mitt Romney had to join in denouncing Obama’s Venezuela remarks. At …

Posted July 11th, 2012

Rubio vs. Obama on Chavez and the Venezuelan “Threat”

Marco Rubio isn’t happy with Obama’s description of the Venezuelan threat (via …

Posted July 11th, 2012

The “Authoritarian Axis” That Doesn’t Exist

William Martel’s “authoritarian axis” argument is no more persuasive than it was …

Posted June 29th, 2012