Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Venezuela”

Santorum’s Terrible Foreign Policy Record and Hopeless Campaign

Very few recent members of the Senate have been wrong more often on so many foreign policy issues in such a short period of time as Santorum.

Posted November 17th, 2014

The Futility of Sanctions, Venezuelan Edition

The Miami Herald‘s editorial in favor of sanctions on Venezuela concludes with …

Posted May 15th, 2014

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