Noah Millman

Posts tagged “Russia”

Russia: My Take So Far

If there’s something dirty, it’s about money, not politics

Posted March 3rd, 2017

Saving Russia Policy From Trump

Advocates of a less hysterical approach should favor a congressional investigation, not oppose one

Posted March 3rd, 2017

The Deep State Gets a Scalp

Congress needs to step up to avert a threat to our democratic institutions

Posted February 14th, 2017

NATO’s Mission

Could Trump and Mattis both have a point?

Posted January 18th, 2017

Threats to Democracy

Efforts to delegitimize the election threaten to do more harm than the hacks did.

Posted December 14th, 2016

A Russian Syllogism

One can be simultaneously appalled by Donald Trump’s parroting of Russian propaganda and reject the notion that Russia is a major geopolitical threat to America.

Posted October 11th, 2016

Free Speech Is For Jokers

The test cases are always for clowns.

Posted September 8th, 2016

Does It Matter If Putin Wants Trump?

Trying and failing to care about the DNC hack.

Posted July 27th, 2016

Trump, Cruz and the “To Hell With ‘Em” Hawks

The rising dispensation on the right isn’t neoconservative – but it isn’t restrained either.

Posted December 3rd, 2015

Why Defeating Daesh Is So Difficult

We have no real allies for military conflict, limited legitimacy for ideological combat, and any diplomatic solution is likely to prove elusive, if we even look for one.

Posted November 16th, 2015

To Vote Or Not To Vote

Damon Linker considers abstaining from a Clinton-Rubio contest.

Posted November 10th, 2015

What, Me Worry?

The case for “cheerful pessimism” in foreign policy.

Posted March 2nd, 2015

Uz on the Barents Sea

Andrey Zvyagintsev’s “Leviathan” gives us a Job story for the Putin era.

Posted February 9th, 2015

Can Putin Survive a Full-Scale Ruble Crisis?

And if he can’t, what becomes of “Putinism”?

Posted December 16th, 2014

A Chuck Hagel Postmortem

He was frustrated by the Administration’s indecisiveness and contradictions, but he also reflected them.

Posted November 28th, 2014

A Millman-Walt Dialogue On Foreign Policy

If President Obama couldn’t turn the aircraft carrier of American interventionism, who can?

Posted November 28th, 2014

Three Steps To a More Restrained Foreign Policy

How to set America on a different course.

Posted August 26th, 2014