Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Harry Truman”

Truman and Clinton’s Foreign Policy

Truman’s example is not a great one to follow, but it makes sense that Clinton would want to follow it.

Posted May 17th, 2016

Clinton, Paul, and Containment

Dan Drezner makes some mischief with a comparison of similar statements by …

Posted August 11th, 2014

Presidential Legacies and the Judgements of “History”

Aaron David Miller thinks he knows how “history” will judge Obama’s foreign …

Posted May 22nd, 2014

Jefferson and Truman Weren’t Conservative Internationalists

In addition to the many other problems with the “conservative internationalism” Nau …

Posted November 13th, 2013

Truman, Bush, and Rehabilitating Presidential Reputations

Jill Lawrence gets something important wrong: Bush and Lyndon Johnson [bold mine-DL] …

Posted April 25th, 2013

Rand Paul and Realism

Will Inboden was not impressed with Rand Paul’s foreign policy speech: At …

Posted February 13th, 2013

Rand Paul and Foreign Policy

Sen. Rand Paul will be delivering his foreign policy speech at the …

Posted February 6th, 2013

Obama and Truman

Ross Douthat employs a strange anachronism in his recent column on Obama’s …

Posted January 15th, 2013