Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “James Fallows”

Trump’s Unforced Error on China and Japan

Trump’s remarks seem designed to alarm Beijing and embarrass Tokyo.

Posted November 4th, 2017

Wieseltier’s Silly Argument Against the Iran Deal

Hawks insist on an impossible goal and then condemn the significant progress that was achieved through compromise.

Posted July 28th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The new lie about Iraq. Jon Basil Utley recalls how the Bush …

Posted May 22nd, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

America’s antiwar correspondent. Scott McConnell remembers the career and work of William …

Posted May 8th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Obama’s Cuba opportunity. Philip Peters made the case for a change in …

Posted December 19th, 2014

The Politics of Normalization with Cuba

Normalization is broadly popular in the country and especially in Florida.

Posted December 18th, 2014

Why “Speaking Out” About Foreign Protests Is So Often a Mistake

At its worst, it is an exercise in using a foreign political movement to make a point about how important interventionists think the U.S. is to the rest of the world.

Posted October 1st, 2014

We Don’t Need To Hear From Any Iraq War Hawks

Jonathan Chait is partly right here, but his observations are not as …

Posted June 18th, 2014

Weekly Roundup

What would Castlereagh do in Crimea? Ryan Evans asks John Bew, the …

Posted March 14th, 2014

Sabotaging Diplomacy With Iran

House Republicans are joining in the effort to sabotage diplomacy with Iran: …

Posted January 15th, 2014

All Wars of Choice Are Unforced and Unnecessary

James Fallows said something a bit odd in his recent post on …

Posted March 4th, 2013

The Odd Case of the Undecided Fiscal Conservative/Social Liberal

The undecided voters quoted in this James Fallows post don’t have very …

Posted October 13th, 2012