Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “James Poulos”

The “Establishment” Candidates and Rubio’s Trust Deficit

His rivals see him as untrustworthy, and so they are understandably unwilling to entrust the fortunes of the party to him.

Posted February 8th, 2016

Who’s Afraid of Donald Trump?

The thing that we should fear is that the GOP will quickly go back to being more or less what it has been.

Posted January 25th, 2016

Russia’s Syria Blunder and U.S. “Humiliation”

It is foolish to think that a misguided Russian policy is a setback for America.

Posted September 25th, 2015

There Is No “New Isolationism”

Foreign policy is normally a low priority for almost all voters.

Posted April 16th, 2015

A Very Weird Interpretation of U.S. Iran Diplomacy

It’s wrong to say that the Iran framework agreement puts “daylight” between the U.S. and its allies.

Posted April 6th, 2015

The U.S. Should Stop Enabling Reckless Clients

In practice, the U.S. has shown “forbearance” by indulging Israeli governments in their worst policies.

Posted March 27th, 2015

A Lack of Enthusiasm for Hagel?

James Poulos makes a questionable claim: The reality is that Chuck Hagel …

Posted January 7th, 2013

What Republican Foreign Policy Should Be, and Why the GOP Isn’t There Yet

James Poulos offers a sensible outline of what U.S. foreign policy ought …

Posted January 4th, 2013

Romney-Ryan and the “Reset”

Last week, James Poulos commented on the Republican ticket and foreign policy: …

Posted August 21st, 2012