Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Joe Lieberman”

Lieberman Withdraws from FBI Director Search

Someone as unqualified for the job as Lieberman was should never have been on the list of possible nominees in the first place.

Posted May 25th, 2017

Lieberman Shouldn’t Be FBI Director

If Trump goes ahead with a Lieberman nomination, he will be choosing someone widely regarded as unqualified for the job.

Posted May 18th, 2017

Report: Joe Lieberman Is Trump’s Leading Choice for FBI Director

We should view a Lieberman nomination with extreme skepticism.

Posted May 18th, 2017

The Folly of ‘Renegotiating’ the Nuclear Deal

Attempting to broaden the nuclear deal to include other issues is virtually guaranteed to blow up the existing agreement.

Posted December 7th, 2016

The End of the Road for Rubio

Rubio’s loss in Florida probably signals the end of his national political career.

Posted March 15th, 2016

The Hawkish Cult of “Leadership” (II)

If the world is actually mostly stable and at peace, U.S. “leadership” as the hawks define it isn’t really necessary or indispensable after all.

Posted February 25th, 2016

Misremembering Rubio’s Foreign Policy

Rubio is a “centrist” only as part of the bad tradition of McCain and Lieberman.

Posted June 22nd, 2015

The Washington Times’ Pro-MEK Propaganda

Almost all Iranians in the world want nothing to do with the MEK, but Iran hawks don’t care.

Posted June 18th, 2015

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 Folly of Taking Sides in Foreign Conflicts

Joe Lieberman wants us to know that he’s still all for getting …

Posted August 1st, 2014

“Neocentrism”: Another Name for the Failed Bipartisan Consensus on Foreign Policy

Jonathan Schanzer proposes a modified neoconservative policy under the unappealing label of …

Posted September 20th, 2013

Kyl and Lieberman’s Constant Agitation for New Wars

Jon Kyl and Joe Lieberman made a number of bad arguments for …

Posted September 9th, 2013

The American Internationalism Project Strikes a Blow Against Aggressive Internationalism

Joe Lieberman and Jon Kyl have written an awful op-ed warning about …

Posted April 26th, 2013

Lieberman and the American Internationalism Project

Josh Rogin reports that Joe Lieberman will be joining a new project …

Posted March 11th, 2013

The Debate Over Hagel

As the debate over Hagel’s likely appointment and foreign policy views continues, …

Posted December 18th, 2012

Lieberman Will Not Be Missed

Dana Milbank writes an awful tribute to Joe Lieberman to mark the …

Posted December 13th, 2012

Lieberman’s Departure and the New “Amigos”

Jacob Heilbrunn reacts to the end of the “three amigos” of McCain, …

Posted November 27th, 2012