Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Monroe Doctrine”

The Many Hawkish Abuses of the Monroe Doctrine

The Monroe Doctrine is one of the most frequently misunderstood and misrepresented aspects of the history of U.S. foreign policy.

Posted March 3rd, 2019

Tillerson and the Monroe Doctrine

Tillerson completely failed to anticipate how his remarks would be interpreted by people in the region he was about to visit.

Posted February 5th, 2018

The Mindless U.S. Support for the War on Yemen

The foolish desire to back our clients up regardless of their actions keeps prevailing.

Posted June 29th, 2015

CPAC Hawks’ Bad History and Worse Foreign Policy

Thanks to Jordan Bloom for covering the CPAC panel on war and …

Posted March 14th, 2013

Misinterpreting the Monroe Doctrine

John Arquilla’s interpretation of Obama’s foreign policy goes awry early on: The …

Posted January 29th, 2013

Hanson and the “Russian Monroe Doctrine”

Apparently, Victor Davis Hanson doesn’t understand the Monroe Doctrine: Putin now assumes …

Posted July 3rd, 2012

The Monroe Doctrine and the Venezuelan Boundary Dispute

James Holmes correctly describes the Monroe Doctrine, and distinguishes it from Chinese …

Posted June 20th, 2012