Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “neoconservatism”

Jefferson and the Uses of U.S. Power

The U.S. ought to conserve its strength, husband its resources, and exercise restraint.

Posted November 19th, 2014

Clinton and the Neoconservatives

Jacob Heilbrunn speculates about an alliance between neoconservatives and Hillary Clinton: It’s …

Posted July 7th, 2014

Neoconservatives and Military Intervention

Matt Purple continues last week’s discussion about neoconservatism. He objects to Salam’s …

Posted April 17th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Making sense of the Cambodian genocide. George Packer reviews Thierry Cruvellier’s The …

Posted April 11th, 2014

Why No One Should Still Be a Neocon (III)

Reihan Salam clarifies what he means by “neocon”: So who am I …

Posted April 10th, 2014

Neoconservatism Can’t Be Defended

Joshua Keating also observes that Salam’s defense of neoconservatism didn’t offer a …

Posted April 9th, 2014

Why No One Should Still Be a Neocon

Excessive confidence in American power leads to more moral calamities, not fewer.

Posted April 8th, 2014

Making Sense of Neoconservatism

John Judis warns against using political labels too rigidly: I am not …

Posted August 5th, 2013

There’s No Such Thing as “Stealth Isolationism”

Michael Hirsh keeps talking about “neo-isolationism”: What all this adds up to …

Posted June 12th, 2013

Defining Neoconservatism

Elliott Abrams unsurprisingly gives a completely self-serving and misleading definition of neoconservatism: …

Posted June 7th, 2013