Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Paul Saunders”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

America’s diplomatic crisis. Chas Freeman details the failings of U.S. diplomacy. America …

Posted June 19th, 2015

Arming Ukraine: Still a Terrible Idea

Arming Ukraine won’t achieve the goals that its supporters claim.

Posted June 17th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Whom does Netanyahu represent? Noah Millman questions the Israeli prime minister’s claim …

Posted February 13th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Replacing Hagel. Nikolas Gvosdev identifies some of the many problems that Obama …

Posted November 28th, 2014

Obama Still Isn’t a Realist (III)

Paul Saunders makes the case that Obama has never been a realist …

Posted August 25th, 2014

Weekly Roundup

What the Budapest Memorandum does and doesn’t require. John Haines explains the …

Posted March 21st, 2014

The Cliches of “Leadership” and “Resolve”

Paul Saunders takes aim at five of the most abused words and …

Posted March 3rd, 2014

U.S. Interests and the “Verdict of 1989”

George Weigel makes a ridiculous claim: But the fecklessness involved in describing …

Posted March 3rd, 2014

Saunders on the “Axis of Weevils”

Paul Saunders also found Mead’s “axis of weevils” argument to be unpersuasive: …

Posted December 18th, 2013

Why Do Hawks Want to Antagonize Russia?

Paul Saunders makes a very sensible case for not antagonizing Russia: Russia …

Posted May 24th, 2013

Russia Won’t Help on Syria

Paul Saunders sees an opening for working with Russia to reach a …

Posted January 9th, 2013