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Archived Since:June 16, 2009

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The New Republican Hawks’ Credibility Problem

Their ridiculous statements draw attention to how ill-informed or opportunistic many of the new Republican hawks are.

McCain’s Sound and Fury

The good news is that few, if any, of McCain's preferred policies are likely to be adopted.

Why Was Turnout So Low?

Why should voters show up to vote in an election mostly about nothing?

McCain Reminds Us That He Hates Diplomacy

McCain plainly expresses his lack of interest in any deal with Iran.

The Myth of American “Indispensability”

The myth of indispensability serves as an all-purpose rationalization for foreign policy hyper-activism.

The Illusion of Lame-Duck Foreign Policy Success

There is no reason to assume that lame-duck foreign policy initiatives will be successful or wise.

Congress Should Vote Down the AUMF for the War Against ISIS

Newly-elected members of Congress should be the ones to vote on a new resolution authorizing military force.

The Republican Blowout

Republican candidates haven't won every single major contested race in this year's elections, but they have come very close.

Initial Thoughts on the Midterms

If Ernst ends up winning, it will be thanks to many Iowans that oppose the current war that she supports.

Have Republicans Fixed Their Senate Election Problem?

The party's tendency to underperform in Senate races hasn't been entirely corrected.

The GOP’s Long-Term Foreign Policy Problem

The policies that hawks promote are expensive, unnecessary, and make Americans less secure.

Republicans and Policing the World

The proper role of the U.S. government is not to police the entire planet

The Weak Case Against the Midterms

How could it possibly increase Americans' confidence in their government to make that government even less accountable to them than it already is?

How Important Is Walker’s Re-election?

If Walker does end up losing, it shouldn't come as a great shock.

The TPP and a Republican Congress

Considering the obstacles in Japan, it's not clear what incentive Obama has to make the TPP one of the main priorities of his last two years in office.

The Next Wave of Foreign Policy Hawks

On almost every issue, Gardner has been a conventional hawk.

The War Against ISIS Has Been a Disaster for the “Moderate” Rebels

The so-called "moderate" opposition would probably be better off today if the U.S. had not expanded its war against ISIS into Syria.

The Real Reason the U.S. Can’t Stop Free-Riding

Washington needs to stop indulging U.S. allies and clients.

Arming Rebels Doesn’t Work (II)

Kagan ignores the costs of U.S. backing for foreign insurgencies.

Is the Public in a “Warmongering Mood”?

Backing the war against ISIS is an exception that Americans are making to their general aversion to new conflicts.

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