Neo-conservatism

Remembering Ronald Wilson Reagan

5 July 2011 14:14

The beatification of Ronald Wilson Reagan by American conservatives is itself a grisly affair but at least he was their…

Osama bin Laden Was Not America’s Useful Enemy

5 May 2011 14:41

The Guardian is a great newspaper but, lord, does it ever print some claptrap. Via Messrs Geras and Worstall comes…

Cameron caught in the middle

3 March 2011 15:36

Need a bestiary to tell the hawks from the doves? Then this article (£) in the Times should serve your…

Democracy is now Halal

7 February 2011 11:29

The popular uprisings in Egypt and Tunisia have exposed as nonsense the notion, held in many quarters, that Middle Easterners…

Neoconservatism’s Mini-Revival

3 February 2011 16:16

The great thing about neoconservatism is the way it’s become a universal bogeyman. On the one hand neoconservatives – by…

What’s Politically Correct About Opposing Hosni Mubarak?

2 February 2011 23:34

I don’t have much sympathy for a regime that unleashes its own goons against peaceful protestors in an attempt to…

Coffee House interview: Paul Wolfowitz

30 January 2011 18:04

Nobody is as associated with George W Bush’s drive to promote freedom and democracy in the Middle East as former…

How Do You Say Alea Iacta Est in Arabic?

30 January 2011 3:15

Like everyone else of sense, I’m wary of people who are too certain about anything that might happen next in…

The neoconservatives were right

29 January 2011 13:16

The last six years have been fallow ones for the neoconservatives. From around 2005, when Iraq began its descent into…

Britain should have a Freedom Minister

24 November 2010 16:55

Has liberal democracy lifted people out of poverty? To a casual observer, the answer is unequivocally yes. One part of…

DC’s trip to DC

19 July 2010 20:07

There are some British politicians who are obsessed with American politics, who could at this moment tell you who is…

Petraeus 2012 Watch

20 November 2009 19:15

Previously, I’ve argued that even if General David Petraeus does have political ambitions there are any number of obstacles that…

The Tories’ support for the war in Afghanistan owes nothing to neo-conservatism

24 October 2009 14:00

In his column in the Mail, Peter Oborne writes that Cameron’s stance on Afghanistan represents the same mistake made by…