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About Daniel Larison
Daniel Larison is a senior editor at TAC, where he also keeps a solo blog. He has been published in the New York Times Book Review, Dallas Morning News, Orthodox Life, Front Porch Republic, The American Scene, and Culture11, and is a columnist for The Week. He holds a PhD in history from the University of Chicago, and resides in Dallas. Follow him on Twitter.
Moving the embassy would be a reckless symbolic gesture that threatens to have very serious consequences.
Keeping U.S. forces in Syria for years to come is the very definition of mission creep.
The U.S. and its allies need to approach the problem in an entirely different way.
The Secretary of State is offering a pathetic excuse for gutting his own department that doesn’t hold up under the slightest scrutiny.
The rhetoric and rationalizations may be different under Trump, but the overconfidence in American power hasn’t changed.
The need for a conservative message of peace and restraint is clear.
Mohammed bin Salman will have to be reined in, or he will continue his pattern of destabilizing behavior.
This is one of the largest crimes against humanity in recent times.
If the administration continues its belligerent rhetoric and confrontational policies, it will keep driving Iranians into the arms of their hard-liners.
The U.S.-Saudi starvation blockade. Pat Buchanan condemns the U.S.-backed coalition blockade of …
Friedman swallows MBS’ propaganda hook, line, and sinker.
As long as the coalition blockade is in place, famine and disease will still claim countless lives.
Trump is unusually susceptible to hawkish demands to do irresponsible and destructive things.
The U.S. has learned to accept and deter far more dangerous nuclear-weapons states than North Korea.
There were simply too many disagreements on policy among the would-be coalition partners to form a functioning government.
The U.S. remains wedded to pursuing an unachievable goal through ineffective means.
The administration’s justification for putting North Korea back on the list of state sponsors of terrorism is remarkably weak.
Putting North Korea back on the list of state sponsors of terrorism is a bad decision on the merits.
Several major Western governments are deeply complicit in the destruction of Yemen.
The deliberate starvation of Yemen is the most important story in the world.← Older posts Newer posts →
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