Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Bahrain”

The Phantom of Iranian “Expansionism”

As we can see in the Yemen case, there is a danger in believing one’s own propaganda.

Posted April 29th, 2015

Revisiting the Libyan War

The arguments for intervention in Libya were extraordinarily weak and many of them were based on little more than wishful thinking.

Posted November 18th, 2014

Dictating How Other Nations Should Be Governed

Jackson Diehl complains that the Georgian government is holding abusive former officials …

Posted August 4th, 2014

Obama’s Priorities in the Near East Are No Mystery

Shadi Hamid faults Obama for not pursuing a policy in the Near …

Posted February 19th, 2013

Condi Rice and Interventionist Remedies That Cure Nothing

Condoleeza Rice misses something important: Karl Marx once called on workers of …

Posted November 26th, 2012

The Politics of the So-Called “Arab Winter”

Scoblete flags this odd comment from Alex Altman: If the Arab spring …

Posted September 13th, 2012