Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Britain”

Iran Hawks Can’t Stop Lying About the Nuclear Deal

Our government is risking harm to our relations with allies by lying about the nuclear deal.

Posted October 19th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The awful legacy of the burn pits. Kelley Vlahos reports on Delay, …

Posted October 13th, 2017

It’s Time for May to Go

May should have already resigned before now.

Posted October 4th, 2017

The Folly of Reneging on the Nuclear Deal

The U.S. would gain nothing from reneging on the deal.

Posted September 26th, 2017

The Glaring Omissions in Western Coverage of the War on Yemen

Yemen’s humanitarian disaster is being created by ongoing policies of the coalition governments and their Western backers.

Posted September 8th, 2017

Johnson’s Clownish Tenure as Foreign Secretary

The reviews for Johnson are in, and they’re very negative.

Posted August 29th, 2017

The Man-Made Catastrophe in Yemen: Made Possible By the U.S. and U.K.

The U.S. and U.K. provide the coalition the means to wage a war they could not otherwise fight.

Posted August 28th, 2017

Poll: British Public Overwhelmingly Opposes Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia

British support for the war on Yemen has scant support among the public there.

Posted July 17th, 2017

Why May Should Go

May is finished politically, and the Conservatives should replace her sooner rather than later.

Posted July 12th, 2017

Another Debacle for May

Debacles of this kind are becoming more and more ordinary under May’s leadership.

Posted June 21st, 2017

May’s Time Is Almost Up

It is a testament to how badly May failed that she has left her party in such a bad state that it can’t risk ousting her right away for fear of losing the next election.

Posted June 10th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Theresa May’s strategy explodes in her face. Michael Brendan Dougherty considers the …

Posted June 9th, 2017

May’s Costly Gamble

The U.K. and the Conservative Party would both be well-served by her speedy departure.

Posted June 8th, 2017

U.K. Exit Poll Points to Hung Parliament

An election that was supposed to consolidate May’s position and provide “strong and stable” government appears to have produced exactly the opposite.

Posted June 8th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

After Trump’s visit, a feud breaks out among the Gulf states. Frida …

Posted June 2nd, 2017

The Atrocious U.S.-Backed War on Yemen Continues

The humanitarian catastrophe now consuming the people of Yemen is entirely man-made.

Posted May 31st, 2017

Could the Tories Lose?

The Conservatives have run their campaign on the possibly fatal assumption that they couldn’t lose no matter what they did.

Posted May 31st, 2017