Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Gaza”

Haley’s Embarrassing Defense of the Gaza Massacre

Talking incessantly about Iran to avoid addressing the issue at hand has become a typical maneuver for Haley whenever U.S. clients commit some outrage that she would rather ignore.

Posted May 15th, 2018

The Trump Administration’s Despicable Response to the Gaza Massacre

Refusing to hold Israel responsible for its crimes guarantees that there will be more of them in the weeks and months to come.

Posted May 14th, 2018

Massacring Palestinians with Impunity

Gunning down dozens of people in a single day qualifies as a massacre no matter how much anyone wants to spin it as something else.

Posted May 14th, 2018

Pompeo and Israel’s Excessive and Illegal Use of Force in Gaza

Over two million people suffer because of the blockade, and when some of them object to this appalling treatment they are maimed and killed with live ammunition.

Posted April 30th, 2018

Israel’s Illegal and Excessive Use of Lethal Force in Gaza

There is no excuse for the illegal and excessive use of force against these protesters.

Posted April 8th, 2018

Treating a Massacre as ‘Business as Usual’

The indifferent reaction to the illegal shooting of unarmed protesters is truly obnoxious.

Posted April 3rd, 2018

End the Blockade of Gaza

The ongoing blockade of Gaza is excessive and cruel to the millions of people affected by it.

Posted March 31st, 2018

Rubio’s Costly, Confrontational Anti-Iranian Policy

Rubio makes no attempt to weigh the costs of this extremely confrontational policy.

Posted July 29th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Shakespeare’s elusive politics. Noah Millman rejects the idea that Shakespeare was simply …

Posted August 8th, 2014

The Warsi Resignation and U.K. Foreign Policy

The Economist‘s Blighty blog comments on Baroness Sayeeda Warsi’s resignation from the …

Posted August 5th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Why WWI lasted as long as it did. Stephen Walt considers the …

Posted August 1st, 2014

Gaza and Self-Defense

Jonathan Chait explains why the latest Gaza military operation has made him …

Posted July 30th, 2014

Americans Don’t Want the U.S. To Take Sides in Foreign Conflicts

There were some interesting YouGov findings on American public opinion and foreign …

Posted July 28th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Time for U.S. forces to leave South Korea. Christopher Lee makes the …

Posted July 25th, 2014

Gaza and U.S. Public Opinion

Gallup finds that Americans are split on the question of whether Israel’s …

Posted July 24th, 2014

Gaza and Moral Idiocy

Rich Lowry dutifully recites the official line on the conflict in Gaza: …

Posted July 24th, 2014

The Ends Still Don’t Justify the Means

Yishai Schwartz makes a terrible argument in support of Israel’s military operation …

Posted July 22nd, 2014