Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Jabhat al-Nusra”

The Folly of Arming the Syrian Opposition Revisited

Ashley Frohwein has a terrible idea: Related to this, outside efforts to …

Posted January 14th, 2014

Another Terrible Idea for U.S. Meddling in Syria

Michael Totten offers a perfectly terrible proposal for greater U.S. meddling in …

Posted November 5th, 2013

The “Islamist Alliance” and the Folly of Arming the Syrian Opposition

The Post reports on the creation of a new alliance of Syrian …

Posted September 26th, 2013

Dennis Ross’ Terrible Case for Syrian Intervention

Dennis Ross rehashes the unpersuasive case for intervention in Syria: It is …

Posted April 18th, 2013

The Obnoxious Revisionism of Iraq War Dead-enders

Nada Bakos joins in refuting that awful Jackson Diehl op-ed on Iraq …

Posted April 3rd, 2013

When All Else Fails, Use a Horribly Flawed WWII Analogy

Max Boot must be running out of ways to agitate for intervention …

Posted December 12th, 2012

Syrian Intervention Is Both Thankless and Unnecessary

The New York Times reports on the backlash against the listing of …

Posted December 11th, 2012