Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Kelley Vlahos”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Senators offer up unprecedented war powers to the president. Kelley Vlahos reports …

Posted April 20th, 2018

Reject the Corker-Kaine AUMF

Perhaps the only thing worse than Congress’ failure to do its job as a check on the executive is when it pretends to do that job by becoming the president’s rubber stamp.

Posted April 18th, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Senators issue challenge: vote on war in Yemen, or get out. Bruce …

Posted March 2nd, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

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

Posted October 13th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Haley debuts Trump’s case for ending Iran nuke deal. Kelley Vlahos reports …

Posted September 8th, 2017

Iran Hawks Try Moving the Goalposts on the Nuclear Deal

Iran hawks have never been interested in an “honest and serious debate,” because whenever there has been such a debate they have been resoundingly defeated.

Posted September 6th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The Los Alamos nuclear fiasco. Kelley Vlahos reports on the dangers of …

Posted July 14th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The new battle for Afghanistan. Kelley Vlahos reports on the war in …

Posted February 17th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Trump and Israel. Kelley Vlahos reports on the uncertainty created by Trump’s …

Posted January 20th, 2017

Trump’s Hard-liners and Israel

Haley and Trump seem to be of one mind that one of the priorities of U.S. foreign policy should be covering for the illegal behavior of a client state.

Posted January 18th, 2017

Secretary Biden? Don’t Bet on It

There are other likely choices that would be a better fit with Clinton and would be even more likely to share her foreign policy priorities.

Posted October 31st, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Rise of the American mercenary. Kelley Vlahos reports on the extensive role …

Posted October 28th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The return of torture? Kelley Vlahos reports on the resistance a future …

Posted September 30th, 2016

A Clinton Win Means An Expanded War in Syria

Clinton has made no secret of her support for “no-fly” and safe zones in Syria.

Posted August 16th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Fallujah in ruins. Kelley Vlahos reports on the aftermath of the expulsion …

Posted July 15th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Military-industrial election. Kelley Vlahos reports on the campaign spending of military contractors. …

Posted July 8th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Will women dodge the draft? Kelley Vlahos reports on the debate over …

Posted May 27th, 2016