Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Leonid Bershidsky”

The Enormous Folly of Arming Ukraine

The effect would be to cause more instability and violence mostly at Ukraine’s expense.

Posted August 8th, 2017

Arming Ukraine Is Still Folly

Sending more weapons into Ukraine risks reigniting and escalating the conflict at the same time that it deepens U.S. involvement in it.

Posted August 1st, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

U.S. questions detainees in Yemen prisons rife with torture. The AP reports …

Posted June 23rd, 2017

The Last Gasp of Bush-Era Republicanism

McMullin’s campaign isn’t going to lead to a “new conservative movement.”

Posted November 3rd, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Saudi Arabia’s senseless pursuit of war in Yemen. The Financial Times calls …

Posted October 14th, 2016

A Clinton Win Means an Expanded War in Syria

Clinton has told us explicitly many times that she means to increase U.S. involvement in Syria.

Posted October 13th, 2016

Maybe Rubio’s Just a Bad Presidential Candidate

The simplest explanation is that Rubio isn’t winning because he hasn’t put in the time or effort into campaigning.

Posted January 28th, 2016

Montenegro and NATO

The decision to expand NATO again is a bad one.

Posted December 3rd, 2015

Bush’s Underwhelming European Tour

Bush’s Berlin speech fell flat.

Posted June 10th, 2015

Two Cheers for “Kyrzbekistan”

The error that confused two real countries and created a fake one isn’t funny, but it is good to draw attention to how laughable it is.

Posted January 12th, 2015

Weekly Roundup

Who are the protesters in Ukraine? Keith Darden and Lucan Way review …

Posted February 14th, 2014