Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Matt Purple”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Inside Saudi Arabia’s push to silence criticism of its brutal war on …

Posted April 29th, 2016

The Woes of the GOP “Establishment”

The time for consolidating the “establishment” vote was weeks or months ago, not weeks or months from now.

Posted February 2nd, 2016

Rubio and Bush’s Foreign Policy Debate Errors

Bush and Rubio made several errors on foreign policy last night.

Posted December 16th, 2015

The U.S. Continues to Fuel the Unnecessary War on Yemen

Once again, an ill-conceived, unnecessary war in the name of “stability” has sown more chaos and given a boost to terrorist groups.

Posted December 14th, 2015

Yemen and the War on ISIS

The U.S. ought to stop supporting the Saudis and their allies in Yemen.

Posted November 23rd, 2015

Revisiting Rubio’s Exaggerated Reputation on Foreign Policy

Rubio continues to benefit from an unearned reputation for foreign policy savvy.

Posted November 12th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Neoconservative fairy tales about Syria. Matt Purple debunks some of the most …

Posted October 9th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Russia: superpower or proxy? Kevin Sullivan comments on Russia’s expanded military role …

Posted October 2nd, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The war the world forgot. Gabriel Gatehouse reports in the first part …

Posted September 11th, 2015

The Cruel and Indefensible War on Yemen

This has been one of the ugliest and cruelest episodes of harmful U.S. meddling in the last thirty years.

Posted August 3rd, 2015

The Politics of the Libyan War

If politicians were judged on the quality of their record, Libya would be a major problem for Clinton.

Posted April 24th, 2015

Remembering the Disgraceful Libyan War

The supporters of this disgraceful and unnecessary war have faced no backlash or much serious criticism.

Posted February 18th, 2015

Neoconservatives and Military Intervention

Matt Purple continues last week’s discussion about neoconservatism. He objects to Salam’s …

Posted April 17th, 2014

The Beginnings of Republican Foreign Policy Reform

Matt Purple looks at changes in foreign policy views on the right …

Posted November 18th, 2013

Walker and National Security

Matt Purple joins in the speculation about Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker as …

Posted August 21st, 2013

The Redundancy of Liz Cheney

Matt Purple responded to my post on Cheney and young Republican hawks …

Posted July 22nd, 2013

The Senate Already Has Many Young Republican Hawks

Matt Purple interprets the Cheney run in Wyoming as a response to …

Posted July 18th, 2013