Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Mujahideen-e Khalq”

The Hunt for the Elusive “Moderates”

The U.S. shouldn’t be trying to find suitable proxies in foreign civil wars in the first place.

Posted October 15th, 2014

The Shameless Pro-MEK Lobbying Continues

Just because the MEK is no longer listed as a terrorist organization …

Posted July 16th, 2013

The Illusion of Control

This Jeffrey Goldberg anecdote doesn’t convey the message he thinks it does: …

Posted June 19th, 2013

The Green Movement Wasn’t an Insurrection

Here is a quick reminder of why no one should listen to …

Posted April 17th, 2013

The “Rehabilitation” of the MEK

The Christian Science Monitor reported on the opening of the MEK’s office …

Posted April 16th, 2013

The Next Pro-MEK Lobbying Effort Is About to Begin

No one could have ever seen this coming: Members of Congress and …

Posted September 29th, 2012

The Mistaken Decision to De-List the MEK

Paul Pillar’s response to the de-listing of the MEK is exactly right: …

Posted September 23rd, 2012

Even If He Doesn’t Order an Attack, Romney’s Iran Policy Could Be Dangerous

Noah Millman comments on the debate between Sullivan and Frum on Romney’s …

Posted September 2nd, 2012

The Greed, Cluelessness, and Poor Judgment of the MEK’s American Advocates

U.S. News recently published a long article on the pro-MEK lobbying effort …

Posted July 8th, 2012

The MEK Still Has Not Changed

Nicole Gibson notices that the columnist Clarence Page also spoke at the …

Posted July 3rd, 2012

Gingrich the Historian Strikes Again

Max Fisher recounts Gingrich’s recent attendance at an MEK event in Paris: …

Posted July 2nd, 2012

Romney and the MEK

Ivan Sascha Sheehan takes to the pages of Haaretz to offer the …

Posted June 21st, 2012