Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Palestine”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Time to stop holding Saudi Arabia’s hand. Jeremy Shapiro and Richard Sokolsky …

Posted May 15th, 2015

The Underwhelming U.S. Response to Israeli Intransigence

The administration’s reaction is fine as far as it goes, but it doesn’t amount to very much.

Posted March 19th, 2015

The Election and the U.S.-Israel Relationship

Under Netanyahu, Israel has gone out of its way to become a vocal antagonist to major U.S. policy goals in the region.

Posted March 18th, 2015

Netanyahu and Palestinian Statehood

Netanyahu is declaring his overt opposition to another major U.S. policy goal in the region.

Posted March 16th, 2015

Paul’s Ill-Conceived Outreach to Hard-liners

Rand Paul’s attempts to placate hard-liners in his party are useless.

Posted February 24th, 2015

Huckabee and Palestine

Huckabee wants Palestinians to have their own country as long as they aren’t in their own country.

Posted February 24th, 2015

Ed Miliband and the Libyan War

Miliband’s support for the Libyan war is a warning of the kind of foreign policy he favors.

Posted February 16th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Antiwar Eastwood. Asawin Suebsaeng reports on Clint Eastwood’s antiwar views and how …

Posted January 23rd, 2015

The Dumb Drive to Defund Palestine

Once again we are presented with a dumb “pro-Israel” proposal that will make conditions worse for all involved.

Posted January 7th, 2015

Public Opinion and Israel/Palestine

U.S. policy on Israel and Palestine continues to be wildly at odds with what most Americans claim to want.

Posted January 7th, 2015

U.S. Public Opinion and Israel/Palestine

U.S. policy on Israel and Palestine is wildly at odds with what most Americans claim to want.

Posted December 8th, 2014

Huckabee 2016: Why?

Another Huckabee campaign doesn’t make much sense at this point.

Posted November 12th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Captivity among the Syrian rebels. Theo Padnos recounts his experiences of torture …

Posted October 31st, 2014

Recognizing Palestine and the Two-State Solution Mirage

International recognition of Palestine cannot put a “brake” on a peace process that isn’t going anywhere.

Posted October 16th, 2014

The British Vote to Recognize Palestine

The House of Commons vote is a sign that Israel is losing ground among some of its otherwise reliable supporters in the West.

Posted October 14th, 2014

Israel and Public Opinion

Most Americans don’t want the U.S. backing Israel to the hilt.

Posted September 15th, 2014

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

A portrait of an imperialist. Geoffrey Wheatcroft reviews Lawrence James’ Churchill and …

Posted August 22nd, 2014