Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Palestine”

Israel’s Occupation and Hawkish Delusions

It is a measure of how fanatical “pro-Israel” hawks in the U.S. have become that they condemn others for accurately describing Israel’s role as an occupier.

Posted April 4th, 2017

An Unfortunate Shift in U.S. Policy on Israel and Palestine

This makes the U.S. position even more lopsidedly in favor of Israel than it was before.

Posted February 15th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Pulling back now won’t absolve American involvement in Yemen. Trevor Thrall criticizes …

Posted December 30th, 2016

Trump Chooses a Hard-line, Pro-Settler Ambassador to Israel

Unfortunately, Trump’s bad choice is entirely in line with his positions on Israel and Palestine.

Posted December 16th, 2016

Israel, Palestine, and the GOP Platform

The plank predictably affirms the wrongheaded, destructive view that there should be “no daylight” between America and Israel.

Posted July 12th, 2016

Clinton’s San Diego Speech on Trump and Foreign Policy

Clinton presented herself as much more of a supporter of diplomatic engagement than she really is while obscuring her reliable support for military action.

Posted June 2nd, 2016

The Candidates Pander at AIPAC

Cruz and Trump put on the typical pandering display one expects from candidates at AIPAC.

Posted March 22nd, 2016

Trump, Rubio, and Israel-Palestine

Trump is at least paying lip service to the idea that securing a peace settlement requires some pretense of even-handedness.

Posted February 24th, 2016

Huckabee: Let’s Have a Palestinian State Anywhere But Palestine

Huckabee’s version of a two-state solution is bizarre and fanatical.

Posted June 2nd, 2015

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