Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Paul Pillar”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Flynn has it in for Iran. Jim Lobe reviews some of Michael …

Posted November 25th, 2016

Flynn and Ledeen’s Imaginary ‘Alliance’

We should have no illusions about the quality of advice Flynn will be giving Trump.

Posted November 23rd, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Rise of the American mercenary. Kelley Vlahos reports on the extensive role …

Posted October 28th, 2016

The Perilous ‘Middle Ground’ That Clinton Represents

Obama could not move the U.S. away from the disastrous policies of the Bush era, and under Clinton there won’t even be the pretense.

Posted October 27th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The election that killed foreign policy. Paul Pillar remarks on the damage …

Posted October 21st, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

One woman’s lonely struggle against famine in Yemen. Nawal al-Maghafi reports on …

Posted September 23rd, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The Senate’s dereliction of duty on NATO expansion. Nikolas Gvosdev reviews the …

Posted August 26th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

How the Saudis cover up their Yemen abuses with U.S. help. Samuel …

Posted August 5th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Fallujah in ruins. Kelley Vlahos reports on the aftermath of the expulsion …

Posted July 15th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Clinton’s hawk-in-waiting. Philip Giraldi reviews the record of Victoria Nuland, a likely …

Posted May 20th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Cameron is in the fight of his life. Philip Johnston comments on …

Posted May 13th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

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

Posted April 29th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Libya and the five stages of intervention. Trevor Thrall explains how the …

Posted April 22nd, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Is Trump a realist? Leon Hadar considers the evidence and concludes that …

Posted February 5th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The presidential campaign is ISIS’ latest victim. Michael Cohen shows how constant …

Posted January 29th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Unmaking England. Benjamin Schwarz considers the effects of the last twenty years …

Posted January 15th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Don’t take sides in other people’s quarrels. Paul Pillar explains why the …

Posted January 8th, 2016