Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Richard Sokolsky”

The Tillerson-Trump Rift

The rift between him and the president is impossible to ignore.

Posted October 5th, 2017

North Korea and Trump Administration Dysfunction

So long as denuclearization remains the goal of U.S. policy, that policy has no chance of success.

Posted October 1st, 2017

Trump, MBS, and the Noxious Saudi Relationship

The kingdom has become a regional menace and a major liability to the U.S.

Posted June 30th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Memo for McMaster. Andrew Bacevich offers Trump’s National Security Advisor some suggestions …

Posted April 14th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Hitting Iran where it won’t hurt. Kate Kizer explains that escalating involvement …

Posted March 10th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Obama’s reckless interventionism. Bonnie Kristian reviews the record of Obama’s many wars. …

Posted January 13th, 2017

How the U.S. Should Handle Its Reckless Clients

The U.S. should be much less anxious about “losing” bad client states around the world than it has been, and the clients should be much more worried about losing U.S. backing than they are.

Posted November 1st, 2016

The Bad, Lopsided U.S.-Saudi Relationship

The U.S. is stupidly enabling destructive Saudi behavior and making America new enemies.

Posted October 31st, 2016

Of Course Clinton Will Be Very Hawkish as President

We should assume that she will get the U.S. involved in crises and conflicts that have not yet begun.

Posted August 9th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

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

Posted May 15th, 2015