Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Samuel Oakford”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

America’s (dis)regard for our soldiers and veterans. Michael Desch comments on our …

Posted September 1st, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

After Trump’s visit, a feud breaks out among the Gulf states. Frida …

Posted June 2nd, 2017

Obama’s Horrible Legacy in Yemen

Thanks to Obama’s indulgence of the Saudis, millions of Yemenis are on the brink of famine.

Posted September 26th, 2016

The War on Yemen and the Folly of Enabling Reckless Clients

When indulging their destructive policy is the only discernible goal of U.S. support, it seems that there is nothing that the Saudis and their allies can do to jeopardize our government’s backing.

Posted August 22nd, 2016

Over 500 Days of the Indefensible, U.S.-Backed War on Yemen

The U.S. continues to enable the Saudis’ reckless, atrocious war of choice.

Posted August 9th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

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

Posted August 5th, 2016

Murphy and Paul Seek to Halt Arms Sales to the Saudis

Murphy and Paul deserve a lot of credit for taking on an issue that has mostly been ignored by their colleagues in the Senate.

Posted April 13th, 2016

More U.S. Weapons for the Saudis’ War on Yemen

The bombing campaign will continue to claim more civilian lives, and the U.S. will be partly responsible for that.

Posted November 17th, 2015

Yemen and the Coalition of the Wicked

The U.S. is aiding many despicable and oppressive governments in the war on Yemen.

Posted November 9th, 2015

Helping the Saudis to Cover Up Their Abuses

It’s important to understand the lengths to which the U.S. is prepared to go to back up the indefensible Saudi-led campaign.

Posted October 1st, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The British Empire and WWII. William Dalrymple reviews Yasmin Khan’s The Raj …

Posted July 31st, 2015