Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Saudi Arabia”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

What Cuba means for Latin America. Catherine Addington considers how normalization with …

Posted August 28th, 2015

The Civilian Victims of the War on Yemen

The war on Yemen will continue claiming innocent victims long after the hostilities end.

Posted August 27th, 2015

Five Months of the War on Yemen

Our government is helping to batter and starve an entire country simply to placate a band of despots.

Posted August 26th, 2015

The Humanitarian Disaster in Yemen Continues

The war on Yemen keeps going, and the country’s humanitarian crisis continues to worsen.

Posted August 25th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Debunking the bad arguments against the nuclear deal. Nicholas Miller refutes five …

Posted August 14th, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

P5+1 nations press Senate Democrats to support the nuclear deal. John Hudson …

Posted August 7th, 2015

Why Does the U.S. Support the War on Yemen?

It is just another example of our needlessly destructive meddling in the affairs of other nations..

Posted August 4th, 2015

Entangling and Enabling Alliances

Allies and clients sometimes drag the U.S. into conflicts that our government wouldn’t otherwise join.

Posted August 4th, 2015

The Cruel and Indefensible War on Yemen

This has been one of the ugliest and cruelest episodes of harmful U.S. meddling in the last thirty years.

Posted August 3rd, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

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

Posted July 31st, 2015

The Ongoing Starvation of Yemen

The Saudis and their allies are starving the country to death with the support of our government.

Posted July 28th, 2015

Yemen Is Dying of Thirst

These are the horrific consequences of ill-conceived and reckless military intervention.

Posted July 23rd, 2015

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The Iran deal is a great success. John Glaser and Justin Logan …

Posted July 17th, 2015

The U.S. and Al Qaeda Are on the Same Side in Yemen

The U.S. is enabling this disaster with its continued support for the Saudis’ unnecessary and indefensible war on Yemen.

Posted July 16th, 2015

Ignatius’ Bad Advice on Iran

If there is a government in the region that needs to be presented with a “sharp choice” regarding its destabilizing foreign policy, it is the one based in Riyadh.

Posted July 16th, 2015

The War on Yemen and Al Qaeda

The U.S. is helping the Saudis to attack AQAP’s enemies while leaving the jihadists largely untouched.

Posted July 13th, 2015

The U.S. and the War on Yemen

The U.S. has participated in this appalling war for nothing.

Posted July 10th, 2015