Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Chad”

The Absurd Reason Why Chad Was Included in the Travel Ban

Chad’s inclusion has driven home just how arbitrary and unreasonable the policy is.

Posted October 19th, 2017

A Setback for the Preposterous Travel Ban

The inclusion of Chad has illustrated just how preposterous the ban is.

Posted October 18th, 2017

The Costs of the Stupid, Unnecessary Travel Ban

The travel ban may be making other parts of the world less secure by undermining security partnerships for no reason.

Posted October 13th, 2017

The Travel Ban: A ‘Theatrical Exercise in Demagoguery’

This is what happens when an incompetent administration makes responding to a wildly exaggerated threat one of its priorities.

Posted September 27th, 2017

The Baffling Inclusion of Chad in the Travel Ban

U.S. diplomats in Chad are still trying to figure out why this happened, but they are understandably having difficulty making sense of an absurd decision.

Posted September 27th, 2017

The Return of the Stupid and Unnecessary Travel Ban

The now-indefinite ban on almost all kinds of travel from Iran is a pointless slap in the face of one of the most pro-American peoples in the world.

Posted September 25th, 2017