Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Jane Ferguson”

Yemen Is On the ‘Knife’s Edge’ of Famine

The sheer number of innocent lives at risk from starvation is shocking, but what is even more shocking is that the profound suffering of the people of Yemen barely registers in the rest of the world.

Posted July 23rd, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

As millions face starvation, American-made bombs are killing civilians. Democracy Now! interviews …

Posted July 20th, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Is intentional starvation the future of war? Jane Ferguson reports on the …

Posted July 13th, 2018

Killing Yemen with Hunger

The war on Yemen further impoverishes an already poor country and strangles the civilian population with starvation.

Posted July 11th, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

American-made bombs are killing civilians, destroying infrastructure, and fueling anger against the …

Posted July 6th, 2018

The Indefensible War on Yemen

Supporters of the war on Yemen can’t defend what the Saudi coalition has actually done.

Posted July 6th, 2018

‘America Is The Whole Thing’: U.S. Complicity in the Destruction of Yemen

The people of Yemen know only too well that the U.S. is responsible for backing the Saudi and Emirati attack on their country.

Posted July 5th, 2018

An Excellent Report on the War on Yemen

Ferguson’s reporting does an excellent job of explaining the origins of the conflict and highlighting the destructive effects of the Saudi coalition bombing campaign and blockade on the civilian population.

Posted July 3rd, 2018