Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Nick Kristof”

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

No Yemenis are testifying before Congress. We asked 100 of them to …

Posted December 14th, 2018

Putting an End to U.S. Involvement in the War on Yemen

It is a credit to the perseverance and determination of war opponents that the war is finally being debated and voted on.

Posted December 12th, 2018

Our Complicity in the Crime of Mass Starvation in Yemen

There is no question that the Saudi coalition has been using starvation as a weapon in its war on Yemen, and that by itself should give us a good enough reason to cut off all support to their war effort.

Posted December 7th, 2018

Attacking Syria Is Still a Terrible Idea

The U.S. has neither the authority nor the right to do what Kristof wants to do.

Posted August 18th, 2016

What Is Obama’s Worst Foreign Policy Mistake? It’s Not Syria

Obama’s sin of commission in Yemen is clearly more blameworthy than his “failure” in Syria.

Posted August 11th, 2016

Kristof and the “Mere Flexing” of Military Power

Nick Kristof thinks that the threat of attacking Syria “worked”: In short, …

Posted September 12th, 2013

Gerson and Kristof’s Mindless Pleas for Intervention

Michael Gerson writes: But the war on terrorism does not exhaust America’s …

Posted August 9th, 2012

Op-Ed Militarism and Threat Inflation

Micah Zenko properly ridicules the habitual saber-rattling of certain editorial boards and …

Posted July 19th, 2012

Nick Kristof and Liberal Interventionism Run Amok

Apparently there are very few humanitarian crises that Nick Kristof doesn’t think …

Posted June 11th, 2012