Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Nikki Haley”

Another Senseless, Illegal Killing in Gaza by Israeli Forces

Ms. Najjar’s killing is just the latest in a series of illegal shootings of unarmed Palestinians in Gaza.

Posted June 2nd, 2018

Haley’s Embarrassing Defense of the Gaza Massacre

Talking incessantly about Iran to avoid addressing the issue at hand has become a typical maneuver for Haley whenever U.S. clients commit some outrage that she would rather ignore.

Posted May 15th, 2018

The World Continues to Ignore the Catastrophe in Yemen

There is no government defending the interests of the tens of millions of Yemenis that desperately need relief and an end to the war and blockade.

Posted February 27th, 2018

Haley’s Misleading Op-Ed and the War on Yemen

Haley ignores the far more numerous and egregious violations of international law by the Saudis and their allies.

Posted February 19th, 2018

Haley and the Trump Administration’s Contempt for Diplomacy

There is no more obvious non-starter than demanding that the other side surrender before negotiations even begin.

Posted January 2nd, 2018

The U.N. General Assembly Rebukes the Trump Administration

When that many allied and friendly governments tell the administration that they are in the wrong, it would be wise to rethink the decision that earned the U.S. this rebuke.

Posted December 21st, 2017

Trump’s ‘Pro-Israel’ Tantrum

Both Trump and Haley have responded to international opposition to U.S. recognition of Jerusalem with all the composure of spoiled children throwing a tantrum.

Posted December 20th, 2017

Haley’s Petty Threats at the U.N.

There is nothing quite so pitiful as having the representative of the world’s lone superpower whining about how mean the other members of the U.N. are being.

Posted December 19th, 2017

An Embarrassing Veto at the U.N.

The use of the veto to block the resolution is a measure of how overwhelming the international consensus against the U.S. position on Jerusalem is.

Posted December 18th, 2017

Haley’s Stunt and the War on Yemen

Haley’s stunt is a lame bid to try to make people forget that our clients are committing crimes against humanity with our government’s assistance.

Posted December 14th, 2017

Haley’s Empty Threats and Unrealistic Demands

The administration’s response to the latest test shows that they remain wedded to a bankrupt approach that prioritizes isolation and punitive measures.

Posted November 29th, 2017

The Trump-Corker Feud Resumes

Corker notably isn’t challenging the administration on the substance of its policies, and that is what needs far greater scrutiny and criticism from members of Congress.

Posted October 24th, 2017

Replacing Tillerson Doesn’t Fix Anything

Tillerson has failed in his first year, but there is no reason to think that Haley would be any more successful.

Posted October 23rd, 2017

A Tillerson Resignation Wouldn’t Fix Anything

Anyone foolish enough to take Tillerson’s job would be sabotaged by more of the same random outbursts and threats from Trump.

Posted October 2nd, 2017

The Trump Administration’s Uninformed Hostility to the Nuclear Deal

It is important to remember how ill-informed and baseless the administration’s opposition to the nuclear deal is.

Posted September 29th, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Haley debuts Trump’s case for ending Iran nuke deal. Kelley Vlahos reports …

Posted September 8th, 2017

Replacing Tillerson with Haley Would Be a Mistake

Especially when it comes to Iran and North Korea, Haley is much more hawkish and ideological than Tillerson.

Posted September 6th, 2017