Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Ro Khanna”

The Shameful Yemen Veto and Trump’s Foreign Policy

His Yemen veto shows that he will do everything he can to keep an unjust and horrific war going for as long as possible when it is within his power to end U.S. involvement.

Posted April 18th, 2019

House Passes Antiwar Yemen Resolution, 247-175

Congress has finally reasserted its role in matters of war and peace, and this ought to be just the first of many challenges to illegal and unnecessary wars.

Posted April 4th, 2019

House Passes H.J.Res 37, 248-177

Despite the fear-mongering of pro-Saudi hawks, most House members understood that the war serves no American interests.

Posted February 13th, 2019

Antiwar Yemen Resolution Is Expected to Pass Today

The passage of the resolutions in the House and the Senate is only the beginning of an overdue effort to pressure the Saudi coalition to end their war.

Posted February 13th, 2019

Rep. Walter Jones, Rest in Peace

Jones not only acknowledged early on that his initial support for the Iraq war was wrong, but spent the rest of his career fighting for a more restrained and peaceful foreign policy.

Posted February 10th, 2019

Americans Should Reject Military Intervention in Venezuela

U.S. military intervention in Venezuela must not happen.

Posted February 9th, 2019

Ro Khanna’s Case for Restraint and Peace

He and his colleagues in Congress are outlining the principled antiwar and non-interventionist case against Trump’s misadventures.

Posted January 31st, 2019

Congress Can End U.S. Involvement in the War on Yemen

Reasserting Congress’ constitutional role to end our participation in a truly horrific war is long overdue.

Posted January 16th, 2019

Congress Has a Chance to Reject the War on Yemen

Today both the House and the Senate have opportunities to do their constitutional duty and to begin extricating the U.S. from a truly shameful, unnecessary war.

Posted December 12th, 2018

The Midterms and the War on Yemen

The change in control of the House may have the greatest impact on U.S. support for the war on Yemen.

Posted November 7th, 2018

H.Con.Res. 138: Voting to End U.S. Involvement in the War on Yemen

Voting to end U.S. involvement is the right thing to do for the people of Yemen and for the United States.

Posted October 22nd, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Be outraged by America’s role in Yemen’s misery. Nicholas Kristof denounces U.S. …

Posted September 28th, 2018

New Antiwar Resolution on Yemen Introduced in the House

There is growing opposition in Congress to our policy of unconditionally supporting the Saudi coalition as it pulverizes and starves Yemen.

Posted September 26th, 2018

Congress Needs to Force an End to U.S. Involvement in the War on Yemen

Congress has to force the administration to withdraw from this war, and a war powers challenge is the best available way to do that.

Posted September 17th, 2018

Trump’s Unconditional Support for Saudi Coalition War Crimes

Trump and his officials have demonstrated beyond any doubt that their priority is in giving the Saudis and Emiratis virtually everything they want while asking for nothing in return.

Posted September 12th, 2018

The Trump Administration Is Lying to Congress About Yemen

Will lawmakers hold the liars accountable?

Posted September 12th, 2018

Stop the War on Yemen: Pass H. Con. Res. 81

Stop U.S. involvement so that the war on Yemen may finally be brought to an end.

Posted October 10th, 2017