Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “S.J.Res. 7”

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

A Weak Defense for an Indefensible Veto

Trump’s statement in defense of his indefensible veto is exceptionally weak and dishonest, and members of Congress should treat his message with the contempt it deserves.

Posted April 17th, 2019

Trump’s Shameful Yemen Veto Defines His Presidency

With this veto, he has defined his presidency with his abject subservience to Riyadh and his complete indifference to the world’s worst humanitarian crisis.

Posted April 16th, 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 Will Vote on Antiwar Yemen Resolution Today

The House majority has an opportunity to prevent war supporters from sabotaging another resolution, but they will have to call out their cynical maneuver for what it is.

Posted April 4th, 2019

Pompeo’s Obnoxious Yemen Lies

It takes remarkable gall for the enablers of bombing and mass starvation to lecture anyone else on disregard for human life.

Posted March 15th, 2019

The Senate Passes Antiwar Yemen Resolution (S.J.Res. 7)

The Senate has once again delivered an historic rebuke to presidential overreach and an indefensible policy in Yemen.

Posted March 13th, 2019

The Senate Votes on Antiwar Yemen Resolution Tomorrow

Voting to end U.S. involvement in the war is only the first step in bringing peace to Yemen, but it is essential and long overdue.

Posted March 12th, 2019

End U.S. Support for the Abominable War on Yemen

Each day that U.S. support for the war continues is another day that we are responsible for enabling countless war crimes and the crime of mass starvation.

Posted March 6th, 2019

The Craven GOP and the War on Yemen

Congressional Republicans have once again outdone themselves in their craven and cynical efforts to stymie a resolution calling for an end to U.S. involvement in the war on Yemen.

Posted February 26th, 2019