Daniel Larison

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Senate Passes Disapproval Resolutions on Arms Sales

Both U.S. involvement in the war on Yemen and the arms sales are continuing mostly because of the president, and he owns the consequences of this despicable policy.

Posted June 20th, 2019

The Real Emergency Is in Yemen

If Trump gets away with his bogus arms sales “emergency,” the real emergency in Yemen will only get worse.

Posted June 13th, 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 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

For Peace in Yemen, End U.S. Support for the Saudi Coalition

Our involvement in the war has been one of the problems and it remains a significant obstacle to finding a negotiated political solution to the war.

Posted March 27th, 2019

The Assault on Hodeidah Will Cause Mass Starvation in Yemen

By attacking the port and cutting off the vast majority of the population from their main source of food, fuel, and medicine, the coalition is all but announcing that it intends to starve the population.

Posted June 14th, 2018

U.S. Is Increasing Support for the Saudi Coalition Attack on Hodeidah

We are on the eve of one of the greatest crimes committed in this century, and the U.S. is aiding and abetting the perpetrators.

Posted June 12th, 2018

U.S. Backing for the Saudi Coalition Attack on Hodeidah Is a Disgrace

The U.S. could prevent the horror that is about to engulf Hodeidah and the rest of Yemen, but it is going along with it and lending assistance to the governments responsible for it.

Posted June 11th, 2018

The Saudi Blockade Keeps Killing Yemenis with Starvation and Disease

The longer that the Saudis and their allies keep strangling the country, the worse these conditions will get.

Posted December 4th, 2017

The Saudis’ Crime Against Humanity

As long as the coalition blockade is in place, famine and disease will still claim countless lives.

Posted November 24th, 2017

The Deliberate Starvation of Yemen

The deliberate starvation of Yemen is the most important story in the world.

Posted November 20th, 2017

Yemen Is Being Strangled to Death

The Saudis and their allies are deliberately trying to strangle the civilian population by depriving them of essential food and medicine.

Posted November 14th, 2017

Yemen: The Worst Humanitarian Crisis in the World

Tens of millions are in serious need of food there.

Posted August 17th, 2016

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Libya and the five stages of intervention. Trevor Thrall explains how the …

Posted April 22nd, 2016