Daniel Larison

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The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

How the Trump administration is making Hezbollah stronger. Anchal Vohra reports on …

Posted April 5th, 2019

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Four years on, the Yemen war remains Saudi Arabia’s albatross. Bruce Riedel …

Posted March 22nd, 2019

It’s Time to Cut the Saudis Loose

Ending an increasingly costly client relationship is sound policy, and in this case it is also the right thing to do on principle.

Posted March 22nd, 2019

Washington’s Continuing Failure to Understand Our Adversaries

The U.S. keeps expecting North Korea to give up something that they have no reason to give up in exchange for something that isn’t as important to them as we think it is.

Posted March 4th, 2019

Attacking Iran Would Be Criminal and Disastrous

It is not an accident that one of the most consistent and fanatical advocates for bombing Iran is John Bolton, whose seething contempt for international law and institutions is well-known.

Posted February 25th, 2019

Our Addiction to Global Primacy

We need to get help for our primacy addiction before it kills us.

Posted December 3rd, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Act now to save Yemeni lives. The heads of five major humanitarian …

Posted November 30th, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Congress is forcing a confrontation with Saudi Arabia. Mohamad Bazzi comments on …

Posted October 12th, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Tougher U.S. sanctions will enrich the IRGC. Esfandyar Batmanghelidj explains how reimposed …

Posted October 5th, 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

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

American-made bombs are killing civilians, destroying infrastructure, and fueling anger against the …

Posted July 6th, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The art of the regime change. Stephen Walt responds to Trump’s decision …

Posted May 11th, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Mohammed bin Salman: bold reformer or reckless autocrat? William Hartung criticizes the …

Posted March 16th, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Trump’s military budget is a bonanza for hawks. Christopher Preble considers the …

Posted February 23rd, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Trump’s National Defense Strategy has the Pentagon popping champagne. Andrew Bacevich dissects …

Posted January 26th, 2018

The U.S. Should Reject Preventive War

The U.S. should repudiate preventive warfare because it is both illegal and inherently unjust.

Posted September 22nd, 2017

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

The odds against antiwar warriors. Andrew Bacevich reviews Michael Kazin’s War Against …

Posted March 31st, 2017