Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Suzanne Maloney”

Trump Wreaks Havoc on the Iranian People

Wreaking havoc on the population has always seemed to be the point of the policy.

Posted June 10th, 2019

Pompeo’s Allergy to Tough Questions

This isn’t an isolated episode for Pompeo, but fits into a pattern of berating reporters for doing their jobs that goes back to the early days of his tenure at State.

Posted April 14th, 2019

The Saudi Sycophants in the Trump Administration

The Trump administration’s cynical indulgence of self-serving Saudi claims has been on full display this week.

Posted October 16th, 2018

Pompeo’s Stale Talking Points at the Reagan Library

Mike Pompeo had nothing new to say in his Iran speech at the Reagan Library, and throughout his address he used the Iranian people as props to advance policies that inflict serious harm on them.

Posted July 22nd, 2018

Trump’s Unreasonable Maximalism

It is peculiar how self-described nationalists here in the U.S. are consistently the last to understand that other nations value their independence and sovereignty and resent being dictated to by our government.

Posted May 22nd, 2018

Pompeo’s Preposterous Iran Speech

Pompeo’s speech is obviously a pretext for escalation and conflict.

Posted May 21st, 2018

Down the Rabbit Hole with Samuels

The main problem with Samuels’ defense is that he never addresses the major flaws in the profile.

Posted May 13th, 2016

The Iran Hawks’ Campaign of Deception

There has been a massive campaign of deception perpetrated by one side in this debate over the nuclear deal.

Posted May 11th, 2016

Why Using Iran in the Syria Debate Is Dangerous

Suzanne Maloney talks sense to people promoting the “attack Syria to warn …

Posted September 12th, 2013