Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Tony Badran”

Why Lies About the War on Yemen Matter

Lies about the war on Yemen matter because they give cover to heinous abuses by the Saudi and Emirati governments, they misrepresent the real causes of the war, and therefore they make it that much harder to bring the war to a close.

Posted December 3rd, 2018

The Iran Obsession and ‘Useful Fictions’

The only interests served by the fiction that Iran is responsible for the war on Yemen are those of the Saudi and Emirati governments and their hirelings here in the U.S.

Posted November 23rd, 2018

The Election Hasn’t Changed U.S. Syria Policy

Tony Badran’s assessment of current U.S. policy in Syria seems correct: The …

Posted November 17th, 2012

Interventionist Rhetoric and the Need to Find “Good Guys” in Foreign Conflicts

Tony Badran discusses Syria and regime propaganda: Beyond the moral realm, the …

Posted June 14th, 2012