Daniel Larison

  • Jeffrey Goldberg believes that Romney would be more likely to revive the Israeli-Palestinian “peace process”:If Netanyahu remains prime minister for an extended period, Romney has a better chance of resuscitating peace talks than Obama.It is almost certainly the case that the fate of ...

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  • One year after the US, Britain, and France began their war in Libya, the harmful consequences of Western intervention are readily apparent. The internal disorder and regional instability that the West’s assault created were foreseen by many critics. And yet, Western governments made no ...

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  • Hawkish agitators are clamouring for the West to intervene in Syria’s bloody civil war. That’s a terrible, terrible idea.Despite a growing chorus of demands in the media for greater Western involvement in the ongoing civil war in Syria, the official US response has been appropriately ...

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  • US-Pakistan relations have reached a new low this year and Washington bears a significant amount of the blame. The American use of drone strikes in western Pakistan has always been unpopular with the Pakistani public, but these strikes are now being done in defiance of the formal demands of the ...

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