Rare Contributor

Daniel DePetris

Daniel R. DePetris is a Middle East analyst for Wikistrat, Inc, and a contributor to the National Interest.


H.R. McMaster, Trump’s newest hire, will face an immense challenge in Washington National security H.R. McMaster, Trump’s newest hire, will face an immense challenge in Washington Daniel DePetris, 9:58am, February 22
Rare POV
Memo to Trump: Stop whining about “fake news” and start focusing on policy Trump Memo to Trump: Stop whining about “fake news” and start focusing on policy Daniel DePetris, 3:24pm, February 20
Rare POV
James Mattis was right to call out our NATO partners, but he needs to go even further Foreign policy James Mattis was right to call out our NATO partners, but he needs to go even further Daniel DePetris, 3:47pm, February 17
Rare POV
Sacking Mike Flynn isn’t enough—the government needs to investigate what happened National security Sacking Mike Flynn isn’t enough—the government needs to investigate what happened Daniel DePetris, 4:57pm, February 14
Rare POV
The U.S. Senate is no longer the world’s greatest deliberative body Rare Politics The U.S. Senate is no longer the world’s greatest deliberative body Daniel DePetris, 3:35pm, February 8
Rare POV
Guy who approved torture and lawless war under Bush suddenly worried about Trump’s power Government run amok Guy who approved torture and lawless war under Bush suddenly worried about Trump’s power Daniel DePetris, 4:34pm, February 7
Rare POV
Donald Trump’s new sanctions on Iran really aren’t that big of a deal Foreign policy Donald Trump’s new sanctions on Iran really aren’t that big of a deal Daniel DePetris, 5:03pm, February 3
Rare POV
Congressional Democrats are acting like a bunch of obstructionist babies Democrats Congressional Democrats are acting like a bunch of obstructionist babies Daniel DePetris, 10:41am, February 2
Rare POV
Donald Trump should immediately exempt translators from his immigration ban order Immigration Donald Trump should immediately exempt translators from his immigration ban order Daniel DePetris, 3:38pm, January 30
Rare POV
Donald Trump is getting ready to make big changes to America’s refugee policy Immigration Donald Trump is getting ready to make big changes to America’s refugee policy Daniel DePetris, 2:42pm, January 26
Rare POV
Donald Trump should stop picking fights with the press and start focusing on policy Rare Politics Donald Trump should stop picking fights with the press and start focusing on policy Daniel DePetris, 10:23am, January 23
Rare POV
Great news: Donald Trump’s ambassador nominee is determined to overhaul the U.N. Foreign policy Great news: Donald Trump’s ambassador nominee is determined to overhaul the U.N. Daniel DePetris, 3:31pm, January 19
Rare POV
Donald Trump’s latest bold move declares war on the press — here’s why it’s a bad idea The media Donald Trump’s latest bold move declares war on the press — here’s why it’s a bad idea Daniel DePetris, 5:01pm, January 16
Rare POV
It sure looks like Marco Rubio is gaming his vote on Rex Tillerson to recover from his presidential run Republicans It sure looks like Marco Rubio is gaming his vote on Rex Tillerson to recover from his presidential run Daniel DePetris, 3:29pm, January 13
Rare POV
Jeff Sessions emerged unscathed from his first day of confirmation hearings Rare Politics Jeff Sessions emerged unscathed from his first day of confirmation hearings Daniel DePetris, 3:23pm, January 11
Rare POV
President Obama wasn’t nearly as bad on Russia as you think Rare Politics President Obama wasn’t nearly as bad on Russia as you think Daniel DePetris, 9:40am, January 9
Rare POV
Is there anything else Trump can do to ruin his relationship with the intelligence community? Rare Politics Is there anything else Trump can do to ruin his relationship with the intelligence community? Daniel DePetris, 3:51pm, January 5
Rare POV
Republicans have no one to blame but themselves for their ethics blunder Republicans Republicans have no one to blame but themselves for their ethics blunder Daniel DePetris, 4:56pm, January 3
Rare POV
If Trump wants better relations with Russia, he’ll need to pick a fight with his own party Foreign policy If Trump wants better relations with Russia, he’ll need to pick a fight with his own party Daniel DePetris, 4:19pm, December 30
Rare POV
President Obama takes a major shot at Hillary and it’s a message Democrats need to hear Election 2016 President Obama takes a major shot at Hillary and it’s a message Democrats need to hear Daniel DePetris, 2:32pm, December 28
Rare POV
The New York Times’ anti-Electoral College editorial isn’t fooling anyone Election 2016 The New York Times’ anti-Electoral College editorial isn’t fooling anyone Daniel DePetris, 8:53am, December 21
Rare POV
Here’s why Trump’s controversial nominee to be Israeli ambassador could be a great choice Foreign policy Here’s why Trump’s controversial nominee to be Israeli ambassador could be a great choice Daniel DePetris, 9:33am, December 19
Rare POV
Trump should break his promise and not move America’s embassy to Jerusalem Foreign policy Trump should break his promise and not move America’s embassy to Jerusalem Daniel DePetris, 10:48am, December 15
Rare POV
Here are five questions that Rex Tillerson will need to answer Foreign policy Here are five questions that Rex Tillerson will need to answer Daniel DePetris, 10:39am, December 14
Rare POV
What could Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Deputy Secretary John Bolton mean for U.S. foreign policy? Rare Politics What could Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Deputy Secretary John Bolton mean for U.S. foreign policy? Daniel DePetris, 5:14pm, December 10
Rare POV
Don’t buy the nostalgia: Harry Reid is an architect of Washington’s dysfunction The Populist Don’t buy the nostalgia: Harry Reid is an architect of Washington’s dysfunction Daniel DePetris, 2:45pm, December 9
Rare POV
Don’t count Joe Biden out in 2020 Rare Politics Don’t count Joe Biden out in 2020 Daniel DePetris, 9:31am, December 7
Rare POV
Can James Mattis take on the bureaucratic monster that is the Defense Department? Government run amok Can James Mattis take on the bureaucratic monster that is the Defense Department? Daniel DePetris, 8:41am, December 6
Rare POV
Congress is trying to send anti-aircraft missiles to Syria’s jihadist-infested rebellion Foreign policy Congress is trying to send anti-aircraft missiles to Syria’s jihadist-infested rebellion Daniel DePetris, 2:10pm, December 1
Rare POV
Mitt Romney or Rudy Giuliani for secretary of state? Trump should pick neither Rare Politics Mitt Romney or Rudy Giuliani for secretary of state? Trump should pick neither Daniel DePetris, 8:35am, November 28
Rare POV