Conn Hallinan

Conn Hallinan is a columnist for Foreign Policy In Focus, "A Think Tank Without Walls," and an independent journalist. He holds a PhD in Anthropology from the University of California, Berkeley. He oversaw the journalism program at the University of California at Santa Cruz for 23 years, and won the UCSC Alumni Association’s Distinguished Teaching Award, as well as UCSC’s Innovations in Teaching Award, and Excellence in Teaching Award. He was also a college provost at UCSC, and retired in 2004. He is a winner of a Project Censored "Real News Award," and lives in Berkeley, California.

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Iran: A Rumor of War

12.01.18
  • Unwrapping Armageddon: The Erosion of Nuclear Arms Control

    11.10.18
  • Afghanistan: Peace at Hand?

    11.02.18
  • The Syrian Chess Board

    10.11.18
  • Parsing the UK’s Anti-Semitism Debate

    09.18.18
  • Asia’s Shifting Alliances in the Time of Trump

    08.30.18
  • NATO: Time to Re-Examine an Alliance

    07.28.18
  • Trump and the Big, Bad Bugs

    07.13.18
  • The Spanish Labyrinth

    06.16.18
  • Iran & Sanctions: A Prelude to War?

    05.24.18
  • Turkey’s President: Short Term Victory, Long Term Trouble

    05.15.18
  • New Alliance Could Re-shape Middle East

    04.20.18
  • Why Europe’s Center-Left Keeps Losing Elections

    03.21.18
  • Italian Elections and Immigration

    02.23.18
  • Big Power Competition: A Dangerous Turn

    02.13.18
  • Nuclear War: A Thousand Buttons

    01.25.18
  • 2017 Dispatches “Are You Serious” Awards

    01.03.18
  • A Looming Crisis for Turkey’s President

    12.21.17
  • Rolling Snakes Eyes in the Indo-Pacific

    12.06.17
  • Brexit and A Brave New World

    11.01.17
  • Leprechauns, Nazis and Truncheons

    10.12.17
  • Spain: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

    08.26.17
  • The Tortured Politics behind the Persian Gulf Crisis

    07.27.17
  • Europe: The Danger From The Center

    06.13.17
  • Nuclear Breakthrough Endangers the World

    04.27.17
  • Turkey’s Dangerous Moment

    04.05.17
  • Europe’s Elections and The Barbarians

    03.21.17
  • Red Cloud, Crazy Horse and U.S. Foreign Policy

    03.09.17
  • Of Trump, Vipers, and Foreign Policy

    02.22.17
  • Blundering Into A War With China

    01.27.17
  • The European Union and the Left

    01.17.17
  • Dispatches News Awards for 2016

    12.23.16
  • India and Pakistan: Thinking the Unthinkable

    12.11.16
  • Spiraling Into Permanent War

    11.20.16
  • U.S. Threat to Irish Neutrality

    10.31.16
  • Spain’s Turmoil & Europe’s Crisis

    10.10.16
  • U.S. Diplomacy: A Dangerous Proposal

    10.03.16
  • Turkey’s Coup: Winners and Losers

    08.31.16
  • Dangerous Seas: China & The U.S.

    08.17.16
  • The Big Boom: Nukes and NATO

    07.21.16