Conn Hallinan

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Conn Hallinan

Conn Hallinan is a columnist for Foreign Policy In Focus.

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Food Bully

The Bush administration seems to be applying its "for us or against us" anti-terrorism formula to trade policy.

Road Map: Sharon & The Record

One thing to keep in mind about the current push for peace between Israelis and Palestinians is that Ariel Sharon is one of the most consistent political figures in the Middle East, and he keeps his word.

U.S. and India–A Dangerous Alliance

The freshly minted U.S.-India Institute for Strategic Policy is an organization to watch and one that may help reveal the next target of American power: containing China.

Aftermath: Cleaning Up the Mess

When the Bush administration totals up the cost of the Iraq War it had best be prepared to tack on billions more to clean up the toxic residue of how this country wages war, specifically its widespread use of cluster weapons and Depleted Uranium (DU).

State of the Union

There were no surprises in President Bush's address to Congress, except maybe the firm statement that within a month our country will be at war.

A Good Business

If one adds up all the costs of war beyond the $355.5 billion military budget, the U.S. spends in excess of $465 billion each year for defense, or $1.2 billion a day.

Coming Home

Wars are waged with the bodies of the young, and they always come home.

The Troubles Are Back

The only parties celebrating this recent move are the madmen on both sides who would plunge Northern Ireland back into civil war.