Skip to main content

Sign up for our newsletter.

Quality journalism. Progressive values. Direct to your inbox.

connor

Connor Echols

Connor Echols is a reporter for Responsible Statecraft. He was previously an associate editor at the Nonzero Foundation, where he co-wrote a weekly foreign policy newsletter. Echols  recently completed a fellowship with the Arabic Center for Study Abroad in Amman, Jordan, and he received his bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University, where he studied journalism and Middle East and North African Studies.

Articles by this author

 

Hakeem Jeffries' Foreign Policy Worldview Is Far From Progressive

Despite his trail-blazing role as the first Black leader of a major party's caucus, Jeffries' foreign-policy views don't veer from the status quo.

Connor Echols ·


With $800 Billion Budget, Pentagon (Again) Can't Pass an Audit

If the Defense Department can't get its books straight, how can it be trusted with a budget of more than $800 billion per year?

Connor Echols ·


Could Lula Be a Force for Peace in Ukraine?

If he wins back the presidency later this month, the left-wing firebrand is ready to help bring Russia's brutal war to an end.

Connor Echols ·


No Matter How Long the Ukraine War Lasts, Weapons Makers Plan to Cash In

A new proposal would slash protections against price gouging and ratchet up weapons production well past Kyiv's needs.

Connor Echols ·


Will Six Months of War in Ukraine Turn Into Six Years?

Biden is signaling that his administration intends to measure this war in years, not months.

Connor Echols ·


Polling Makes Clear: Americans Don't Want War With Iran

On the eve of a new round of JCPOA talks, a new survey shows that today’s saber rattling is a bit unwelcome.

Connor Echols ·


The Largest Pentagon Budget Cut in History Is a Great Idea

Complaining that domestic priorities are being sacrificed, these Democrats want to slash military spending by $100 billion.

Connor Echols ·

Sign up for our newsletter.

Quality journalism. Progressive values. Direct to your inbox.

Common Dreams Logo