Author Conor Blennerhassett

Conor Blennerhassett is Dubliner with a passion for politics. A graduate of the NUI, he takes a particular interest in Spanish, British and American politics – having worked in all three – as well as Irish politics, naturally. A committed vegan and animal lover, he currently lives in Dublin with his husband, Colm, and their dog, Kirby. You can follow him on Twitter @conorblenner


Spain on Trial

Writing in The Observer in 1961, Peter Benenson lamented that ‘in Spain, students who circulate…


Enemies of the People

At the height of the Vietnam War, torching U.S. flags at anti-war demonstrations became something…