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Layla Hashemi

Real Fiction Radio Broadcast: January 29, 2020 Noon on WERA-FM 96.7 Arlington, VA

Understanding Iran

Layla M. Hashemi is a Policy PhD Candidate at George Mason University’s Schar School of Policy and Government, managing editor of the Journal of Civil Society, and a graduate researcher at GMU’s Terrorism, Transnational Crime and Corruption Center (TraCCC). Ms. Hashemi received her M.A. from New York University in International Relations and Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies. She is currently an adjunct professor of Political Science at Montgomery College where she teaches a variety of courses including Comparative Politics, International Conflict Resolution and a course she helped develop on Global Human Rights. Her current research focuses on illicit trade, human trafficking and corruption in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.


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