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Omolade Adunbi

University of Michigan

Nadje Al-Ali

Brown University

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Susan Allee

United Nations

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Renée Ater

University of Maryland

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Brian Atwood

Brown University

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Amy Austin Holmes

American University in Cairo

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Narges Bajoghli

Johns Hopkins University

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Omer Bartov

Brown University

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Al Bergstrom

U.S. Naval War College

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Michael Bhatia

Brown University

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James Blight and janet Lang

Balsillie School of International Affairs

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Douglas W. Blum

Providence College

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Mark Blyth

Brown University

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Anthony Bogues

Brown University

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Philip Brenner

American University

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Michael Bustamante

Yale University

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Colin Calloway

Dartmouth College

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Melani Cammett

Brown University

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Madeline Campbell

Roger Williams University

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James Campbell

Brown University

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Fernando Henrique Cardoso

34th President of Brazil

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Kellie Carter Jackson

Wellesley College

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Odette Casamayor-Cisneros

University of Connecticut

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Sidney Chalhoub

Harvard University

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Jarat Chopra

Brown University

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Joseph Cirincione

Ploughshares Fund

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Christy Clark-Pujara

University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Charles E. Cobb

Brown University

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Jeff Colgan

Brown University

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Dennis Davis

High Court of Cape Town

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Alex Dupuy

Wesleyan University

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David B. Edwards

Williams College

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Suzanne Enzerink

Brown University

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Linford Fisher

Brown University

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Jennifer L. Fluri

Dartmouth College

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William Freund

University of KwaZulu-Natal

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Janice Gallagher

Brown University

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Seth Garfield

University of Texas at Austin

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Mark Garrison

Brown University

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Theodore Gatchel

U.S. Naval War College

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David Gilmartin

North Carolina State University

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Tom Gleason

Brown University

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James Green

Brown University

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Ronald E. Grim

Boston Public Library

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Magdalena H. Gross

University of Maryland

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Jeff Guy

University of KwaZulu-Natal

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Mariam Habibi

New York University Paris

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Shahla Haeri

Boston University

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Steve Hamburg

Brown University

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Sherine Hamdy

Brown University

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Françoise N. Hamlin

Brown University

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Rema Hammami

Birzeit University

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Jo-Anne Hart

Lesley University

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Tim Herbert

Brown University

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Patricia Herlihy 

Brown University

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Elizabeth Hoover

Brown University

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Benjamin Hopkins

George Washington University

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P. Terrence Hopmann

Brown University

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Deborah Hurley

Brown University

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Karl Jacoby

Brown University

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Ayesha Jalal

Tufts University

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Ashish Jha

Brown University School of Public Health

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Leiwen Jiang

Brown University

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Jennifer Johnson

Brown University

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Walter Johnson

Harvard University

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David Kennedy

Brown University

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Naveeda Khan

Johns Hopkins University

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Sergei Khrushchev

Brown University

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Dawn King

Brown University

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Stephen Kinzer

Brown University

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Ricardo Lagos

Brown University

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Jennifer Lambe

Brown University

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Michelle LeBlanc

Boston Public Library

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Robert Lee

Brown University

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Robert Legvold

Columbia University

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Adam Levine 

Brown University

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John Lewis

U.S. House of Representatives

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Adrián López Denis

Brown University

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Catherine Lutz

Brown University

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Amanda Lynch

Brown University

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Kristen J. Maye

Brown University

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Fatima Meer

University of KwaZulu-Natal

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Joanne Pope Melish

University of Kentucky

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Farzaneh Milani 

University of Virginia

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Ivor Miller

University of Calabar

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Sreemati Mitter

Brown University

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Bessma Momani

University of Waterloo

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Tanya Monforte

American University in Cairo

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Paula Newberg

Georgetown University

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Thomas Nichols

U.S. Naval War College

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Amy Nunn 

Brown University

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Brown University

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Michael Otterman 

Human Rights Consultant

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Emily Owens

Brown University

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Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo 

Brown University

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Trita Parsi

National Iranian American Council

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Reid Pauly

Brown University

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Anthony W. Pereira

King’s College London

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Thomas Perez

Chair, Democratic National Committee

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Keisha-Khan Perry

Brown University

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Tony Perry

University of Virginia

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Barbara Petzen

Middle East Connections

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Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro

Brown University

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Ethan Pollock

Brown University

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Simone Pulver

Brown University

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Jack Reed 

U.S. Senate

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Andrés Reséndez

University of California, Davis

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Joel Revill

Brown University

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Judy Richardson 

Brown University

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J. Timmons Roberts

Brown University

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Les Roberts

Columbia University

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Daniel Rodriguez

Brown University

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León Rodríguez

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

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David Rohde

Reuters

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Dilma Rousseff

36th President of Brazil

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Ian Alden Russell

Brown University

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Stephanie Savell

Brown University

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Dov Sax

Brown University

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Zach Sell

Brown University

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Ari Shavit

Haaretz

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Naoko Shibusawa

Brown University

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Nicole Sintetos

Brown University

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Edward Steinfeld

Brown University

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Keith Stokes

Newport County Chamber of Commerce

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Ian Straughn

Brown University

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Newell Stultz 

Brown University

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Mayssun Succarie

Brown University

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Geoffrey Sumi

Mount Holyoke College

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Elizabeth Taylor

Brown University

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Ekwueme Michael Thelwell

Brown University

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Meltem Toksöz

Brown University

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Amy Torbert

Brown University

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Charles Tripp

University of London

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Megan Turnbull

Brown University

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Michael Vorenberg

Brown University

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James Waller

Keene State College

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Barbara Weinstein

New York University

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Jenny White

Boston University

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Michael White

Brown University

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Esther Whitfield

Brown University

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Sarah Leah Whitson

Human Rights Watch

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Gordon Wood

Brown University

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Xu Wenli

Brown University

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Vazira Zamindar

Brown University

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