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An Interview with Mohammad Jibran Nasir, Pakistani Counter-Terrorism Activist

An Interview with Mohammad Jibran Nasir, Pakistani Counter-Terrorism Activist

Maria Fernandez sits down with a driven and inspiring Pakistani activist who explains what he is fighting for and why his movement is turning heads all around the world.

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An Interview with Suzan LeVine, U.S. Ambassador to Switzerland and Lichtenstein

Suzan “Suzi” LeVine has been the United States Ambassador to Swizterland and Liechtenstein since June, 2014. Prior to her appointment, she served as co-founder and chairperson of the advisory board for the Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences (I-LABS) at the University of Washington. From 2009-2012, LeVine worked at Microsoft Corporation as Director of Strategic Partnerships for

Erna Solberg

An Interview With Erna Solberg, Current Prime Minister of Norway

Prime Minister Solberg, thank you for taking the time to speak with us at The Politic. At what point in your life did you realize you wanted to be a politician? The pleasure is mine. Unlike the image presented by “House of Cards,” I never had a concrete plan to become a politician. I was engaged in politics

Interview with Karl Dean, Mayor of Nashville, TN

Karl Dean has been mayor of Nashville since 2007. He was born in Prior to being elected, he served as Nashville’s Director of Law and the city’s public defender. He is also an adjunct professor at Vanderbilt University Law School. Although city positions in Nashville are non-partisan, he is widely recognized as a Democrat. The

Interview with Nancy Shepherd, Mayor of Palo Alto, CA

The Politic: Can you tell us about yourself? What is your current position, and what previous positions have you had that have lead you to your current position? I’ve been involved with community service since the early 1980’s, when I was volunteering in not just our classrooms, but also [in] the classrooms of East Palo