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Jason Brodsky

Policy Advisor to the Director, President and CEO and Research Associate
Middle East Program

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International Security
U.S. National Security
U.S. Politics
U.S. Foreign Policy
Middle East and North Africa
Palestinian Authority

Jason Brodsky is currently the Policy Advisor to the Director, President and CEO and a Research Associate in the Middle East Program at the Wilson Center.  Previously, he served as Special Assistant (Research/Writing) to Congresswoman Jane Harman.  Prior to joining the Wilson Center, Brodsky served as a Policy Fellow at the White House.  He has also worked for U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer (D-NY) and at the U.S. Department of Justice.  Brodsky's research interests include Arab-Israeli relations, Iran, and U.S. Middle East policy.  He holds a B.A., summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Brandeis University; a J.D., cum laude, from the University of Miami School of Law; and an LL.M., with distinction, from the Georgetown University Law Center.

Major Publications

In Washington and Tehran, Debate and Distrust Over Nuclear Deal (The Wall Street Journal) (Aug. 11, 2015)

The Iran Nuke Deal Could End Any Hope of Israeli-Palestinian Peace (Foreign Policy) (July 22, 2015)

There Are No 'Good' Iran Deals, Only Varying Degrees of Risk (The Wall Street Journal) (Apr. 6, 2015)

Will Museum Terrorist Attack Derail Tunisia's Transition to Democracy? (The Wall Street Journal) (Mar. 19, 2015)

In Bahrain, Arab Spring Hopes Are Freezing Over (The Wall Street Journal) (Feb. 18, 2015)

Burnings, Bombings, Ebola: Not All Dramatic Events Are "Game-Changers" (The Daily Beast) (Feb. 8, 2015)

Four Big Reasons the Iranian Nuclear Deal Didn't Happen (Foreign Policy) (Nov. 24, 2014)

Co-Editor, What's Next for Iran and the P5+1, Middle East Program, The Wilson Center (Nov. 2014)

Obama's plan: Kill ISIS before they kill us (CNN.com) (Sept. 11, 2014)

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