Brody McDonald is an international relations student at the University of Victoria, where he blogs on religion and interfaith dialogue. He is a Senior Fellow of the Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee (CJPAC) and serves as a Student Ambassador for the University of Victoria. His research interests focus on genocide and human rights abuses, changing national identity in the Arab World, and Canada’s emerging role in international security. In 2013, Brody was part of the Canadian National Delegation of the March of Remembrance and Hope to Germany & Poland. Brody currently serves as Director of Outreach for the Undergraduates of Political Science, and acts as Executive Editor of On Politics, the University of Victoria’s political science journal. Brody plans on studying international relations and religion at the graduate level upon the completion of his undergraduate degree.
Brody McDonald discusses the increasing importance of subnational regions and the rise of regional diplomacy.
Brody McDonald argues that the interests of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard need to be regarded in any international negotiation on Iran’s nuclear program.
Brody McDonald discusses China’s emerging gambling industry, and what it means for China’s rise.
Brody McDonald on Egypt’s top Military Commander, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi
Brody McDonald on Jordan’s precarious position in the Middle East.
Brody McDonald on the potential redrawing of political boundaries in the Middle East.