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Lawyer, Former Congressional staffer
NAFEES ASIYA SYED is a writer and attorney in New York. She is a former foreign policy advisor to a member of Congress, and also served on the staff of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee.
Her writing has appeared in several outlets, including CNN, Foreign Policy, The Atlanta Journal Constitution, The San Francisco Chronicle, The International Journal of the History of Sport, and of course The Huffington Post. They have often made it to the most popular lists or the front page.
Nafees graduated from Yale Law School and Harvard College magna cum laude.