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Asif Hameed

PhD student

Admittedly more Jon Stewart than John Stuart Mills, Asif is a PhD student specializing in Canadian and Comparative Politics. A former journalist and social worker, he has an MA in Political Science from York University and an Hon. BSc in Psychology from the University of Toronto.

Research interests include: civic engagement, social media, Canadian politics, Comparative Politics, populism, gatekeeping, social movement theory and satire.