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Editor-in-Chief: Mary Fitzgerald

Acting Chief ExecutiveCathy Runciman

Editor: Rosemary Bechler

Head of Operations: Jenny Moran

Technical and Publishing Coordinator: Matthew Linares

Assistant Editor: En Liang Khong

Operations Assistant: Anna Liberadzki

Founder: Anthony Barnett

Editor-at-large: Benjamin Ramm

Can Europe Make It? editorial team: Rosemary Bechler, Alex Sakalis

Arab Awakening editorial team: Rosemary Bechler, Rana Nessim, Mariam Ali

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Contributing Editor: Tony Curzon Price

Contributing Editor: Magnus Nome

Contributing Editor: Rob Sharp

Columnists: Dan Hancox, Mary Kaldor, Paul Rogers, Martin Rose, Markha Valenta, Vron Ware, James Warner

Publishing and data support: Kadie Armstrong

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EditorsAdam Ramsay and Clare Sambrook 

Intern: Eleanor Penny

Contributing Editors:

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Section Editor: Thomas Rowley 

Associate EditorNatalia Antonova

Russian-language Editor: Mikhail Kaluzhsky

Commissioning EditorMaxim Edwards

Translation Editor: Elizabeth Barnes

Founder Editor: Susan Richards

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Editor:  Jane Gabriel

Dialogue Editors: Deniz Kandiyoti (Gender Politics Religion), Jennifer Allsopp (People on the Move), Jessica Horn (Our Africa), Alice Welbourn (AIDS Gender and Human Rights), Barbara Gunnell (Centrestage- Voices for Change), Meredith Tax (Secularism and Feminism), Cynthia Cockburn (The Continuum of Violence)

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EditorFrancesc Badia i Dalmases

Sub-EditorOleguer Sarsanedas

Junior EditorManuel Nunes Ramires Serrano

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We have a team of volunteers who help with article preparation and comment moderation – read more if you are interested in joining our programme. Current volunteers: Mary Ryder (volunteer coordinator) and Priyanka Menon.

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Chair of the Board
David Elstein

Mary Fitzgerald

Director of Finance
Peter Johnson

Anthony Barnett

Rosemary Bechler

Technical Director & Contributing Editor
Tony Curzon Price

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John Mills

Non-executive Director
Michael Mitchell

Non-executive Director
Turi Munthe

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Magnus Nome

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Elaine Potter

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Susan Richards

Non-executive Director
Laura Sandys MP

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Cory Ondrejka
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Jonathan Zittrain

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