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Miranda Gallo

Miranda Gallo is currently a research analyst with Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East (CJPME). She holds a BA in World Islamic and Middle East Studies with a minor in History from McGill University. 

Miranda Gallo is currently a research analyst with Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East (CJPME). Miranda holds a BA in World Islamic and Middle East Studies with a minor in History from McGill University. She is primarily interested in Middle Eastern history, politics, religion and gender issues, to which she often takes an intersectional feminist approach. She has researched topics as diverse as women and resistance; Islam and politics in Africa; and sexuality, religion and gender. In addition, Miranda has worked with several different NGOs, both in the Middle East, and in Canada.  Most of her work is focused on advocating for human rights as they relate to Canada and the Middle East, as well as the rights of indigenous peoples around the world.