Arsalan Iftikhar is a Legal Fellow at ISPU, global media commentator and founder of TheMuslimGuy.com. Additionally, Arsalan is a regular weekly political commentator/legal analyst for the National Public Radio (NPR) show “Tell Me More” with Michel Martin and he is also a regular contributing writer for Esquire Magazine (Middle East edition) and CNN Anderson Cooper 360 on domestic and international issues affecting our world today.
His interviews, commentaries and analyses have regularly appeared in virtually every major media outlet around the world including: CNN, BBC World News, The TODAY Show, National Public Radio (NPR), FOX News Channel, MSNBC, Associated Press, C-SPAN, Voice of America (VOA), Agence France-Presse (AFP), USA TODAY, NBC Nightly News, The Washington Post, ABC World News Tonight, Los Angeles Times, CBS News Up to the Minute, The New York Times, Rolling Stone, TIME, The Economist and Newsweek magazines (among dozens others worldwide).
Arsalan graduated from Washington University in St. Louis in 1999 and received his law doctorate from Washington University School of Law in 2003. A native of Chicago, he specializes in international human rights law and is licensed to practice law in Washington DC.
JD, Washington University School of Law