Education

Ali graduated from Columbia Journalism School with a Masters in Politics 2010. He completed his undergraduate degree in political science from Saint Louis University's Political Science department in 2005.

Master of Arts, Journalism, Politics, Columbia University New York, New York. May 2010. Produced only broadcast documentary thesis in the M.A program. focusing on contention within Pakistan over US funds. LINK: MA Politics Thesis: http://amustafa567.blip.tv (2009-2010) Course work includes asymmetrical shift in U.S military strategy, Terrorism & counter-terrorism and Geopolitics of Afghanistan & Pakistan.

 

Bachelor of Arts, Politics, Saint Louis University Saint Louis, Missouri, August 2005. Humanitarian law throughout schools in Saint Louis, under a joint American Red Cross-Washington University in St. Louis initiative.Concentrated on Afghanistan & Central Asia, wrote thesis while working in Afghanistan. Courses on ‘Cambodia under Saloth Sar and the black shirts’ and ‘China under the Guomindang before WW2’, Presented Humanitarian law throughout schools in Saint Louis, under a joint American Red Cross-Washington University in St. Louis initiative.