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Ali Velshi

Global Affairs & Economics Analyst; Former Host of “Ali Velshi on Target” on Al Jazeera America
1960

Ali Velshi is an award-winning journalist who hosted “Ali Velshi On Target” on Al Jazeera America, covering the presidential campaign, ISIL, the refugee crisis, the Iran deal, Russia/NATO tensions and Greece’s debt crisis, among other global affairs and economic issues. Before that, Velshi was CNN’s Chief Business Correspondent, and authored two finance books.

Holding a B.A and an honorary Doctorate from Canada’s Queen’s University, Velshi is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and serves on the Boards of the X-Prize Foundation, Seeds of Peace and the Chicago History Museum. He volunteers weekly with New York’s homeless outreach program.

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