Wardah Khalid

Writer, Speaker, Analyst on Middle East Policy and Muslim American Issues

Wardah Khalid is a writer, speaker, and analyst on U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East and Muslim American issues. She currently works as a Media Associate for Church World Service's Immigration and Refugee Program and is co-founder and president of Poligon Education Fund, a non-partisan organization dedicated to getting Muslims more engaged with Congress. Wardah's writing and commentary has been featured in outlets including the Washington Post, CNN, The Guardian, NPR, and US News & World Report. She regularly speaks in person and on television about foreign affairs, civic and political engagement, and Islam. View more of her work at