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Melissa Langsam Braunstein



Last updated: May 30, 2023

Melissa Langsam Braunstein is an independent writer covering Israel and global antisemitism. Braunstein’s work appears in publications including the Washington Examiner, The Dispatch, and the Jewish News Syndicate. Previously, she served as a speechwriter at four federal agencies, including the U.S. Department of State. Braunstein earned her B.A. at Harvard College and her M.P.P. at Harvard Kennedy School. 

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