Emily London is a research assistant for the Faith and Progressive Policy Initiative at the Center for American Progress. Prior to joining CAP, London held internships at the Brookings Institution and the Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding. London is a proud alumna of Barnard College, the women’s college of Columbia University, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Middle Eastern studies in May 2017 and graduated Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude.