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Ryan Shah is a co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of the McGill Left Review. He is a third year student of political science and international development studies with a passion for social justice, critical history and developing alternative, inclusive modes of governance.

Sam Hull is a co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of the McGill Left Review. He is a third year student studying economics and history, and is dedicated to discovering opportunities for systemic economic reform in order to find potential sustainable and egalitarian futures. 

Copy Editor

Jason, a copy editor for the McGill Left Review, is a third-year student in honours political science, also studying international development and East Asian studies. Hailing from outside Boston, he's passionate about constitutionalism, democratic studies, and political activism.

Thomas is a copy editor for the McGill Left Review's academic journal. He is a third year English lit. major with a double minor in German and art history. Originally from Boston, his experience in grassroots activism, state and local government have instilled in him a deep commitment to social and economic justice.

Web Editor

Alex is a web editor for the McGill Left Review. He is a U3 Arts Student doing a Double Major in Political Science and Urban Systems. Born in Montreal, he serves as the VP Communications for the New Democratic Youth of Canada and is involved in other progressive initiatives, focusing primarily on environmental protection, Aboriginal rights and the promotion of diversity.

Ruofan Cui is the arts & culture editor with the McGill Left Review. He is a U4 student in the political science and history departments whose interest is in the construction and manifestation of collective narrative. To that effect, he focuses in historiography, film and media studies, and their relationship to the creation of ideologies.


Michaela is the McGill Left Review's marketing director. She is an Arts student in the U0 program looking forward to studying History and Russian Literature. She grew up in Windsor, Ontario, where she developed an interest in labour rights and economic justice.

Staff Writer

Ryanne is staff writer for the McGill Left Review. She is a U1 student doing a double major in English Literature and Political Science. She was born and raised in Montreal and her interest is in speaking out against racism, sexism and emphasizing the importance of equality.

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