Allison McManus is the Research Director at TIMEP. Her work has been published in Jadaliyya (where she serves as a coeditor of the Maghreb page), the National, Foreign Affairs, Lawfare blog, the Intercept, and the Social Movement Studies journal, among other publications. She recently served as the translator for Copts and the Security State by Laure Guirguis, available through Stanford University Press. She holds an M.A. in global and international studies from University of California, Santa Barbara. You can follow her on Twitter: @AllisonLMcManus.