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Rami Abdelrahman

Born in Jordan, lives in Stockholm, Sweden.

Independent journalist and social media researcher. Areas include immigration, integration, globalization, energy, water, climate, human rights, economics, security, Middle East, Scandinavia.

Has an MA in Global Journalism from Örebro University, and a BSc in Economics from Amman University.

Plays drums, acoustic guitar, metal, jazz and soul. Speaks with horses fluently, but can also speak Arabic, English, Swedish and manages Danish and Norwegian. Can say “there's a turtle on the plane” in sign language.

Favorite quote:

“Love your job and you'll never have to go to work anymore.”

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Latest posts by Rami Abdelrahman

8 April 2009

Jordan: No Honour in Killing

Jordanian bloggers reach out to others to put an end to "honor killings" and the culture and laws that provide lenient sentences for the murderers.

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