Miriam worked for two years in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the field of cultural exchange. She achieved her Master's Degree in Middle Eastern Studies from Freie Universität Berlin. In her research she focussed among other things on the subject of women on the Saudi Arabian labor market. She also studied for a year at Cairo University and travelled many countries of the Middle East in the past years. She likes to mix her knowledge about Islamic and Middle Eastern cultures with her strong interest in internet politics and social media.