Dino Ekdal was Free World Forum’s intern during the autumn of 2020. After his bachelor’s degree in political science he is now studying a masters in European Affairs at Lund University. His background includes being an editor for The European Commentator (Europakommentaren) and the Perspective magazine. He has earlier worked as a research assistant for the Institute of Media Studies, efforts which culminated in the anthology When decision-making left for Brussels – journalists stayed home. Alongside his education, Dino has been an intern for the Centre for European Research, an experience that solidified his interest in the EU as a global actor.