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Sarah Kneezle is a producer at Al Jazeera America and a freelance writer. She has been published by TIME.com, the Boston Globe, Harvard University, the Observer Group, Mass High Tech and Seven Days. She writes regularly on international affairs, diplomacy and politics. She received a master's degree in global politics from the London School of Economics and completed her bachelor's degree at Emerson College, where she was awarded the Print Journalism Excellence Award in 2008.