Gun Svensson

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Gun Svensson

Gun Brynhild Svensson, née Nilsson, (born 10 July 1937) is a Swedish politician and blogger. She was born in Stensele and is a Pirate Party member and blogs under the name Farmor Gun i Norrtälje. In 2009 she won "Stora bloggpriset" in the category Politics and Society.[1][2] And in the 2010 Swedish General elections she was a candidate for the Riksdagen for the Pirate Party.[3]

Svensson was a member of the Social Democrats until 1986 when she decided to leave the party.[4] In 2006 she decided to start a blog, mostly about news and politics, and it also coincided with her new interest in human rights and the internet.[5]

References

  1. ^ Piratpartiet. "Piratpartiets Farmor Gun i Norrtälje vinner Stora Bloggpriset". Nyheter från gamla Piratpartiet.se. Retrieved 1 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Grattis, alla vinnare i Stora Bloggpriset! – Stora Bloggpriset". Retrieved 1 January 2016. [dead link]
  3. ^ Piratpartiet. "Piratpartiet presenterar sin riksdagsgrupp". Nyheter från gamla Piratpartiet.se. Retrieved 1 January 2016. 
  4. ^ "Farmor Gun - 72-årig piratpartist och ballast på nätet". Retrieved 1 January 2016. 
  5. ^ "Farmor Gun är den nya nätmedborgaren". DN.SE. Retrieved 1 January 2016. 

External links

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