Larry Sanders (politician) facts for kids
|Health Spokesperson of the
Green Party of England and Wales
|Councillor on the
Oxfordshire County Council
|Born||25 April 1934
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
|Political party||Green Party|
|Occupation||Academic, social worker, politician|
Lawrence "Larry" Sanders (born April 25, 1934) is an American-born British academic and politician. He is a member of the Green Party. Sanders was born in Brooklyn, New York. He is the brother of United States senator and Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.
Sanders moved to the United Kingdom in 1968. He was active in the Labour Party in Oxford in the 1980s. He split Labour Party in 2001 because he felt that it had moved too far to the right under Tony Blair, and joined the Green Party. Sanders was a Green Party county councillor representing the East Oxford division on Oxfordshire County Council, until he retired from the Council in 2013. He is currently running for to be the Member of Parliament for Whitney as the candidate for the Green Party.
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