Sigurd Allern

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Sigurd Allern (born 5 September 1946) is a Norwegian media theorist and the first professor of journalism at the University of Oslo.[1] He was also one of the central people in starting the Workers' Communist Party of Norway in the early 1970s, and was the first chairman of the party between 1973 and 1975 and at the same time chairman of the Red Electoral Alliance. He was also editor-in-chief of Klassekampen in the periods 1969-1970 and 1979-1995.

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Preceded by
none
Chairman of Workers' Communist Party
1973–1975
Succeeded by
Pål Steigan
Preceded by
none
Chairman of Red Electoral Alliance
1973–1975
Succeeded by
Pål Steigan
Preceded by
Finn Aasheim
Editor of Klassekampen
1969–1970
Succeeded by
Finn Sjue
Preceded by
Egil Fossum
Editor of Klassekampen
1979–1995
Succeeded by
Paul Bjerke