Anders Carlsson (politician)
|Chairman of the Communist Party (Sweden)|
|Preceded by||Frank Baude|
|Succeeded by||Robert Mathiasson|
|Born||24 January 1951
|Political party||Communist Party|
Anders Carlsson is a Swedish politician and former chairman of the Communist Party 1999-2014. Carlsson's mother was one of Sweden's first kinder garten teachers and his father was a sailor and later on a sea captain.
In 1969 he was elected member of KFML and in 1972 he was employed by the newspaper Proletären. He has been working for the party ever since.
- Communist Party: Partistyrelsen, accessed on March 21, 2010 (Swedish)