Poland | Black candidate runs for European Parliament

Article published on May 31, 2009
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Article published on May 31, 2009
The representation of minorities is often adopted by members of the European Parliament, who belong to the majority in ethnic and religious respects. Although millions of Europeans are coloured, just a few deputies are black for instance, concerning notably , or (all for the United Kingdom).

Nirj DevaSyed KamallSajjad Karim

Patrick Kibangou, born in Congo, is an engineer who lives in Poland for over 29 years taking polish citizenship. His father was a French Senator. Even though his chances to get elected are remote, because of not being placed on the top of the list of the , he shows ambitious courage.

Patrick KibangouDemocratic Left Alliance (SLD)