Could you explain to our readers when you decided to become a politician?
I was politically active already at school age, so this was a natural choice for me.

Did you have strong political beliefs during your youth?
Yes, I had.

Was the choice of becoming a “full time politician” difficult to make?
No, it wasn’t. As said, it was a natural choice for me – from idealism to politics.

If you had to describe your political convictions with 5 words…
My basic political values are equality and solidarity.

How could you present The Social Democratic party to our readers who don’t know it?
Defends the welfare society by democratic means.

As a member of the Parliament, what will be your priorities for the near future?
To help my country to become more solidar and cosmopolitan.

What are the positive and negative aspects of being a politician?
Possibilities for social interference and far too little time to concentrate in thinking. Also more time to own family is definetly needed.

Do you consider it as a profession or is it more than that?
It’s more of a life-style.

If you had the possibility to totally change your profession. What would you choose?
I probably choose to work in some international organisation.

Why do you think that in Europe people become less and less interested in politics?
Probably the most stressing social problems are solved.

What should be done to change this situation?
We need more political education in schools, for example.