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Petr Bittner

Petr Bittner
Journalist and commentator for the Deník Referendum online daily

He studied philosophy, media studies and journalism. During the 2017 Czech parliamentary elections, he served as head of communications for the Green Party. After the crushing defeat, he relocated to Brno, where he worked as a media advisor for Brno-based social projects and he also became a father. He is one of the two percent of people who receive parental allowance and are men at the same time. In 2019, he received the Genderman award for promoting equal conditions for women and men. He currently works as a policy advisor and also in the Když práce nešlechtí project of the NaZemi organisation, which explores the contemporary development of the phenomenon of labour. In 2020, he translated the book Inventing the Future by Nick Srnicek and Alex Williams.