ⓘ Manuel Sarrazin
Manuel Sarrazin is a German politician. Born in Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, he represents the Alliance 90/The Greens. Manuel Sarrazin has served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Hamburg since 2008.
Sarrazin was born in Dortmund and has lived in the Hamburg district of Harburg since 1995. After graduating from the local Friedrich-Ebert-Gymnasium in 2001 and completing his civilian service, he began studying history, Polish and law at the University of Bremen in 2002. In 2005, he moved to the University of Hamburg, where he completed his studies in History, Eastern European Studies and Law in 2013. From 2004 to 2008 Sarrazin was a member of the Hamburg State Parliament. Sarrazin succeeded Anja Hajduk in the Bundestag on 13 May 2008. He is a member of the Committee on European Union Affairs and the Committee on Foreign Affairs. For his group he is spokesman for Eastern European policy.