Matt O’Connor – English Democrats
3:24pm Monday 4th February 2008 in News
Matt O'Connor is the founder of the fathers' rights group Fathers 4 Justice and was selected by the English Democrats as the their candidate for the May elections.
Denied access to his children by the Family Courts, O'Connor created Fathers 4 Justice to demand reform of the family courts and government policy on parental access.
He has spent the last 17 years living, working and campaigning in and around London and has just published his first book about his campaigning experiences.
In 2005 O'Connor was shortlisted for the Royal Society's Great Briton of the Year Award and included in GQ magazine's list of Top Ten Communicators in the UK, Britain's 100 Most Powerful Men in the UK and in Esquire Magazine's 50 Most Influential Men Under 40.
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