Daniel Fernando Filmus is an Argentine politician and academic, currently Senator for Buenos Aires and formerly Minister of Education, Science and Technology in the government of President Nestor Kirchner.
Filmus was briefly involved in the Communist youth wing as a teenager. He studied psychology and sociology at the University of Buenos Aires (UBA) and became involved in peronist politics. He helped to set up a permanent assembly on human rights at UBA, as a student union activist. He gained a masters in Education at the Universidade Federal Fluminense in Rio de Janeiro.
Later in 2007, Filmus was elected Senator for Buenos Aires and took office in December 2007.
Daniel Filmus sera el companero de formula de Anibal Ibarra
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