Born in 1938 Franz Alt studies political science, history, philosophy and theology. In 1967 he leaves university with a Ph.D. after writing a doctoral thesis about Konrad Adenauer.
In 1968 he starts his professional career as an editor and reporter with Suedwestrundfunk. From 1972 until 1992 he is head and presenter of the political programme "Report".
Since 1992 he is head of "Zukunftsredaktion" at Suedwestrunkfunk and from 1997 until 2000 he is head and presenter of the political program "Querdenker" in 3sat and until 2003 head and presenter of the 3sat program "Grenzenlos".
Since 2003 he is freelance writer of background reports and commentaries for over 40 newspapers and magazines and guest lecturer/speakerat conferences and events worldwide.
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