Michael Briguglio is a dad, sociologist, green local councilor and drummer from Malta.
Michael has a Doctorate in Sociology, and lectures at the University of Malta. His main sociological research interests are politics, social movements, environment and social policy, and he has published research in these areas. He is also a co-founder and public relations officer of the Malta Sociological Association.
Michael is a Green Local Councillor in Sliema and has been elected four times since 2003. He was Chairperson of Alternattiva Demokratika - The Green Party between 2009 and 2013. He is currently active in Ceratonia Foundation, which is a partner of the Green European Foundation.
Michael has been involved in civil society and green politics since the 1990s and was a co-founder of successful campaigns for the introduction of divorce in Malta and the Front against the golf course . He co-founded Front Harsien ODZ in 2015.
Michael is a rock drummer with Norm Rejection which he co-founded in 1994. His drumming features on various albums and EPs, most notably with Norm Rejection and Dripht.
He is a weekly columnist for the Times of Malta (Monday edition).