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Activity Report of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament
29/04/2015

Activity Report of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament

Foreword by Gianni Pittella, S&D Group president.

This Activity Report of the S&D Group is a continuation of the reports submitted to the PES Congress in Prague, Brussels and Rome. In the meantime, the European elections, the appointment of the Juncker...

Ending the crisis and building new sustainable and shared prosperity. Our call for an ambitious European investment strategy
26/11/2014

Ending the crisis and building new sustainable and shared prosperity. Our call for an ambitious European investment strategy

Seven years into the economic crisis, Europe is at risk of sliding back into recession and, beyond, to enter a prolonged period of low growth, low inflation, and persistent unemployment, if not secular stagnation.

Inequality among social groups and the gap between member states are both...

Europe and the threat from extremism and populism. A progressive response
30/06/2014

Europe and the threat from extremism and populism. A progressive response

S&D working group to monitor the growth of populism and right-wing extremism in Europe.

When the S&D Group decided to set up a special working group to monitor the growth of populism and right-wing extremism in Europe five years ago, we were celebrating the...

Europe - A call fo change - 28 european flags
24/06/2014

Europe - A Call for Change

We must listen to Europe's voters.

The S&D Group has one central demand of any candidate for President of the European Commission: the new Commission which he or she leads must be committed to policies which will improve the daily lives of those who have suffered most from recession...

Our Pledge to Relaunch Europe
11/04/2014

Our Pledge to Relaunch Europe

It is time for a change in Europe - A change from the Europe of social inequality and crippling austerity we see today. A change for an alternative, fairer Europe. It's time for action.

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Progressive Economy - European JustJobs Index
06/03/2014

Progressive Economy - European JustJobs Index

Jobs have taken center stage since the wake of the financial crisis of 2008. Countries such as Spain and Greece experienced high levels of unemployment and were among the European countries that implemented austerity measures aimed at addressing the economic crisis. As a result, expenditure on...