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COVID-19 pandemic has exposed everyday discrimination of people with intellectual disabilities

S&D MEPs yesterday backed a resolution calling on the Commission and member states to invest more in essential support services and to guarantee equal

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Unilateral actions by Turkey endanger peace and security in the Eastern Mediterranean

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament support the call of the EU High Representative Josep Borrell for dialogue between all sides to

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Court ruling against Volkswagen shows pressing need for EU-wide collective redress

S&D MEPs today welcomed a ruling from the European Court of justice that confirms consumers can seek collective redress against manufacturers in the

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S&Ds: The Mobility Package is finally reality. It sets a more humane, fair and safe transport sector

The Mobility Package agreement is now entering into force. With today’s vote, the European Parliament has given its green light to a long-awaited

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Ahead of the presidential elections in Belarus, the S&Ds call on Lukashenka to stop the crackdown on his opponents

One month ahead of the presidential elections in Belarus, the European Parliament today held a debate on the political situation in this neighbour

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Criminals are lining their pockets without effective EU anti-money laundering rules

The S&D Group is calling for stronger measures to fight money laundering across the EU, including an effective sanctions regime with financial

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The industry of the future will be green, sustainable and social, propose S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament put forward today a bold strategy for the EU’s industrial redress and revival. The paper adopted

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S&Ds launch #taxjustice campaign ahead of Parliament’s new tax sub-committee

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today launched a tax justice campaign. This comes a week ahead of the Commission presenting an

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S&Ds: Big success today for climate change fight. The EU environment committee asked to include the shipping sector in EU Emissions Trading System

Today, with the vote on shipping emissions in the environment committee, the fight against climate change set an important victory. Thanks to the S&D

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S&Ds: COVID-19 cannot be an excuse to push back Sustainable Development Goals. The EU and UN must act now

A crucial annual meeting of the UN High Level Political Forum (HLPF) is starting today in New York. The core United Nations platform, with the