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S&D Group: Even in times of crisis, there is no room for trade-offs when it comes to democracy and the rule of law

National responses to the Covid-19 pandemic has led to a series of state of emergencies being declared and restrictive measures adopted in almost all

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A sustainable single market should have consumers and the Green Deal at its core, say S&Ds

The Socialists and Democrats spearheaded the way to the implementation of progressive, citizen-orientated consumer legislation in Europe. Despite

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The new Common Agricultural Policy will be greener with a red heart, thanks to the S&Ds

A green Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) with a red heart. This is what the Socialists and Democrats have strongly been fighting for. After very long

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S&Ds: Farmers need support to move towards greener, healthier food production

We have moved away from the initial business-as-usual proposal from the Commission to a much more progressive and effective text that helps farmers to

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S&D Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights and What's Coming Up

Quote of the week by Iratxe García, S&D Group President: “I am speechless. In today’s Poland, an EU member state in the XXI century, the lives and

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S&Ds protest against the barbaric restriction of abortion in Poland!

Following the judgment by the PiS-controlled Constitutional Tribunal in Poland that further restricts the access to abortion even in cases of severe

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S&D candidates, Belarusian opposition, win Sakharov Prize 2020!

Today, the Conference of Presidents of the European Parliament awarded the 2020 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought to the Belarusian opposition*

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Progressive Society re-launch: It's time to reshape capitalism and we have a plan for it

Tonight in their group meeting, the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament launched the second edition of the Progressive Society

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Amidst Covid-19 crisis, S&Ds defend our people and planet against incorrigible austerity ideologues

This morning, the European Parliament will debate two crucial reports on the future of the EU’s economic policies, to be voted later in the day. The

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S&Ds on Commission Work Programme 2021: “There is no time to waste in delivering for EU citizens!”

During today’s debate in the EP plenary on the Commission Work Programme 2021, the Socialists and Democrats laid down their priorities for Commission