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No Big Brother in Europe! AI rules must defend citizens’ private lives and data, say S&Ds

Reacting to the European Commission’s proposal for new regulations in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Socialists and Democrats demand

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Declaration on the Porto Social Summit: Making social rights a reality for all Europeans

Ahead of the Porto Social Summit, on 7 May 2021, the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, together with social partners and civil

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European Parliament leaders call for solidarity over Russian attack in the Czech Republic

“We are shocked by the recent reports of the involvement of Russian GRU intelligence services in the 2014 explosion of an arms depot in the Czech

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S&D Group debates Transnational lists and Spitzenkandidaten for the 2024 elections

The S&D Group in the European Parliament is today hosting a debate on Transnational lists and Spitzenkandidaten principle that will see civil society

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Progressives join forces to launch “Global Progressive Forum 2021” for a fair and sustainable world

An international coalition of Progressive groups have joined forces to launch the Global Progressive Forum 2021. The GPF 2021 will be convened in a

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Launch of #Progressives4Europe to debate Future of Europe: Your views, your voice, our future!

The S&D Group is today launching the #Progressives4Europe initiative to promote progressive views and voices to feed into the Conference on the Future

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

“The Conference on the Future of Europe provides a unique opportunity for citizens to contribute to the discussions about what kind of Union we want

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S&Ds lead support for EU-UK Agreement in committee but seek assurances ahead of final vote

Today in a joint vote by the foreign affairs and the international trade committees, the S&D Group is leading support for the consent vote on the EU

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S&D Group: Pandemic highlights the need for more EU tools for legal migration for medium and low-paid employment

Today, MEPs in the civil liberties, justice and home affairs committee are calling for new legal ways for people to come and work in the EU, including

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

Quote of the week by S&D Group president, Iratxe García Pérez, on EU-Turkey relations “EU-Turkey relations are crucial. But unity in the EU and