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S&D MEPs: We must defend our democracies and free societies in Europe

Leading S&D MEPs have called for progressive forces to come together to fight back against the anti-democratic forces attacking European democracies and free societies. The call came during a...
S&D Euro MPs back steps to move Europe away from austerity,  national budgetary plans for 2017, budget, Euro, EU structural and investment funds, Maria João Rodrigues, macroeconomic conditionality, Pervenche Berès, Alfred Sant,  Gianni Pittella,

Udo Bullmann and Pervenche Berès: we will not accept to go back to austerity policy

Following today’s publication of the annual report by the European Fiscal Board (EFB) severely criticising the European Commission’s role in the development and implementation of the EU fiscal policy...
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Parliament backs S&D call for action over Facebook/ Cambridge Analytica scandal

Today, the European Parliament Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs committee backed a report pushed for by the S&D Group looking at the Facebook/ Cambridge Analytica scandal. The report...

Bullmann: The Italian government bears a heavy responsibility towards young generations and towards the European project

Following today’s official meeting with the president of the Italian Chamber of Deputies, Roberto Fico, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Udo Bullmann, stated: “I...
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Udo Bullmann: Romanian citizens reject backward step for LGBTI rights (EN/RO)

Leading S&D MEPs have welcomed the fact that the referendum to change the definition of marriage in the Romanian constitution failed to gain the necessary support to pass. The referendum was on...
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S&D: Proud and happy to see Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege being awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

The S&D Group rejoices following the news of Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege being awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize. Both laureates were recognised for their efforts to end the use of sexual...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&D Times - This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by S&D MEP and author of the CO 2 car emissions report , Miriam Dalli “Some see a trade-off between jobs and the environment. I see them as complementary to one another: if we...