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the Polish government announced its intention to restrict access to the morning-after pill.

S&D Group stands together with Polish women against government’s new attack on women’s rights

The Socialists and Democrats are alarmed at a new attempt by the Polish government attacking women. Last Tuesday the Polish government adopted a draft bill restricting access to the morning-after...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&Ds - Weekly Update. This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by S&D MEP Sorin Moisa “The EU-Canada trade deal has the potential to generate jobs in the EU and create new economic opportunities for EU companies, notably SMEs. CETA is the...
On the march to build a new European Left: Pittella heads off to Spain, Portugal and UK, #EuropeTogether,

On the march to build a new European Left: Pittella heads off to Spain, Portugal and UK

The S&D Group is on the march to ‘Build the new European Left’. On Monday, the S&D Group president, Gianni Pittella, will start a European tour to meet Progressive leaders and together...
It is time to strengthen passengers' and workers' rights in the aviation sector, The Aviation Strategy, Inés Ayala Sender,

It is time to strengthen passengers' and workers' rights in the aviation sector

The Aviation Strategy is a milestone initiative for Europe proposed by the Commission. Aviation is a strategically important sector of the EU economy, contributing €110 billion directly and €300...
robots-and-our-future-web robotics

Robots can facilitate our lives but we must recognise challenges

The European Parliament voted on its first ever report on robots today in Strasbourg. The report focuses on the many legal and ethical questions that the widespread deployment of robots will bring,...
new information-exchange system for border controls (EUROSUR

Secure borders are vital but causing chaos at airports helps no one

The European Parliament today voted in favour of new measures to improve security at the EU’s external borders by ensuring relevant checks of EU databases are made when people enter or leave the...
S&Ds fully support the adopted resolution against executions in Kuwait and Bahrain, human rights, S&D Group vice-president Elena Valenciano and S&D MEP Soraya Post, Mohammad Ramadan and Hussain Moosa, death penalty,

S&Ds fully support the adopted resolution against executions in Kuwait and Bahrain

European Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament fully support today’s adopted resolution against executions in Kuwait and Bahrain. The S&D Group expresses, once again, serious...