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European Services e-card

Victory for social rights as S&Ds lead drive to reject European Services e-card

Today the Socialists and Democrats scored a victory for social rights after having successfully led the drive to reject the Commission’s proposal for an e-card in a vote in the internal market...
corporate tax - words

It is high time to tax digital multinationals, long-term measures should remain our goal, say S&Ds

The S&D MEPs welcome Commissioner Moscovici's proposal to tax the giant tech companies where their revenues are generated in Europe in a move to prevent tax avoidance. The Socialists and...
Congratulations Udo Bullmann

S&D Group elects new Group President Udo Bullmann: Let’s renew social democracy together and promote change for all

Following an internal campaign, the S&D Group elected tonight with a strong majority Udo Bullmann as its new Group President. This election took place following the resignation of former Group...
Child being injected with vaccination

S&Ds warn that the increase in anti-vaccine movements poses a threat to public health

The increase of anti-vaccine movements, and vaccine-shortages in some European countries, poses a threat to the health of European citizens. The World Health Organisation (WHO) warns against the...

Facebook must come to the European Parliament and explain alleged unauthorised data harvesting

Today, S&D MEPs called for representatives from Cambridge Analytica and Facebook to come to the European Parliament to explain allegations that data of over 50 million Facebook users had been...