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Fighting for the rights of platform workers

During the European Parliament’s October session, S&D MEP Jude Kirton-Darling and Mick Rix from British trade union GMB, met with Nicolas Schmit, European Commissioner-designate for Jobs, to discuss

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Europe for the next 5 years

What's the Europe you would like to see during the next five years? What's the path it should follow to answer the real needs of Europeans? Tell us! European citizens have voted in this year’s

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Europe stands against fascism (Watch the video)

In the last few years, hate speech has been on the rise in Europe. It has been spreading on social networks and it has had a voice in governments and parliaments across Europe. In some of the worst

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People around the world still face violent discrimination because of whom they love (Watch the video)

Europe must show courage and become a global leader in protecting LGBTI rights around the world. The EU must both provide asylum for those facing discrimination on the basis of gender identity and

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Social dumping (Watch the video)

Workers are the backbone of our societies, the fight for their rights remains at the core of the social democratic agenda. Trade unions and workers' parties have often succeeded in taming capitalism

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Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle (Watch the video)

If we do not take care of our planet today, there will be no economies and no jobs to protect tomorrow. We are setting in motion a chain of events that will lead to total and irreversible destruction

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Gender equality (Watch the video)

Of course, you care about equality. Of course, you want to see women have the same opportunities and rights as men. The fact is, this isn’t the case in Europe at the moment. There is still a gender

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Fair trade - (Watch the video)

Fair trade - (Watch the video) Trade between different countries is a good thing. It has created jobs and improved living standards as a whole. But, has everyone benefitted in the same way? There has

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We are proudly European (Watch the video)

Europe is a solution, not a problem. It’s not perfect, but that doesn’t mean we should destroy it. We have a plan to change Europe for the better. We believe that equality and solidarity should be at

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Tax justice (Watch the video)

You have to pay your taxes, so why shouldn’t the rich and super rich, as well as big businesses, pay? We want to ensure that everyone pays their fair share of taxes in Europe. In recent years, tax