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S&Ds welcome the outcome of vote on VAT rate for publications

S&D Euro MPs today backed a proposal which will allow member states to apply the same VAT rate for e-publications as for printed books. Currently,

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Digital Union mid-term review: Good progress but Commission must now prioritise skills and inclusion

Speaking after the Commission outlined its mid-term review of the Digital Single Market Strategy, S&D Group vice-president responsible for digital

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Focus more on people and less on markets say S&Ds to Commission's globalisation paper

The Socialists and Democrats welcomed the presentation of the Commission’s second reflection paper on the future of Europe today as an encouraging

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Gianni Pittella on Europe Day: Relaunching Europe Together with the people!

On the occasion of Europe Day, which marks the anniversary of the historic Schuman declaration , S&D Group president Gianni Pittella said: “This day

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Social rights are back on the European agenda, but concrete action is urgently needed, say S&Ds

S&D Euro MPs today welcomed the Commission’s proposals to bring back the social rights’ agenda to the European scene, but they expect concrete action

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S&Ds prioritise consumer protection and fair competition in the distribution of audiovisual media content

Today the S&D Group voted in favour of the revision of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD), a central piece of EU legislation in the

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Third annual School of Democracy kicks off in Reggio Emilia

The S&D Group’s third annual School of Democracy kicked off in Reggio Emilia yesterday evening. Over three days, one hundred young people from over 30

19 Apr 2017
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School of Democracy, 19 to 22 April 2017 - Our 3rd edition!

School of Democracy, 19 to 22 April 2017 - Our 3rd edition! Share your opinions with other young people on issues such as the role of Europe in the

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European Solidarity Corps: S&Ds insist quality jobs for young Europeans must not be replaced by unpaid volunteering

The Socialists and Democrats Group today pushed through an important resolution on the European Solidarity Corps, calling on the Commission to ensure

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S&Ds: EU must get tough on fake news

In today’s era of ‘alternative facts’, the left must fight back against the dangerous tide of fake news on social media. Speaking in a debate in