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Iratxe García addresses the SPD parliamentary group in Berlin: “We count on you to build a more sustainable and progressive Europe”

Today S&D leader Iratxe García attended the extraordinary opening session of the SPD parliamentary group in the German Bundestag, upon invitation from

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What do we owe to social democracy?

What do we owe to social democracy? 150 years ago, Social Democrats tamed the first Industrial Revolution. By putting people first, we have built a

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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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S&D leader Udo Bullmann: “On Labour Day we reaffirm our call for a fair and progressive Europe for all."

On the occasion of International Labour Day on May 1st, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann states: “Workers are the backbone of our societies, the fight

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Parliament backs rules to make medicines cheaper and boost competitiveness of EU manufacturers

The European Parliament today backed new rules that will help reduce costs of medicines for people living in the EU and allow EU-based manufacturers

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A step forward in the protection of vulnerable workers. The Parliament has finally backed S&Ds call for crackdown on precarious contracts

Today the European Parliament has approved the final agreement reached earlier with the member states on measures that will boost the rights for

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European Parliament finally backs S&Ds call to establish the European Labour Authority

Today the European Parliament gave its final green light to set up the European Labour Authority (ELA), in order to end labour exploitation, tackle

12 Apr 2019
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Social Europe - The Europe we need. REGISTER NOW

Social Europe - The Europe we need. The complete programme can be found here Register here

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From Hungary, Udo Bullmann will advocate a more social Europe, this Friday

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament will hold a debate with Hungarian politicians, experts and civil society in Budapest this Friday.

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Forcing EU citizens to give fingerprints for all new ID cards is wrong approach

S&D MEPs today voted against measures that will impose collection and storing of fingerprints of all European citizens on all new ID cards. The S&D