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The relaunch of Progressive Society

Under the initiative of Iratxe Garcia Perez (S&D Group President) and Eric Andrieu (S&D Group Vice-President), Progressive Society will now re-launch


S&D MEP Robert Biedroń on the Sakharov Prize 2020

Today, the Conference of Presidents of the European Parliament awarded the 2020 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought to the Belarusian opposition*


Sustainable Equality - Analysis of the impact of the 110 policy recommendations issued as part of the first ICSE report on EU policy

To conclude its first project cycle, the Independent Commission for Sustainable Equality (ICSE) published a first policy report in November 2018. The

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Amidst Covid-19 crisis, S&Ds defend our people and planet against incorrigible austerity ideologues

This morning, the European Parliament will debate two crucial reports on the future of the EU’s economic policies, to be voted later in the day. The

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S&Ds on Commission Work Programme 2021: “There is no time to waste in delivering for EU citizens!”

During today’s debate in the EP plenary on the Commission Work Programme 2021, the Socialists and Democrats laid down their priorities for Commission

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There can be no EU cooperation with Belarusian authorities repressing its citizens

As the tension between the authoritarian regime in Minsk and peaceful protesters rises, the European Parliament is again debating today the situation

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S&D Group: By failing to act on visa reciprocity, the Commission is failing EU citizens

Following a debate in the European Parliament on Monday, the S&D Group is urging all MEPs to vote to make sure the Commission takes the necessary


S&D MEP Ibán Garcia on the ethics of Artificial Intelligence

By drafting the report which champions binding ethical standards, the S&D Group in the European Parliament has played a leading role in setting out

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S&Ds call for education to be at the top of Commission and Council agendas

Voicing concerns over the damage inflicted by the Covid-19 pandemic on Europe’s education systems, the S&Ds publicly call on the European Council and

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Artificial Intelligence needs to protect consumers and human creators while allowing data access and sharing

The S&D Group in the European Parliament will vote in favour of reports that call for real access to justice for EU citizens and for an effective