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Facebook does not make the laws! S&Ds launch pan-European campaign to stop online data abuse

The Socialists and Democrats Group is today launching AdsZuck, a pan-European campaign aimed at ending the abuse of citizens’ personal data by Big

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The EU must do a better job to protect the media and arts, say S&Ds

Members of the S&D Group today called on the European Commission to ensure better protection of freedom for the press and the arts, during a remote

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S&D Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights and What's Coming Up

"It is clear the pandemic is not over and that we already need to prepare for future challenges now. Even with vaccines being approved and new

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“Why are rich countries, like Australia, never blacklisted”? ask S&Ds as they condemn EU tax havens list for mainly targeting poor countries

Reacting to today’s approval of an up-dated EU black list of tax havens by EU foreign ministers, the Socialists and Democrats in the European

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S&Ds react to Commission proposal on vaccine strategy: “The pandemic is not over. We need to prepare for future challenges!”

Reacting to the European Commission’s latest action plan to prepare for the threat of coronavirus variants, the Socialists and Democrats restate their

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S&D Group: Time to stop turning a blind eye to data protection rights violations under FATCA

When EU Finance Ministers meet today, they will discuss the unfair consequences facing thousands of EU citizens known as ‘Accidental Americans’. The S

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S&D Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights and What's Coming Up

Quote of the week by S&D Group President, Iratxe García, on media freedom in both Poland and Hungary “This was a sad week for media freedom in Europe

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S&D e-Privacy negotiator: Negotiations must start ASAP

The European Parliament’s negotiator on the e-Privacy regulation, Birgit Sippel MEP, has called for trilogue talks between the European Parliament

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S&Ds: Stop the massacres in Yemen. Shameful responsibilities of Saudi Arabia and Arab Emirates cannot be glossed over

Following the approval of the resolution on the humanitarian and political situation in Yemen by the European Parliament today, the Socialists and

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MiFID: S&Ds reject conservatives’ deregulation push masquerading as Covid-19 crisis measure

The Socialists and Democrats are leading the drive to reject the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) Quick Fix in tomorrow’s vote in