European Parliament president tells Cameron to get on with it
Monday 27th Jun 2016
posted by Morning Star in World
EU COMMISSION vice-president Frans Timmermans told the European Parliament yesterday that Turkey’s human rights abuses are pushing the country further away from Europe.
He said: “The distance between us and Turkey is not decreasing, it is increasing.
Friday 29th Apr 2016
Refugees will be settled across member states
Friday 11th Sep 2015
by John Boyd
Saturday 29th Aug 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
Capitalism gives only what we can extract from it – so if they give us a European Parliament which no-one ever asked for, let alone demonstrated for, you should smell a rat, says STEVE McGIFFEN
Monday 24th Aug 2015
FORMER Ukip MEP Ashley Mote was jailed for five years yesterday for fraudulently claiming almost £500,000 in expenses.
Mr Mote, a self-styled anti-corruption campaigner and whistleblower within the European...
Tuesday 14th Jul 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
SOCIAL democrat MEPs split over a vote on the secretive Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) on Wednesday.
The European Parliament voted by 436 to 241 in favour of a motion on establishing a corporate court to deal with the controversial Investor-State Dispute...
Friday 10th Jul 2015
posted by James Tweedie in World
CAMPAIGNERS fighting a rip-off international trade deal which hands huge powers to corporations have been making a last-ditch effort to block the deal in the European Parliament today.
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) has been negotiated mainly in secret by the...
Wednesday 8th Jul 2015
TUC leader calls on European Parliament chief to derail PM’s scheme
Wednesday 17th Jun 2015
posted by Luke James in Britain
THE last 20 years have seen a global campaign to subordinate countries to corporations.
Under the misnomer of "free trade," the world's most powerful companies have used their influence over capitalist governments to rewrite the rulebook when it comes to transferring goods,...
Friday 12th Jun 2015
posted by Morning Star in Editorial