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Labour MEPs: Brexit deal sells out jobs, rights, protections, freedoms and futures - the public must have the final say

Boris Johnson's botched Brexit deal surrenders the rights, protections, freedoms and futures of the British people for generations, Labour MEPs warned today, adding the public must have the final say.... Read more

As MEPs back stronger rights for workers in gig economy, the choice is clear: more rights for all or a rights-destroying Trumpian Brexit, warn Labour MEPs

The European Parliament has voted for a report calling for more rights for workers in the gig economy, once again highlighting the stark choice facing the UK: more rights for... Read more

Elections and referendums must be protected from foreign interference, manipulation and disinformation, warn Labour MEPs

Labour MEPs have demanded urgent action to protect elections and referendums from foreign interference, manipulation and disinformation after the European Parliament voted today for a resolution calling for more to... Read more

Labour MEPs: EU must ignore Johnson's games and grant extension to enable UK to vote again now reality of Brexit is clear

Boris Johnson is "playing the blame game" and "hoping that the EU will reject" his latest proposal, the leader of Labour's MEPs said as he called for the European Union... Read more

Brexit: Just weeks from potential no-deal disaster, citizens' rights are still in limbo and in urgent need of resolution, warn Labour MEPs

The post-Brexit citizens' rights of five million people in the UK and EU27 remain unresolved, just weeks from a potential no-deal disaster, Labour MEPs warned as petitioners representing the three... Read more

Labour MEPs: Employment commissioner-designate vows to upgrade and extend workers' rights, including to gig economy - showing once more why we must remain in EU

EU commissioner-designate for jobs, Nicholas Schmit, today pledged to enhance workers' rights and extend them to all sectors, including the gig economy, showcasing the reforms the EU is implementing and... Read more

EPLP programme of pop-up discussions at Labour Party Conference 2019

This year at the Labour Party Conference, the European Parliamentary Labour Party will be doing something different - we'll be running a series of pop-up discussions on various topics on... Read more

Labour MEPs: Urgent reform of electoral law needed to defend our democracy from disinformation, fraud and foreign interference

Labour MEPs have called for urgent reforms of our electoral laws to defend elections and referendums against foreign interference and manipulation, and to win the fight against offline and online... Read more

Labour MEPs: Johnson is not Britain - please bear with us and give us time to rethink Brexit now reality is laid bare

Boris Johnson is not representative of Britain, and his plans for a no-deal Brexit have no mandate, Labour's leader in the European Parliament, Richard Corbett MEP, said as parliament debated... Read more

Labour MEPs: We will scrutinise new EU Commissioners to ensure reform agenda

Labour MEPs vowed to scrutinise the new line-up of Commissioners proposed today, warning they will make full use of the European Parliament hearings and right to approve or reject the... Read more

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