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- 16 September 2014
According to the newspaper El Mundo, the Spanish government is likely to abandon its proposal to restrict abortion access in Spain because of the absence of consensus on the project (...)
- 8 September 2014
[The Guardian] Opposition says limited anti-discrimination bill offers no protection, as rightwing campaigners resist call for civil unions (...)
- 17 July 2014
A new report from Council of Europe's anti-racism monitors expresses concern at surging support for aggressive nationalist and populist xenophobic parties and the persistence of fascist nostalgia in several member states (...)
- 16 June 2014
[Euractiv] Poland is embroiled in a nationwide discussion about the right to abortion, sparked by two very controversial cases.
- 5 June 2014
[Pinknews] The constitution of Slovakia has been amended to define marriage as specifically the “unique bond between a man and a woman” closing the door to same-sex marriage. No form of same-sex civil union is legal in Slovakia (...)
- 26 May 2014
[Euronews] France’s National Front and Britain’s UKIP were among Eurosceptic parties to make big gains in the European Parliament elections. Anti-EU parties also polled strongly in Denmark and Italy. Early offical projections have put the centre-right EPP grouping ahead in the European Parliament.
- 25 May 2014
On 25 May 2014, four people were shot dead at the Brussels Jewish museum in a possible terror attack. Our member organisation the Centre d'Action Laïque (BE) expressed its sincere condolences to the families of the victims and to the Brussels Jewish Museum. It also expressed its deep solidarity with its constitutive organisation the Centre Communautaire laïque juif (CCLJ).
- 25 April 2014
The Humanist Association of Germany denounces a case of discrimination against non-confessional and non-religious people (...)
- 16 April 2014
On 14 April, the Maltese Parliament adopted civil unions bill and anti-discrimination amendment in the Constitution (...)
- 27 March 2014
The programme of the European Christian Political Movement (ECPM) is worrying and the importance given to religion is jeopardizing secularism throughout Europe. For the ECPM, the European values “cannot be separated from the person of Jesus Christ” (...)