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16 May 2018

Following in the footsteps of Flemish Minister-President Geert Bourgeois, the Flemish Parliament has also strongly condemned the violence at the border between Gaza and Israel. In an emergency resolution, the Parliament called on the EU to take on an active intermediary role to reach a two-state …

16 May 2018

“That’s why the European Union will never become a European nation. Because it is the combination of many different nations, with a variety of different cultures and political traditions. ‘More Europe’ is not the solution to everything,” says Party Chairman Bart De Wever in an opinion piece …

11 May 2018

LGBT people deserve better protection by police and justice. Secretary of State for Equal Opportunities Zuhal Demir has readied a plan with 115 action points intended to make police and justice more alert, while also giving them more possibilities to act against homophobia and transphobia. “Because …

9 May 2018

Secretary of State for Equal Opportunities Zuhal Demir has succeeded in getting the Islam Party to show its true colours once again. During a TV debate in the current affairs programme “De Afspraak” on Tuesday, Redouane Ahrouch, the founder of the Islam Party, refused to look at Secretary of State …

9 May 2018

“In my European Union, we do not tolerate brutal police violence against peaceful citizens.” Group leader in the Flemish Parliament Matthias Diependaele didn’t mince his words during the visit of the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, to the Flemish Parliament. The Catalan …

9 May 2018

Member of the European Parliament Sander Loones (N-VA/ECR) has been a vocal opponent of the ultra-loose monetary policy conducted by the ECB over the past years. On May 16, he is organising a workshop (12:00-14:30) on why it is necessary to end QE and how to do it. The workshop is the third of a …