Socialist Party Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. French government to impose labour reform by decree in face of rebellionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... The decision to invoke special constitutional powers underlines the deep rifts running through the ruling Socialist Party a year ahead of presidential elections and Hollande's own weakness ahead of declaring whether he will run for re-election. ...

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  2. The plan to ban work emails out of hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Newsday

    Should governments step in to regulate work emails and so rescue harassed staff from the perils of digital burnout? The answer in France appears to be "Yes". President Francois Hollande's Socialist Party is about to vote through a measure that will give employees for the first time a "right to disconnect".

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  3. Anger as France imposes labour reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | BBC News

    Nantes saw clashes between protesters and security forces. In Paris police fired rubber pellets on demonstrators outside the National Assembly.

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  4. French government to bypass parliament over disputed labour reformRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The Star Online

    ... The decision to invoke special constitutional powers underlines the deep rifts running through the ruling Socialist Party a year ahead of presidential elections and Hollande's own weakness ahead of declaring whether he will run for re-election. ...

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  5. Pak-origin MP in Brussels signs petition against illegal annexation of Gilgit BaltistanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The Times of India

    ... of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Ellahi, a lawmaker of Pakistani origin and a member of the Socialist Party of Belgium (Parti Socialiste), also happens to be the doctor of Pakistani embassy in Brussels. He signed the petition along with ...

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  6. Geller: Poll Shows - Total Rejection' of Islam in France Across the Political SpectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... of the 'extreme right', they are now felt across the political spectrum. Back in 2010, 39 per cent of Socialist Party voters felt Islam was too prominent within French society - a majority of 52 per cent feel this to be the case six years on." ...

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  7. Pope Francis meets a Red Clerica who was exiled by Pope John Paul IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Religion News Service

    French bishop Jacques Gaillot, center, speaks with people from associations who occupy the rue de Solferino Socialist Party headquarters in Paris on January 3, 2013 in solidarity with illegal immigrants workers who are on hunger strike in Lille, northern France, since 63 days. Photo courtesy of REUTERS/Benoit Tessier French bishop Jacques Gaillot, center, speaks with people from associations who occupy the rue de Solferino Socialist Party headquarters in Paris on January 3, 2013 in solidarity with illegal immigrants workers who are on hunger strike in Lille, northern France, since 63 days.

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  8. French minister defends contested labour reformRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    ... The reform that was to have been Hollande's signature achievement has instead brought supporters of his own Socialist Party onto the streets. Unions fear the reform will erode the cherished rights of workers on full-time contracts, while student ...

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  9. French labour laws: Watered-down proposal put before parliament in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The Independent

    ... emerge from the two weeks of debate in much reduced form. A threatened revolt by some members of the ruling Socialist Party could ditch the reform completely - further weakening President FranA ois Hollande before presidential elections in 12 ...

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  10. Why People Don't Vote - and How a Good Ground Game HelpsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Harvard Business School

    ... in the country depressed their tendency to vote on issues, the researchers recruited activists with the Socialist Party to knock on doors in advance of the 2010 regional elections. The activists gave citizens information about the candidates and the ...

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  11. Islam Under Fire in Europe's Two Biggest NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    Alternative for Germany leader Frauke Petry delivers a speech at the party's conference in Stuttgart. A right-wing party in Germany that made gains in recent state elections has adopted a party manifesto declaring that "Islam is not part of Germany."

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  12. a Too Little, Too Late?: - Total Rejection' Of Islam In FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... of the "extreme right", they are now felt across the political spectrum. Back in 2010, 39 per cent of Socialist Party voters felt Islam was too prominent within French society - a majority of 52 per cent feel this to be the case six years on. Le ...

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    Apr 27, 2016 | New Vision

    ... from the outside. The political atmosphere is dominated by two major developments. On one hand, Hollande's Socialist Party seems on the verge of political annihilation, much like the Republican Party in the US. On the other hand, the far-right ...

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  14. Hollande's camp goes on offensive a year ahead of French pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | The Peninsula

    ... depths of public opinion -- in a poll this week, only 17 percent thought he was a good president. And his Socialist Party and the left in general are deeply divided. "The moment has come for us to wake up. We are here to mobilise and defend our ...

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  15. French bishops appoint head of independent abuse panel as controversy continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Catholic World News

    The Catholic bishops of France have named a senior government bureaucrat to head a new independent commission to advise the hierarchy on the handling of sex-abuse complaints. Alain Christnacht, who has served in a variety of posts, mostly under Socialist Party political leaders, will chair the Independent National Expert Commission on Child Abuse.

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  16. France's Next PresidentRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Project Syndicate

    ... from the outside. The political atmosphere is dominated by two major developments. On one hand, Hollande's Socialist Party seems on the verge of political annihilation, much like the Republican Party in the US. On the other hand, the far-right ...

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  17. Najat Belkacem's journey from shepherd girl to first Muslim woman education minister of FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Merinews

    ... years, Najat graduated from the Paris Institute of Political Studies in 2002. Soon after, she joined the Socialist Party and began her fight for citizens' rights, against discrimination, and housing for all. 3. With seven siblings, she developed ...

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  18. There are 4 reasons countries dissolve their parliaments. Here's why Serbia did.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Serbian Radical Party supporters light torches during a pre-election rally on Wednesday in Novi Sad, Serbia. Serbian voters go to the polls on Sunday in a snap election that will test Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic's proclaimed bid to lead the Balkan country toward European Union integration.

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  19. On the Uprisings in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Counterpunch

    At the beginning of March, France's now ultra-liberal Socialist Party government officially revealed a labour reforms bill whose objective was to promote the competitiveness of businesses operating in France. The bill, commonly referred to as the El Khomri law, was instantly perceived by most leftist factions as a fundamental attack on workers rights and a downright sabotage of the French Labour Code , considered one of Europe's most progressive.

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  20. Paris Elite Homeowners Seek End to Pain With Socialist DefeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Bloomberg

    If the 3.75 million-euro Paris home doesn't attract a buyer soon, he may decide to wait for a new president next year. "We have a socialist president who's increased taxes," said Laroche, a business owner who's about to retire and wants to spend more time at his country home.

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