Monthly Archives: April 2013

Edward McMillan-Scott – Gelmini reform further cements Italy’s discriminatory treatment – ‘race’ law

The Italian Insider reports 16 April 2013, Commission must punish Italy for lecturers’ race law – European Parliament Our thanks to British Member of the European Parliament, Edward McMillan-Scott for his intervention – the full text of his question to the European … Continue reading

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Italian universities: “illegal and morally wrong” Minister for Europe David Lidington MP

Reported in The Telegraph, 11 April 2013,  Minister for Europe David Lidington  says, “The approach taken by the Italian universities is both illegal and morally wrong” while Vice-President of the European Parliament Edward McMillan Scott MEP said “I have been receiving complaints about … Continue reading

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Times Higher Education Italian ‘race law’

11 April 2013   Italian ‘Race law’ – Lettori suffer 50% pay cut

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Italian universities facing bankruptcy: Bergamo, Catania and Salento

Nannimagazine reported, 10 April 2013, on three three Italian universities, Bergamo, Catania and Salento  unable or unwilling to pay full salaries of (non-Italian) teaching staff for the month of March, describing the foreigners as the “first victims” of  the “Gelmini … Continue reading

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The Times – Italian discriminatory “race” law – EU citizens wages slashed – denied access to judicial decision.

The Times reported today on Italy’s latest attack – wage cuts  up to 60% – of British and other non-Italian university teachers working in Italian Universities. I would be happy to know of any Italian worker, in any sector, in … Continue reading

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