Category Archives: European Treaty

Italian Appeal Court applies Italy’s racist “Gelmini” law

On 25 January 2011 I informed the European Parliament that the “Gelmini law” was about to come into force which would deny basic civil rights to a specifically targeted group of non-Italian citizens – see video link  – David Petrie addressing … Continue reading

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Edward McMillan-Scott with Christopher Burchett, David Petrie and John Young, 3 decades of discrimination in Italian Universities

Press Conference in the European Parliament, Brussels, 29 May 2013 hosted by Vice-President Edward McMillan-Scott MEP Opening remarks by Edward McMillan Scott and speeches by David Petrie and John Young. Press Conference speeches European Parliament 29 May 2013 MEDIA 30 May … Continue reading

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David Lidington, The Times, Italy’s discrimination breaches EU law and (is) wholly unacceptable

UK Minister for Europe, David Lidington, wrote to me expressing his extreme disappointment at developments reported in The Times, 2 April 2013 Pay cut in half for British lecturers in Italy and has called for the swift resumption of dialogue between ALLSI and the … Continue reading

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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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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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Mario Monti cuts the cash: a note on professori, raccomandazioni and circuses

A Happy New Year to all my readers and my warm thanks to David Lidington, British Minister for Europe and David Willetts British Minister of State for Universities and Science for their continued efforts in the field of education to create a … Continue reading

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Ue, l’Italia rischia procedura infrazione, La protesta del governo di Londra, David Cameron

Ue, l’Italia rischia procedura infrazione «Lettori di lingua inglese discriminati» Con la riforma Gelmini sono stati degradati a tecnici e lo stipendio dimezzato. La protesta del governo di Londra http://www.ilmessaggero.it/primopiano/cronaca/ue_italia_rischia_procedura_infrazione_lettori_di_lingua_inglese_discriminati/notizie/239289.shtml

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