Category Archives: UK Government

Andrew Bridgen MP, The Italian Insider: Brexit, Italy’s discrimination against British Lecturers

ANDREW BRIDGEN CALLS ON THE GOVERNMENT TO USE BREXIT NEGOTIATIONS TO RESOLVE DISCRIMINATION AGAINST FOREIGN LECTURERS AT ITALIAN UNIVERSITIES Andrew Bridgen VIDEO – House of Commons Hansard 14 July 2016 Will Brexit secure rights for the Lettori   15 July 2016

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The Guardian letter 12.11.15: Proper debate needed on UK’s place in Europe

  letter number 6 – Association of Foreign Lecturers in Italy – ALLSI http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/nov/12/proper-debate-needed-on-uks-place-in-europe In PDF: The Guardian“Proper debate needed on UK’s place in Europe | Letters | Politics | The Guardian”

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The Italian Insider: Countdown to end Italy’s lettori shame

  25 September 2015   Countdown to end Italy’s 35 year lettori shame

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Andrew Bridgen MP – House of Commons – 17 September 2015

17 Sep 2015 : Column 1167 House of Commons Thursday 17 September 2015 The House met at half-past Nine o’clock   Andrew Bridgen (North West Leicestershire) (Con): For several years I have been raising the issue of discrimination against the … Continue reading

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Free movement of workers: European Parliament Petitions Committee 1 Dec. 14 – MEPs to be shown how Commission opinion on lettori is based on “a gross misrepresentation of facts”

I will be giving evidence to the Petitions Committee of the European Parliament in Brussels circa 15.30 on Monday 1 December. ALLSI lawyer, I will focus on a letter written by our lawyer,  Professor Avvocato Lorenzo Picotti (who successfully pleaded … Continue reading

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Italy’s threat to future of Europe – European Voice

European Voice today on its front page  PDF “Fresh challenge to Italy on foreign lecturers pay” or  Link to European Voice article On page six the editorial is PDF   “Italy’s disrespect for rule of law hurts all of EU | … Continue reading

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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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