EUROPEAN COURT OF JUSTICE – The European Court of Justice should dismiss the claims of the far right, as the European Commission did in 2014


In 2012, throughout the European Union, the most traditionalist and reactionary networks, religious groups and movements decided to mobilise to collect more than one million signatures on a petition to the European Commission to demand the end of financing by the European Union of all activities related to gender equality and sexual and reproductive health and rights. These signatures were submitted to the European Commission who, in 2014, refused to bow to these demands. Now they are apparently appealing to the European Court of Justice to make such a ruling. This article in Humanité calls on the Court to reinforce the decision of the European Commission…

SOURCE: Humanité, by Tomas Lemahieu, 5 August 2019 (en français) (Full text needs subscription)