Posts Tagged "human rights"

Stop the European Refugee Crisis!

Over the past weeks and months the ongoing migrant crisis has considerably worsened: families jeopardizing their lives in order to escape persecution and war, bloody riots in Macedonia, overcrowded refugee camps in Greece, arson attacks in Germany, people suffocated to death in trucks on European motorways  - to name just ...

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YES shocked at Hungary’s plan for migrant fence

Young European Socialists (YES) expresses its profound dismay and regret at the recently announced decision of the Hungarian government to start building a fence on its border with Serbia to keep migrants out. The country, which took a very important part in tearing down the “Iron Curtain”, now started preparations to ...

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Support struggle for democracy in Macedonia

Young European Socialist (YES) and International Union of Socialist Youth (IUSY) are following the latest developments in Macedonia with great concern. The clashes happened in Kumanovo on Saturday 9 May, in which 8 police officers were killed and 37 citizens injured, occurred among a powerful wave of protests against the ...

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World Cup: Human rights rather than FIFA-Dictatorship!

Press release of the Young Socialists Switzerland on June 10 2014 The Young Socialists Switzerland have conducted a sit-in in front of FIFA- headquarters in Zurich today to protest against the extreme disregard of human rights concerning the football World Cup 2014 in its shameless strive for maximum profit. In an open ...

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