Monthly Archives: May 2016

Germany Follows Cameron’s Lead In Treating EU Workers As Foreigners

Post originally published on socialeurope.eu, 5 May 2016

Ideas spread fast, bad ideas spread faster. Over the last few months, the European Commission has tried to give new impulse towards achieving a ‘Social Triple A’ rating. At the beginning of March, Employment and Social Affairs Commissioner Marianne Thyssen launched a social package comprising an outline of the European Pillar of Social Rights and some ideas to facilitate labour mobility. Continue reading