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Heard in Europe almost spoke to Digital Commissioner Günther Oettinger in an exclusive interview today after he apologised for comments mocking the Chinese, gay marriage and Wallonia. We couldn’t reach him so we spoke to his parody Twitter account @GOettinger instead. Why did you decide to apologise today? My liver tell me what to say.… » read more

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A website run by a subdivision of Germany’s health ministry is providing information on sexuality, sexual violence and reproductive health to newly-arrived immigrants. The multilingual website offers users detailed information on family planning, relationships, legal rights and sexuality. Sub-sections include ‘Kinds of sex’, ‘Good sex’ and ‘Homosexuality’. In a series of colourful and comprehensive cartoons,… » read more

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One angry European is trying to get MEPs to take a stand against their British colleagues who support the UK leaving the European Union. An online petition was set up asking MEPs to walk out during the European Parliament’s plenary session next week (4-7 July) whenever a British MEP “who does not support Europe” takes… » read more

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