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Manfred Weber asks: Who wants to live the Chinese way of life?

9 monthes ago   |   By Politico

STRASBOURG - Why contain a fight over protecting the European way of life to Europe, when there are so many other continents to offend?
Manfred Weber, the German leader of the center-right European People's Party in the European Parliament, presumably thought he was helping his fellow conservative, Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen, when he spoke out in defense of her decision to name a new vice president in charge of “ protecting our European way of life .”
Von der Leyen has faced heavy criticism for assigning that title to the portfolio of the Greek commissioner-nominee...
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'Do you want to live the African way of life?' EU conservative group chief defends Protecting Our European Way of Life job title

9 monthes ago   |   By The Independent

Manfred Weber says he cannot understand the problem with new immigration commissioner job title
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