French Conservative MEPs opposed EU resolution on minority languages

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Amélie Rougeot
Local time: 08:03
English to French
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Shameful Sep 13, 2013

Ah yes, France is always very vocal about maintaining the use of several languages at the international level, but when it's about preserving linguistic diversity within its borders, it's another story...

 

Oriol Vives  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 09:03
Member (2009)
English to Catalan
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Shameful Sep 14, 2013

Amélie Rougeot wrote:

Ah yes, France is always very vocal about maintaining the use of several languages at the international level, but when it's about preserving linguistic diversity within its borders, it's another story...


The same happens in Spain.


 

Tomás Cano Binder, BA, CT  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 09:03
Member (2005)
English to Spanish
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LOL! Sep 14, 2013

Oriol Vives wrote:
Amélie Rougeot wrote:
Ah yes, France is always very vocal about maintaining the use of several languages at the international level, but when it's about preserving linguistic diversity within its borders, it's another story...

The same happens in Spain.

Nice joke.icon_smile.gif You are probably talking about Spanish in Catalonia, for instance, a region where in order to receive education in Spanish for your children, you have to undergo a long fight in court... and even then you cannot have it because the regional government does not obey court rulings.


 


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