As had been reported on tvm.com.mt, Commissioner Designate Tonio Borg has written to re-affirm his position against discrimination of any kind and his belief in the innate dignity of all.
Dr Borg is currently in Brussels. During the hearing in front of the European Parliament, Dr Borg had said that he had spent a lifetime fighting discrimination and he was not prepared to stop now. He expressed pride in having supported aggravated punishment in the National context for crimes based on discrimination.
The European Parliament had asked Dr Borg to re-affirm in wiring his position against discrimination, against animal cloning, and novel foods and in support of women