factbox: who's who in the spanish election

FILE PHOTO Spanish acting Prime Minister and Socialist Workers Party Pedro Sanchez gestures Alcala de Henares, near Madrid, Spain November 8, 2019. ... center-right, pro- European party originally from Catalonia and part of Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe that first won..

this is how spanish social-democracy ends

Three months of agonizing inaction by Spanish President, Pedro Sanchez, has resulted in no agreement to create government for Spain between his PSOE and Unidas Podemos, the amalgamation of parties and social movements sourced off Indignados protests in 2011. ... Lasa, Victor, Spanish..

the new spanish islamophobia

Reconquista, meaning the 'reconquering, draws on the history of Iberian Christian of Muslim Spain. ... Spain's former dictator, General Franco, granted Catholic Church power, prohibited any religion save Catholicism and enforced the standardisation of 'core Spanish culture, from..

george orwell: documenting the spanish civil war

Homage to Catalonia, in which Orwell bore witness to the murder of Spanish Revolution, was the product of this defining period of Orwell's life, at least the literary and political equal of Animal Farm and Nineteen Eighty-Four.. ... The only unexpected feature in Spanish situation, is..

spanish state: historic 8 march action!

The role of the youth on this day became crucial again, as was obvious in the massive student mobilisations that filled streets and squares at 12am throughout the whole Spanish State. ... More than five million working class women and young people, along with comrades in the struggle, packed every..

spanish state: early election announced

What has happened Catalonia, with the resounding refusal to recognise the legitimate right of Catalan people to self-determination, plus the unleashing of unprecedented repressive, police and judicial barrage and the heightening of the most rabid Spanish nationalism, is the best proof of what we..

xavier becerra blasts trump's wall in spanish-language

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, in his Spanish-language response to the State of the Union address, on Tuesday slammed President Donald Trump's obsession with building border wall and threatened action if he used money to try to pay for it... ... Becerra told Latino audience watching..

josé peirats and the spanish revolution

By the fascist uprising and led by the While the momentum behind publishing books, monographs and articles on Spanish Civil War remains strong, the profound revolution unleashed-and-file land and urban workers, especially by the anarchists of CNT, is downplayed or even obfuscated. ... The third..

ghosts of the spanish civil war

In attempt to bring closure to the bitterness, Spanish Government in 2007 passed law, designated that condemned Franco regime, recognized the sufferings of those. ... Under project funded by Spanish government, we helped to pave dirt country road however, the work was neither arduous nor..

catalonia and spanish nationalism

By the nauseating images published by, October referendum was moment of exposure that demonstrated how the repressive State apparatuses the police, the courts and the prisons could be mobilised to defend ' Spanish solidarity And the most striking manifestation of success for this renewed..

hispanic nativity shift

These opposing trends, have begun to reshape Hispanic population. Just the number of U.S. ... The top five states by Hispanic in 2012 are California, Texas, Florida, New York and Illinois .. ..

3. hispanic identity

more than half of Hispanics say they most often use the name of their ancestors Hispanic origin. ... For Hispanic immigrants, the share that thinks of themselves as American rise with in U.S. ..

spanish police harass, spy on catalan separatist party

Anna Gabriel, CUP leader and former MP, fled to Switzerland, having left the country believing she could not get fair from Spanish judiciary.. Another judge hailed king Felipe VI and the police agencies, writing, Long live Spanish police, long live Guardia Civil, long Spain and long live..

a defeat for spanish justice

Furthermore, Spanish judge decided to withdraw all European arrest warrants he had issued, his case before Court of Justice of European Union Luxembourg. ... He accuses German courts of lacking commitment and ignoring European jurisprudence, yet Spanish judge relinquishes the..

sotomayor would be first hispanic on supreme court

., ment saying he looked forward to working with both Democrats and Republicans on Judiciary Committee to confirm Judge Sotomayor as Hispanic and the third woman to sit on the court... ... The White House announcement ceremony was picture of diversity, the first black president, appointing..

spanish judge chases bin laden

GarzM-sn released on Wednesday lays out the case that correspondent for al-Jazeera, Tayssir Alouni, and 11 other men arrested since November 2001 constituted Spanish al-Qaida cell that was in planning Sept 11 attacks. Spanish, minister under Socialist government, has high-profile history..

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