ghosts of the spanish civil war

Spain was bad shape and signs of poverty and deprivation were in evidence everywhere, from the city, Madrid, to the small of Cordoba. ... Recently, the socialist prime minister of Spain, Pedro Sanchez, decided to exhume and remove the remains of General Franco from the crypt of basilica near..

spanish police harass, spy on catalan separatist party

Over the year, CUP's activities against Madrid's of Catalan movement has consisted of peaceful protests, strikes, blockades of roads via sit-ins and the display of yellow ribbons throughout major cities and towns.. ... The operation against CUP is transparent attempt to step up the campaign..

a new left rising?

Even in the face of partial victories like the city of Madrid janitors and groundskeepers strike against layoffs, the campaign to stop the privatization of Madrid health care system, or the victory of Gamonal Burgos against gentrification, the government did not budge. ..

look past violence: the only sane option

Madrid conference -- co-convened by United States and Soviet Union -- holds special place in the annals of diplomatic feats.. Seemingly against all odds, former President George Bush and Baker led Israeli and Palestinian representatives, among others, to unprecedented discussions Madrid...

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