spain: an election full of uncertainty

The campaign has addressed any of Spain's most pressing issues, such as persistent unemployment, the slowdown, how to trim the deficit or how to punch its weight in EU. ... Spain's democracy has matured over four decades. Sadly, from most of today's political leaders, only one of..

vox and the extreme right in spain

By reproducing scene that seems as though it was taken out from the In moment of creativity, VOX, the new referent for the extreme right Spain, thought of promoting image of political leadership Lord of Rings epic saga. It's almost too easy to make fun of the in which VOX promises to 'Reconquer..

spain: far-right party as kingmaker

Two major camps are taking shape ahead of Spain's parliamentary elections on Sunday with Socialists under Pedro Sánchez and the left-wing party Podemos on the one hand, and Partido Popular and Ciudadanos on the other. ... Spain faces the threat of phase of instability after the..

george orwell, spain, and revolution

He resolved to go to Spain, where he learned that just being anti-fascist was insufficient — you had to be for something. . ... In Homage to Catalonia Orwell argued the need to rally the support of the workers and peasants to the rear of the forces of the fascist leader Franco; to appeal to the..

new york times provides cover for austerity cranks

New York Times gave us great example of this practice in article on the decline of the middle class across Europe, with focus on Spain.. ... While other factors, like the weakening of labor market protections, have made its worse, ing Spain and Europe's middle class.. ..

in spain, far-right populists rise on anti-separatist

On Feb 9, just days tens of thousands of people took to Spain's capital to demand that the government halt negotiations with Catalan separatist leaders.. ... Together with Citizens and People's Party, Spain's right-wing parties could form large enough coalition to govern, according to..

spain: prime minister pedro sanchez announces third

Between doing nothing and continuing without budget, or giving the chance for Spaniards to speak, Spain should continue looking ahead, in appearance from Moncloa Palace, the seat of government, after Cabinet meeting... ... Vox's, Santiago Abascal, vowed to use the election to reconquer the future,..

podemos and the left in spain

The reinforcement given by Socialist Party to then Prime Minister Adolfo Suárez of Democratic Center Union took the form of helping the government to quell the wave of strikes and demonstrations that had threatened to destabilize Spain throughout 1976 1977. ... In 1985, of course, Socialist..

a guide to education in spain - expat guide to spain

OECD PISA survey of educational standards of year olds across 70 countries and economies showed that Spain's in mathematics, reading and science is above OECD average. ... After school, students go onto Spain between the ages of 12 and 16 years old, school, private school  or..


Spotlight Free Expression & the Law Freedom of Assembly Spain. The Catalan civil society leaders have been held in pre-trial detention for more than year and face up to 17 years prison if convicted... ... Terrorism laws threatening freedom of Spain. Vague bans on glorification of..

spain's far-right vox party allies with mainstream rivals

MADRID — Spain's far-right Vox party has staked its claim to in the political mainstream, dropping its more extremist positions to help form Andalusia as far-right parties build their influence across Europe.. ... European Union says about 57,000 migrants crossed from North Africa to..

prison » spain reels as far-right vox party

Prison Planet com » Spain reels as far-Right Vox party storms into Andalucian parliament. The ultra-conservative and Vox has stormed into Andalucian assembly Sunday's election, marking the time far-Right party has achieved representation on any level Spain's recent history as democracy.. ..

far-right party shakes up spanish politics

In this Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 photo, supporters of Spain's far-right Vox party, wave Spanish flags as they celebrate the results during regional elections Andalusia, Seville, Spain. ... In this Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 photo, Spain's far-right Vox Party President Santiago Abascal, takes..

spanish politics shaken by awakening of the far-right

In this Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 photo, supporters of Spain's far-right Vox party, wave Spanish flags as they celebrate the results during regional elections Andalusia, Seville, Spain. In this Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 photo, Spain's far-right Vox Party President Santiago Abascal, takes part..

far-right vox party gains seats in andalusia

The success of the far-right party Vox in elections Andalusia southern Spain at the weekend has sent shock waves through the country's political establishment.. ... Commenting on Monday, his Socialist party will continue to push European for Spain.. ..

spain unearths its past

Half of Spain is opposed to the exhumation of Franco and the profanation and pillaging of Valley of Fallen, the movement's leaders warned. ... The leader, Santiago Abascal, called upon the flag-waving crowd to make Spain great again and fight the enemies for Spain's division and..

spain: the deep state’s impunity (antoni bassas)

These days Carlos Lesmes, the president of Spain's Supreme Court, is the face that illustrates the shambolic mess that bogs down consumers, public notaries and banks over. ... We did get resignation this morning Police Commissioner Daniel Rodríguez López, the highest-ranking Spain's..

catalonia and postfascism

Of the countries that were under the iron heel of in the century only Spain deserves the 'postfascist. ... The ease with which Spain convicts political prisoners and forces politicians into exile is mark of the endurance of the culture of the in. ..

spanish judge chases bin laden

MADRID, Spain — He has already tried to prosecute former Chilean Augusto Pinochet and dozens of military officers accused of atrocities Argentina's Dirty War. ... Mohamed Atta, one of Sept 11 hijackers, is thought to have met with another planner of the attacks, Ramzi Binalshibh, Spain..


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