" Silent coup in Spain " (deutsch)

The state of emergency in Catalonia should continue to be maintained, although Catalonia has formed a government. In fact, the Popular Party (PP) of Mariano Rajoy, with the Social Democrats (PSOE) and right-wing Citizens (citizens), decided last fall that article 155 should automatically be repealed with the formation of a…

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Spain achieves 2,816 million euros from the Horizon 2020 program

The Horizon 2020 program of the European Union has granted Spain 2,816 million euros in aid for research and innovation in its first four years of operation. This figure represents 10% of the returns obtained in competitive competition in this period, which consolidates our country as the fourth recipient of…

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Three years in prison for a prison officer who abused inmates

The Seventh Section of the Provincial Court of Seville has sentenced to three years in prison and the payment of a fine of 3,960 euros to an official of the women’s prison in Alcalá de Guadaíra for sexually abusing an inmate and vex both her and another inmate. The accused…

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Stories of exile after Guernica

Sail a boat from the port of Santurce (Bilbao), to Southampton (England) with a sign in which you can read ‘Havana’. Thousands of people meet at 6.30 in the morning: 4,000 children accompanied by 96 teachers, 120 auxiliaries, and 16 priests, and nearly twice as many as they are dismissed.…

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The stones of the French May did not reach Spain

The French May Revolution, which is now half a century old, lacked a soundtrack or hymns that have lasted. If anything, one of the most humming songs in a Latino neighborhood in the war was Ay, Carmela, a famous melody on the Republican side during the Civil War. It was…

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The Kingdom of Spain and the Jons

Ortega said that the Spaniards skipped the Enlightenment era and that, therefore, we lack an “irreplaceable century.” Black Europe ceased to be so thanks to the effort to rationalize ideas and fine-tune the customs that was the Enlightenment . However, later black Spain, on the contrary, is the result of…

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Tunisia and Turkey recover the ‘borrowed tourists’ to Spain

Tourism is a crucial element in the economic recovery of a country. In the case of Spain, in 2015 and 2016 it contributed 11.1% and 11.2%, respectively, of GDP. In this last year, the sector generated revenues with a total value of 125,529 million euros, according to the Tourism Satellite…

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The Hitler Youth in Spain

The presence in Spain of the Hitler Youth strengthened the ties of Franco’s Spain with the Third Reich and promoted the creation of a youth organization in the image and likeness of the Hitlerjugend that would perpetuate the ideals of the Movement.

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Broadband in Spain is one of the most expensive in Europe

Spain continues at the top of the ranking of the countries with the most expensive broadband in the European Union. From less affordable (with a score of 0 points) to more affordable (with a score of one hundred points), the country gets a score of 74. The average affordability of…

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Ridiculous

The problem is when history falls in the mouth and the assessment of some politicians, where there are opinions that give real embarrassment to others. In the last weeks we have attended several episodes of that type that have not been foreign to me and, at times, I like to…

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