THE MARCHENA CASE PAPERS

THE MARCHENA CASE PAPERS

One of the questions that was discussed, which everyone wanted to know, was the reason why the case of Sofia Marchena, the daughter of Judge Marchena, was different to all those before it in the history of democracy. Here is where a journalist’s patience pays off, on more than one occassion. Now, it is me who has that papers that…

GENERALS AND HIGH COMMANDERS REQUEST “RESPECT FOR FRANCO”

GENERALS AND HIGH COMMANDERS REQUEST “RESPECT FOR FRANCO”

Scandal: 181 generals and high commanders in the reserve request 'respect for Franco'. The military commanders, all in the reserve, signed a manifesto praising the figure of the dictator. https://t.co/QmZyAyeDVt [Translated THREAD] 👇 — Col·lectiu ComuniCATs (@comuni_cats) 1 de agosto de 2018 181 high commanders of the Spanish army in the reserve have signed a manifesto in which they demand…

WHAT IS CIUDADANOS’ IDEOLOGY?

WHAT IS CIUDADANOS’ IDEOLOGY?

“Ciudadanos are on the right and they don’t want to know it” Albert Rivera is not centrist: this is how Ciudadanos voted in Congress, in Parliament and in the Barcelona City Council. What is Ciudadanos’ ideology? Albert Rivera’s followers have often defined themselves as occupying the centre ground and, recently, as a liberal party. However, from the left, they often…

WIDESPREAD PLOT OF ILLEGAL FINANCING OF CIUDADANOS

WIDESPREAD PLOT OF ILLEGAL FINANCING OF CIUDADANOS

Scandal: Ignacio Aguado established a widespread plot of illegal financing of Ciudadanos in the 2015 election. Ignacio Aguado established a generalized plot of illegal financing of the 2015 electoral campaign, in which he was the candidate for President of the Community of Madrid by the Ciudadanos party, which won 17 deputies. Without electoral managers in the party’s local groups, Aguado…

STATEMENT FROM THE GOVERNMENT OF SPAIN

STATEMENT FROM THE GOVERNMENT OF SPAIN

Saturday, 12th May 2018 Today, the candidate for the presidency of the Generalitat, Mr. Torra, has offered the Catalans a ‘frentista’ speech, an old-fashioned speech, and a speech far-removed from the grand majority of moderate, constructive Catalans who want a president for the here and now, and for the future of Catalonia. Mr. Torra has not presented himself as the…

CATALAN LAWS APPEALED AGAINST AND/OR SUSPENDED

Catalan laws appealed against and/or suspended by Spain’s Constitutional Court (2012-2016) These are some of the 45 laws passed by the catalan Parliament and forbidden by the Spanish Constitutional Court The Spanish Government, via the Constitutional Court, appeals against laws passed by the Catalan Parliament, laws which aim to improve the lives of those who have suffered more cruelly the…

“NOT EVEN THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT ABIDE THE CONSTITUTION”

A former lawyer at the constitutional court: “not even the constitutional court abide the constitution”. The former Lawyer at the Constitutional Court and Professor of Constitutional Law at the University of Seville Joaquín Urías Download the pdf Original news        

THE COST IS THE DEMOCRACY

Destroying democracy has a high cost ‘The Spanish State will pay the price of getting rid of Puigdemont, assuming the disrepute of its institutions.’   Descarga el pdf Noticia original

THE CREDIBILITY OF THE EUROPE UNION ARE AT STAKE (SVT-SWEDEN)

“The Spanish democracy and the credibility of the EU are at stake in Catalonia.” OPINION: “EU and Sweden politicians should have understood by now that the Catalan crisis will not get solved by itself. The longer the EU ignores the problem, the more severe it will get and the bigger contradictions will become”. Written by Oriol Poveda and Jakob Svensson.…