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Iberosphere calls it a day after three-and-a-half years

August 16th, 2013 | Posted in Iberoblog, Featured | Read More »

Rajoy denies corruption despite revelations

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy gave a press conference on July 15 in which he denied all the allegations linking him to an illegal slush fund run by former Partido Popular (PP) treasurer Luis Bárcenas. The scandal has intensified since new revelations by El Mundo newspaper, including the fact that Rajoy was in contact with Bárcenas via SMS as recently as March. (Video in Spanish)

July 16th, 2013 | Posted in Videos | Read More »

A protest song in the bank queue

Activists demonstrate against the handling of nationalised lender Bankia with a musical interlude.

May 9th, 2013 | Posted in Videos | Read More »

The fight for a fairer evictions law

Activists appeal to the government to approve a sweeping reform of Spain’s mortgage regulations, in an effort to bring to an end the country’s repossessions crisis.

March 18th, 2013 | Posted in Videos | Read More »

“Why don’t you shut up?”

Hugo Chávez’s now famous run-in with Spain’s King Juan Carlos.

March 6th, 2013 | Posted in Videos | Read More »

Catalan Socialist leader calls on king to abdicate

Pere Navarro shocks many by announcing need for “a new era”.

February 25th, 2013 | Posted in Videos | Read More »

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