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Espanjalaisia vapaudenhaaveita , 19.12.2013

Marinaleda: Andalusian utopia, 4 September 2012

Spanish anarchism — with a Scottish accent, 8 September 2010

Málagan lumovoima, 8.8.2010

Suomalaiselämää Espanjassa: Hitaan tapahtumisen hienous, 4.6.2010

Correspondents in revolutionary Spain, 23 February 2009

Guerrillas whom history left behind, 18 September 2008


Torroxin uudet tuulet


Spain's many identities

5 December 2006

Espanjan aikapankit


Torrox: Tähdet kertovat


Memories of dead heroes

7 February 2005

Objectivity and the Spanish civil war

24 January 2005

Mejor clima de Europa


Andalusian kansainvälistyvän elämän ongelmia


Kun Stalin vallankumousta torjui

Yliopisto, 19/2002

How Stalin destroyed revolution in Spain

openDemocracy, 31 January 2002

Espanjassa väitellään siirtolaisuudesta

YLE/Tänään iltapäivällä, 19.6.2002


Riitta Liede:

Torroxin vuorten kupeessa

Olé-lehti, 21.7.2005



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Catalonia and the Art of Differential Diagnosis by Thomas S. Harrington, CounterPunch, 14 November 2017

Reshaping Sovereignty In Catalonia And Spain: A Task For The Left by Costas Lapavitsas, Social Europe,13 November 2017

Catalonia latest: 750,000 protesters descend on Barcelona demanding release of jailed separatist leaders by Sam Edwards, Independent, 11 November 2017

Europe's critical battle for democracy by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 11 November 2017

Catalonia: now what? by Joan Subirats, openDemocracy, 4 November 2017

Upholding the Rule of Law in the European Union by Albena Azmanova, Barbara Spinelli, and co-signatories, openDemocracy, 4 November 2017

‘Why shouldn't Catalonia be an independent state within Europe?' by Colm Tóibín, The Guardian, 3 November 2017

The EU and Catalonia: A non-epic tale of hypocrisy, hand-wringing, and getting it wrong by Susan Ran, Counterfire, 2 November 2017

Catalan independence is not just ‘nationalism' – it's a rebellion against nationalism by Ignasi Bernat and David Whyte, Red Pepper, 2 November 2017

Catalan Independence Flounders on the Rocks of Reality by John Wight, CounterPunch, 1 November 2017

Catalan separatists counted on support from the E.U. But they got the cold shoulder by Mchael Birnbaum, The Washington Post, 1 November 2017

Catalan crisis underscores divide within Podemos by Àngels Piñol, El País in English, 1 November 2017

The Struggle for Independence: From Ireland to Catalonia by Pauline Murphy, CounterPunch, 31 October 2017

On Being a Rebel by Craig Murray, 31 October 2017

Europe Fails a Fundamental Democratic Test by Craig Murray, 28 October 2017

The Current Conflict In Spain Has A Lot to Do With Economic Failure by Mark Weisbrot, AlterNet, 26 October 2017

Resisting Spanish state war by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 25 October 2017

Abuse Of The Rule Of Law In The EU by

Commission employs double standards in Spain: New op-ed by Michal Natorski, Unu-Merit, 23 October 2017

Catalonia crisis escalates as Spain set to impose direct rule within days by Stephen Burgen, The Observer, 21 October 2017

Catalonia: Carles Puigdemont accuses Spanish government of ‘worst attacks' since dictatorship by Alasdair Fotheringham, Independent, 21 October 2017

The Catalan crisis is not just about nationalism by Santiago Zabala, Al Jazeera, 19 October 2017

Spain is Operating Way Beyond Democratic Legitimacy by Craig Murray, 19 October 2017

In Catalonia and Spain we're all asking: what have we done to deserve this? by Francesc Badia i Dalmases, The Guardian, 19 October 2017

Catalonia: detention of secessionist leaders sparks large protests by Sam Jones and Stephen Burgen, The Guardian, 17 October 2017

‘Surrender or we'll take you over' by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 17 October 2017

Taking The Spanish Government Before The Law by Albena Azmanova, Social Europe, 17 October 2017

The Baseless Myth of the Poor, Propagandized Catalans by Thomas S. Harrington, CounterPunch, 16 October 2017

Catalonia's dreams of secession were incubated in a media cocoon by Peter Preston, The Guardian, 15 October 2017

Media operating under 'poisonous climate' in Catalonia, says Reporters Without Borders, Euronews, 13 October 2017

The Spanish Civil War, revisited by Pepe Escobar, Asia Times, 12 October 2017

How Catalonia Pulled Off Its Independence Vote from Spain Using “Pizza” Code Words and Secret Schemes by Zach Campbell, The Intercept, 12 October 2017

Mario Vargas Llosa is the Perfect Poster Boy For Spanish Unionism by Thomas S. Harrington, CounterPunch, 12 October 2017

Catalonia and the ‘Europe of Regions' Andrew Spannaus,, 11 October 2017

Catalonia's paradox by Josep Maria Antentas, ZNet, 10 October 2017

Carles Puigdemont Turns the Tables on Rajoy by Craig Murray, 10 October 2017

The Disingenuousness of the ‘Procedural Irregularities’ Position Against Catalan Independence by Thomas S. Harrington, CounterPunch, 9 October 2017

Spain: shall we talk? by Cristina Flesher Fominaya, openDemocracy, 7 October 2017

Spain’s Crisis is Europe’s Opportunity by Yanis Varoufakis, Project Syndicate, 6 October 2017

Before the violence, Catalonia already had a mandate for independence by

That Mythical Pro-Spanish Majority in Catalonia by Craig Murray, 6 October 2017

Last Sunday In Catalonia: Pirates 1, the Invincible Armada 0 by Thomas S. Harrington, CounterPunch, 6 October 2017

Madrid dispatches hundreds of soldiers to Catalonia as region vows to declare independence by Jeff Farrell, Independent, 5 October 2017

Suspending the Catalan Parliament, Spain Destroys the EU’s “Rule of Law” Figleaf by Craig Murray, 5 October 2017

Un cáncer en La Moncloa por Pablo Echenique, Facebook, octubre 2017

Crackdown by Spain on Peaceful Voters Who Favor Catalonia Independence Recalls Franco Regime, Democracy Now! 3 October 2017 (video and transcript)

Catalonia: From Referendum to Republic? An interview with Luc Salellas by Ronan Burtenshaw, Jacobin, 3 October 2017

I was Catalan, Spanish and European. But Mariano Rajoy has changed all that by

Catalonia and the Unsustainable Strategy of Conservative Spain by Victor Lasa, CounterPunch, 3 October 2017

Disobeying Spain: the Catalan Referendum for Independence by Kevin Buckland, CounterPunch, 3 October 2017

The future of the EU at stake in Catalonia by Pepe Escobar, Information Clearing House, 2 October 2017

Spain Misunderstood Independence Movement by Nafees Hamid, ZNet, 2 October 2017

Order Prevails in Barcelona as Democracy Dies in Madrid by John Wight, CounterPunch, 2 October 2017

The Gross Dishonesty of the Mainstream Media on Catalonia by Craig Murray, 2 October 2017

Millions defy brutal crackdown by Spanish police to vote in Catalan referendum by Alejandro López and Alex Lantier, World Socialist Web Site, 2 October 2017

Ripples from Catalan referendum could extend beyond Spain by Simon Tisdall, The Guardian, 2 October 2017

Catalan referendum: Voting begins amid police crackdown, BBC News, 1 October 2017 (text and video)

The Catalan independence referendum is a much bigger issue for the EU than Brexit by Hamish McRae, Independent, 30 September 2017

“The Rule of Law Such As Ours” (And as Imposed in Catalonia) by Daniel Raventós - Julie Wark, CounterPunch, 29 September 2017

Tens of Thousands March in Catalonia Against 'Franco-Style' Repression of Spanish Govt by Jake Johnson, Common Dreams, 28 September 2017 (text and video)

Propaganda and the Catalonia Referendum by Justin Raimondo,, 28 September 2017

Spain's crackdown on Catalonia independence movement only boosting its support, says regional president by Harriet Agerholm, Agencies, Independent, 28 September 2017

A ‘democratic tsunami' by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 26 September 2017

Europe Can't Remain Silent Over The Catalan Crisis by Mireia Borrell Porta, Social Europe, 26 September 2017

Catalans are not alone. Across the world, people yearn to govern themselves by Neal Ascherson, The Observer, 24 September 2017

Largest Newspaper in Spain Blames Russia and for Catalonia Pro-Independence News by Thomas Harrington,, 23 September 2017

Catalonia: Spanish Centralism or Self-Defeating Hubris of the Authoritarian Mind? by Thomas Harrington,, 23 September 2017

Street Protests Erupt as Spain Accused of Stomping on Democracy in Catalonia by Andrea Germanos, Common Dreams, 20 September 2017

Catalonia Mayors Exercise Right to Remain Silent in Referendum Interrogation by Jason Ditz,, 19 September 2017

Catalonia and Spain 'Playing Chicken' Ahead of Independence Vote by Carlos Delclós and Gregory Wilpert, The Real News, 13 September 2017

Catalonia: Do the Unionists Really Think They Can Give Us Lessons in Democracy? by Vicent Partal, CounterPunch, 12 September 2017

Are Barcelona’s ‘superblocks’ a radical challenge to the neoliberal city? by Massimo Paolini, openDemocracy, 3 September 2017

Barcelona: Half-a-million march for tolerance and solidarity, amid contested responses to terror by Dick Nichols, Defend Democracy Press, 2 September 2017

The drought from hell has arrived in Spain by David Ramos, El País in English, 31 August 2017

Almost nine in ten Spanish millennials would leave the country for a job by Javier Galán and David Alameda, El País in English, 29 August 2017

Anger at war, government complicity with terrorism erupts at Barcelona march by Alex Lantier, World Socialist Web Site, 28 August 2017

Catalonia's response to terror shows it is ready for independence by Luke Stobart, The Guardian, 24 August 2017

Spain: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do by Conn Hallinen, Dispatches from the Edge, 22 August 2017

Barcelona attack: How the Iraq war is linked to Spain's outbreak of Islamist terror by Kim Sengupta, Independent, 18 August 2017

The Barcelona attack by Paul Rogers, openDemocracy, 18 August 2017

Spain–Where Are You Heading? by Johan Galtung, Transcend Media Service, 14 August 2017

Catalan far left wants independence to “sweep away capitalism” by Àngels Piñol, El País in English, 11 August 2017

Madrid as a democracy lab by Bernardo Gutiérrez, openDemocracy, 10 July 2017

Madrid protesters d mand Spain take in more refugees, Al Jazeera, 18 June 2017

The Basques in Spain: Positive peace? by Johan Galtung, TFF, 29 May 2017

Una mirada sobre Hugh Thomas por Paul Preston, El País, 15 mayo 2017

Spanish parliament urges government to exhume Franco's remains by Inmaculada Sanz, Reuters, 11 May 2017

Obituary: Hugh Thomas, author of seminal book on the Spanish Civil War by Pablo Guimón, El País in English, 8 May 2017

Spain Through Orwell's Eyes by Jared Spears, Jacobin, 1 May 2017

History: How African Muslims “Civilized Spain” by Garikai Chengu, Global Research, 8 April 2017

War threats over Gibraltar are rightwing imperial fantasies by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 3 April 2017

The absurd history of British-Spanish rivalry, from Henry VIII to Gibraltar by Giles Tremlett, The Guardian, 3 April 2017

Brexit: Adiós Titanic by Giles Tremlett, El País in English, 30 March 2017

Ian Gibson: “I am deeply pained that Spain is not at peace with itself” by Natalia Junquera, El País in English, 29 March 2017

Why Spain Has Proven Immune to Far-Right Populism by Gerry Hadden, AlterNet, 15 March 2017

Why Spain will block any attempt by Scotland to join the EU by Giles Tremlett, The Guardian, 15 March 201

Spain's Moriscos: a 400 year old Muslim tragedy is a story for today by Matthew Carr, The Guardian, 14 March 2017

Spanish state: big issues for Podemos left unresolved by congress by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 12 March 2017

Power in Podemos by Josep Maria Antentas, Jacobin, 7 March 2017

We want to welcome! Barcelona demands open borders for refugees by Carlos Delclós, ROAR, 22 February 2017

Barcelona protest to support refugees draws thousands, BBC News, 18 February 2017

Retrieving an untold story: voices of Spanish female artists finally heard by Sam Jones, The Guardian, 15 February 2017

Iglesias, Errejón, and the Road Not Taken by Josep Maria Antentas, Jacobin, 11 February 2017

Glimpse of a key debate : deciding the future of Podemos, Day 2 by José Enrique Ema, Mario Espinoza, and Emmanuel Rodríguez, openDemocracy, 8 February 2017

Spain’s richest 10% hold more than half the country’s wealth by Antonio Maqueda, El País in English, 25 January 2017

Madrid bans half of cars from roads to fight air pollution by Agence France-Press, The Guardian, 29 December 2016

A year on from elections, Spain's new parties fight to stay relevant by Francesco Manetto and Juan José Mateo, El País in English, 19 December 2016

Working 9 to 8: Spain seeks to shorten 11-hour working day by Sam Jones, The Guardian, 13 December 2016

Barcelona's Brave Struggle to Advance the Commons by David Bolliwe, P2P Foundation, 29 November 2016

Pollution causing 30,000 early deaths a year in Spain, says EU report by Manuel Planelles, El País in English, 24 November 2016

Spain 'obstructing' civil war, dictatorship probes: Amnesty by AFP, Yahoo! News, 23 November 2016

Thousands of Catalan separatists protest against government's legal challenges by Associated Press, The Guardian, 13 November 2016

Spain: Remembering sacrifice of the International Brigades by Victor Grossman, People's World, 2 November 2016

Spain’s ousted opposition leader reveals where the real power lies: with the country’s oligarchs by Luis Martín, openDemocracy, 31 October 2016

Spain avoids third election and ends 10-month political impasse by Sam Jones, The Guardian, 29 October 2016

Spain's Socialists lift veto to allow Rajoy minority government by Stephen Burgen and agencies, The Guardian, 23 October 2016

Spain’s Turmoil & Europe’s Crisis by Conn Hallinan, ZNet, 11 October 2016

Sánchez's Dead End by Eoghan Gilmartin, Jacobin, 6 October 2016

Leaderless Socialists split on how to break Spain's political deadlock, El País in English, 3 October 2016

Spanish Socialists' week of turmoil not just down to Pedro Sánchez by Sam Jones, The Guardian, 30 September 2016

The great Spanish hope: reflections on the 2016 Podemos party conference in Madrid by Ellie Mae O'Hagan, openDemocracy, 29 September 2016

Battle for the heart and soul of Podemos as Spain’s political deadlock continues by Sam Jones, The Guardian, 17 September 2016

Dozens of Spanish cities declaring themselves ‘Free of Israeli Apartheid’ by Palestinian BDS National Committee, ZNet, 14 September 2016

Hundreds of thousands of Catalans stage independence protests by Reuters, The Guardian, 12 September 2016

Judge opens investigation into death of Spanish poet Federico García Lorca by Reuters, The Guardian, 17 August 2016

Welcome to Sunny Barcelona, Where the Government Is Embracing Coops, Citizen Activism, and Solar Energy by Sebastian Faber and Bécquer Seguín, The Nation, 11 August 2016

Back to basics: why Podemos lost support in the last Spanish election by Marta Lobato, openDemocracy, 26 July 2016

Spain observes 30 years in EU club amid growing euro-skepticism by José Luis Barbería, El País Semanal in English, 18 July 2016

Five keys to understanding the Spanish election by Oscar Reyes, ZNet, 12 July 2016

The Brexit & Spain: Europe On The Edge? by Conn Hallinan, ZNet, 8 July 2016

Spanish general election: snapshot of a big disappointment by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 1 July 2016

Nearly 100,000 Spaniards migrated in 2015, highest figure since crisis began by Dora Luz Romero, El País in English, 1 July 2016

Fear wins in Spain's elections by Lluis de Nadal, openDemocracy, 29 June 2016

What happened to the Podemos fairytale? by Miguel-Anxo Murado, The Guardian, 28 June 2016

Podemos plays blame game after poor performance at the polls by Francesco Manetto and Elsa García de Blas, El País in English, 28 June 2016

Spanish elections: renewed deadlock beckons as no party wins majority by Sam Jones, The Guardian, 27 June 2016

Brexit nerves help traditional Spanish parties by Sarah Morris, EU Observer, 27 June 2016

The Future of Catalonia by Albert Botran and Boaz Vilallonga, Jacobin, 25 June 2016

With New Vision for Europe, Rising Podemos Threatens to Upend Establishment by Lauren McCauley, Common Dreams, 22 June 2016

Spanish general election: United We Can knocking at the door by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 21 June 2016

Whether from Romania, Peru or Morocco, which way will the new Spaniards vote? by Patricia Ortega Dolz, El País in English, 17 June 2016

Spanish city introduces basic income for vulnerable families by Sonia Vizoso, El País in English, 16 June 2016

Spain: Can the Left's economic plan turn back austerity? by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 15 June 2016

Pablo Iglesias: “After I am prime minister, I will walk away from politics” by Rubén Amón, El País in English, 14 June 2016

State of Change by Andy Durgan, Jacobin, 13 June 2016

The Spanish Challenge by Conn Hallinan, CounterPunch, 13 June 2016

Unidos Podemos: Spain's leftwing alliance hoping to end political impasse by Dan Hancox, The Guardian, 12 June 2016

Podemos Rises in Polls Amid Anti-Austerity Fever in Spain by Nadia Prupis, Common Dreams, 10 June 2016

The Podemos surge is a wake-up call for the European left by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 6 June 2016

Most Spaniards see a lot more inequality as a result of the crisis, survey shows by Silvia Bravo, El País in English, 3 June 2016

Spain, seriously? by Liz Cooper, openDemocracy, 3 June 2016

Spain: As Podemos and United Left join forces, is a left government in sight? by Dick NIchols, ZNet, 1 June 2016

Eighty years on, Spain may at last be able to confront the ghosts of civil war by Julian Coman, The Observer, 29 May 2016

Almost 30% of Spaniards at risk of poverty or social exclusion by Jesús Sérvulo González, El País in English, 26 May 2016

Could the Left Finally Win in Spain This June? by Bécquer Seguín and Sebastiaan Faber, The Nation, 20 May 2016

The Disobedient City and the Stateless Nation by Kate Shea Baird, ROAR, 18 May 2016

Superblocks to the rescue: Barcelona’s plan to give streets back to residents by Marta Bausells, The Guardian, 17 May 2016

Miles de personas celebran en Sol el quinto aniversario del 15-M, La Marea, 16 de mayo de 2016

Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War 1936-1939 by Adam Hochschild – review by Rich Benjamin, The Guardian, 12 May 2016

Podemos seals deal with communist group to run together in new election by Francesco Manetto & Elsa García de Blas, El País in English, 10 May 2016

The Possibilities of Anti-Austerity Politics: A Spanish Drama by Immanuel Wallerstein, ZNet, 7 May 2016

Spain's left must unite to steer country on road to recovery by Giles Tremlett, The Guardian, 3 May 2016

Population shrinks, as Spaniards move abroad and foreigners leave by Dora Luz Romero, El País in English, 28 April 2016

The Spain Orwell Never Saw by Patrick Iber, New Republic, 28 April 2016

Spain: Artists and Intellectuals Mobilize for Leftist Coalition, teleSUR, 25 April 2016

The POUM's seven decades - Wilebaldo Solano by Juan Conatz,, 7 March 2016

Spanish state by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 9 March 2016

Socialists Rain On Spain by Conn Hallinan, CounterPunch, 9 March 2016

Spain’s social model in the balance as parties attempt to form a government by Sofia A. Perez, openDemocracy, 8 March 2016

Euro-Austerity Meets Resistance in Spain by Mark Weisbrot, CounterPunch, 4 March 2016

Spain is having its own Game of Thrones – so settle down for a saga by Miguel-Anxo Murado, The Guardian, 19 February 2016

After Spanish elections: establishment in funk over Podemos by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 14 February 2016

A ‘government of change' for Spain by Pablo Iglesias, ZNet, 13 February 2016

The ‘terrorism’ of puppets: Spain’s crackdown on dissent by Peter Gelderloos, ROAR, 11 February 2016

King calls on Socialist chief to try to form a majority government by Anabel Díez & Miquel Noguer, El País in English, 3 February 2016

Spain: Socialist Sanchez trying to form government by Eric Maurice, EuObserver, 3 February 2016

The CUP: up to its neck in politics by Peter Gelderloos, ROAR, 31 January 2016

On Greece, Syriza, Podemos and the Democracy in Europe Movement by Yanis Varoufakis, ZNet, 31 January 2016

Socialist leader to negotiate with Podemos if Rajoy’s PM bid fails by Miquel Alberola, El País in English, 22 January 2016

Podemos chief tells king of intention to form government with Socialists, IU by Miquel Alberola, Francesco Manetto, José Marcos, El País in English, 22 January 2016

Podemos and Socialists overcome key difference blocking governing deal by Fernando Garea, Francesco Manetto, El País in English, 20 January 2016

by Alastair Stephens, Counterfire, 17 January 2016

3 Reasons Podemos Hasn't Ended Spain's Two-Party System, Yet by Eugene Nulman, teleSUR, 13 January 2016

Political Chaos in Spain by Birsen Filip, Global Research, 11 January 2016

Qué hay detrás de la defensa de la “unidad de España” por Vicenç Navarro, Pú, 30 de diciembre de 2015

For Spain's Podemos, People Take Priority Over Politics by Deirdre Fulton, Common Dreams, 28 December 2015

Spain Says “No” by Conn Hallinan, CounterPunch, 25 December 2015

An election propelled by academia? Blurring the lines between political science and politics in Spain by Tena Prelec and Stuart Brown, LSE, 23 December 2015

In This New Political Era, Spain's Socialists Must Stand Up To Rajoy's Popular Party by Pablo Iglesias, The Huffington Post, 23 December 2015

Spain votes ‘no' on failed economic policies by Mark Weisbrot, Al Jazeera America, 23 December 2015

The New Spain: Between Uncertainty and Hope by Victor Lasa, CounterPunch, 22 December 2015

With Spanish Election Results, Anti-Austerity Fever Spreads Across Europe by Deirdre Fulton, Common Dreams, 21 December 2015

Podemos: how Europe's political centre is being eaten by the radical left and nationalist right by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 21 December 2015

Spain needs broad consensus to go forward after messy election result by Giles Tremlett, The Guardian, 21 December 2015

What happens now if there's no majority to form a government? by Fernando J. Pérez, El País in English, 21 December 2015

Podemos are winning the institutions — now we must win back democracy by Carlos Delclós, ROAR, 20 December 2015

Portrait of the Leader as a Young Theorist by Alberto Toscano, Jacobin, 19 December 2015

The Spanish Response by Pablo Iglesias, Jacobin, 19 December 2015

Smile again by Miguel Ángel Andreu Segura, openDemocracy, 19 December 2015

On the decaffeination of Podemos as an anti-Establishment force by Sonia Martínez and Emmanuel Rodríguez, openDemocracy, 18 December 2015

Podemos in the debate of the ‘Left(s)': elections and aspirations for change at the ‘End of History' by Pedro A. Honrubia Hurtado, openDemocracy, 18 December 2015

A Year of Change Postponed? by Luke Stobart, Jacobin, 18 December 2015

The logic of overflow: from the indignados to Podemos by Carlos Delclós,, 18 December 2015

With Spain's election looming, can Podemos do it? by David Ferreira, Red Pepper, December 2015

Spain's election will be felt across the whole continent by Owen Jones, The Guardian, 18 December 2015

Rever sing the inverted pyramid: a brief genealogy of Podemos' origins and development by Marco Arafat Garrido, openDemocracy, 17 December 2015

Podemos: the schizophrenic road from public squares to the institutions by Arianne Sved, openDemocracy, 17 December 2015

Immigrants remain mostly invisible to Spain's political parties by Mauricio Vicent, El País in English, 16 December 2015

Can they? by Dan Hancox, ZNet, 16 December 2015

Elections in Spain: The End of an Era by Belén Fernández, teleSUR, 15 December 2015

The Legacy of Spain and the Lincoln Brigade by David Bacon, ZNet, 15 December 2015

An End to the Right's Reign In Spain? by Conn Hallinan, CounterPunch, 15 December 2015

The struggle for the centre: a programme for Europe by Carlos Fernández Liria, openDemocracy, 15 December 2015

Podemos on education: the education ‘we can' have by Cecilia Salazar-Alonso, openDemocracy, 15 December 2015

Hispanist Paul Preston: “Franco remains a mystery to me” by Jesús Ruiz Mantilla, El País in English, 15 December 2015

Number of Spaniards emigrating hits new high since crisis began by Alvaro Sánchez, El País in English, 4 December 2015

Lunch with the FT: Pablo Iglesias by Tobias Buck, Financial Times, 27 November 2015

Spaniards aim for a new democracy and end to Franco's long shadow by Ashifa Kassam, The Guardian, 20 November 2015

SPAIN: Podemos introduces a conditional basic income in its electoral program by Andre Coelho, BIEN, 18 November 2015

The Spanish state versus Catalonia: a decisive battle has begun by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 13 November 2015

Catalan parliament passes motion declaring start of secession process by Pere Ríos / Àngels Piñol, El País in English, 9 November 2015

Barcelona en Comú joins Podemos in Spanish elections by Carlos Delclós,, 5 November 2015

Stepping up the fight for consumer rights: The view from Spain by Ian Thompson, openDemocracy, 3 November 2015

Why is Podemos losing ground? by Pablo Simón, El País in English, 28 October 2015

Resisting the next wave of real estate speculation in Spain by Marc Font and Gemma Garcia,, 22 October 2015

Catalonia: Independence from Whom? by David Marty, teleSUR, 12 October 2015

Discovering George Orwell's Barcelona by Marcus Gee, The Globe and Mail, 7 October 2015

Catalan separatists win election and claim it as yes vote for breakaway by Ashifa Kassam, The Guardian, 28 September 2015

A Dangerous Party by Bécquer Seguín, Jacobin, 27 September 2015

The “other Catalans” who will be making their vote count this Sunday by Daniel Verdú, El País in English, 25 September 2015

“Occupy” Spanish-Style… Big Lessons For Us? by Francis Moore Lappe, Popular Resistance, 25 September 2015

Catalonia election: a guide to its most important vote yet by Alberto Nardelli, The Guardian, 24 September 2015

Spain's Orwellian “Citizens Security Law” Gag by Melissa Dykes, Global Research, 29 August 2015

Independence from whom? Catalonia's existential elections by Kate Shea Baird, openDemocracy, 27 August 2015

Housing gains in Spain by Tom Youngman, Red Pepper, August 2015

Is Podemos willing to break out of the European corset? by David Marty, teleSUR, 22 August 2015

Exit Stage Left? by Josep Maria Antentas, Jacobin, 21 August 2015

Spain: 'Popular unity' councils sworn in amid huge enthusiasm by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 31 July 2015

The PAH: defending the right to housing in Spain by Timothy Ginty,, 23 July 2015

Spain's Electoral Rebellion: Welcome to the Post-Party Political Era, Part II by Bernardo Gutiérrez,, 17 July 2015

Spain's Electoral Rebellion: Welcome to the Post-Party Political Era, Part I by Bernardo Gutiérrez,, 16 July 2015

Spain's Democratic Spring by Oscar Reyes, Foreign Policy in Focus, 8 July 2015

Under Spain's gag law, covering the news could cost you by Marc Herman, Columbia Journalism Review, 1 July 2015

Five things Spain's ?gag law' will stop you doing from today by J. Jiménez Gálvez, El País in English, 1 July 2015

From the squares to power in four years, 10 days by Jordi Vaquer, openDemocracy, 24 June 2015

Amnesty International Spain decries lack of action against housing crisis by José María Jiménez Gálvez, El País in English, 24 June 2015

Basques form human chains demanding independence vote by AFP, Yahoo! News, 21 June 2015

Barcelona's tourist hordes are target for radical new mayor Ada Colau by Ashifa Kassam, The Guardian, 13 June 2015

The Madrid golf course at heart of the battle for Spain's future by James Badcock, The Telegraph, 13 June 2015

24M: It was not a victory for Podemos, but for the 15M movement by Simona Levi, openDemocracy, 9 June 2015

The Politics of Anti-Austerity: The Spanish Elections and Participatory Democracy by Binoy Kampmark, Global Research, 5 June 2015

From Occupying Banks to City Hall: Meet Barcelona's New Mayor Ada Colau, Democracy Now! 5 June 2015 (video and transcript)

What Spain Tells Us About the Future of AFRICOM. U.S. Beefs Up Military Presence in Southern Spain by Andrew Korybko, Global Research, 3 June 2015

Striking workers occupy Telefónica HQ in Barcelona by Timothy Ginty,, 2 June 2015

Towards a new municipal agenda in Spain? by Carlos Delclós,, 27 May 2015

Grassroots movements sweep into Barcelona town hall,, 25 May 2015

Spain's indignados could rule Barcelona and Madrid after local election success by Ashifa Kassam, The Guardian, 25 May 2015

Spain's ruling party punished in local and regional elections by Helena Spongenberg, euobserver, 25 May 2015

Spain at a Crossroads: Tariq Ali Interviews Pablo Iglesias, teleSUR, 22 May 2015 (video and transcript)

Beyond the ballot box: Apoyo Mutuo in Spain by Mark Bray,, 22 May 2015

Spain's mayors hope for 10th re-election amid changing political landscape by Ashifa Kassam, The Guardian, 22 May 2015

Authorities ban ‘Indignados' march planned for Saturday in Madrid, El País in English, 22 May 2015

“On May 25, a lot of people will see that there will be no apocalypse” by Francesco Manetto, El País in English, 22 May 2015

The World Today - Spain at crossroads Tariq Ali talks to Pablo Iglesias, teleSUR, 19 May 2015 (video)

No we can't? Spain's Podemos party comes to terms with stagnant polls by Ashifa Kassam, The Guardian, 15 May 2015

How Should Economics be Taught? by Vincent Navarro, CounterPunch, 15 May 2015

The Future of Podemos by Isidro López, Emmanuel Rodríguez and Pablo Carmona, Jacobin, 14 May 2015

Lessons from Spain by Dick Nichols, ZNet, 14 May 2015

Spain: Ongoing wave of repression against anarchists,, 5 April 2015

The naked truth about Ciudadanos, Spain's counter-revolutionaries by Kate Shea Baird, openDemocracy, 5 April 2015

The Podemos revolution: how a small group of radical academics changed European politics by Giles Tremlett, The Guardian, 31 March 2015

After Syriza: What's next for Spain? by Marina Prentoulis and Lasse Thomassen, openDemocracy, 29 March 2015

Podemos storm into Andalusian parliament as Socialists fall short of majority by James Badcock, The Telegraph, 22 March 2015

'Food, Dignity, and a Roof': Thousands March Against Austerity in Spanish Capital by Sarah Lazare, Common Dreams, 22 March 2015

SPAIN: Popular Initiative for Basic Income Ends with 185,000 Signatures by Stanislas Jourdan, Basic Income Earth Network, 16 March 2015

“What we want to socialize is the possibility that we are all happy” Interview with Podemos activist Miguel Urban, International Viewpoint, 14 March 2015

Spain puts 'gag' on freedom of expression as senate approves security law by Ashifa Kassam, The Guardian, 12 March 2015

The Next Syriza? As Greece Rejects Austerity, Meet the Activist Who Could Become Spain's New PM, Democracy Now! 17 February 2015 (video and transcript)

Europe's ideologues of austerity stand in way of reforms by Katrina vanden Heuvel, The Washington Post, 17 February 2015

Repression and Demobilization in Spain by Yesenia Barragan, teleSUR, 12 February 2015

Dead city: torturing squatters for a cleaner Barcelona by Carlos Delclós,, 7 February 2015

Why Podemos Poses A Major Threat To The Spanish Political Establishment by Vicente Navarro, ZNet, 4 February 2015

Launching 'New Era of Political Change,' Tens of Thousands March in Madrid by Lauren McCauley, Common Dreams, 31 January 2015

Podemos: Greece's new political era will come to Spain by Elsa García de Blas, El País in English, 26 January 2014

Podemos party's plan to 'stimulate consumption' needs more ambition by Giorgos Kallis, The Guardian, 15 January 2015

Threads of the New World: Spain's Mortgage Victims Plataforma by Marina Sitrin, teleSUR, 14 January 2015

What is Going On in Spain? by Vicente Navarro, CounterPunch, 9 January 2015

Gag Law: Spain's government tries to push back the tide by Guillem Murcia,, 3 January 2015

Tea with the FT: Pedro Almodóvar by Raphael Abraham, Financial Times, 2 January 2015


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