Wednesday, 17 January , 2018

Spain

Catalogne ou la règle de trois

Par Guillaume Berlat « Errarre humanum est, perserverare diabolicum ». Manifestement, dans cette période de « défaite de la pensée »1, le premier ministre espagnol, Mariano Rajoy ne semble...

PSOE Proposes 8% “Social Justice” Tax On Banks

The Spanish Socialist Party (PSOE) has proposed a new plan to rescue Spain's faltering pensions system that it would fund via what would amount...

New Poll Suggests 54 Seat Gain For Ciudadanos, General Election Meltdown...

PSOE would make smaller gains A new Sociométrica poll for El Español at the weekend suggested a drop of 40 seats for the governing Popular...

(Counter)Reforms: Turning Europeans into semi-Slaves

Precarious work: Europe’s new reserve army by Harald Schumann and Elisa Simantke Oct. 25, 2017 Millions of Europeans in temporary, part-time or bogus self-employed contracts can only...

Debate on Europe

By Ernesto Screpanti* Since the end of World War II, tribal rivalries and xenophobic sentiment in Europe have never been as strong as they...

Hugo Moreno (1943-2017) | by Carlos Abel Suárez

09/07/2017 Aunque la halles pobre, Ítaca no te ha engañado. Así, sabio como te has vuelto, con tanta experiencia, entenderás ya qué significan las Itacas. Konstantino Kabaphes Ya...

Chancellor Philip Hammond attacks Donald Trump’s tax cuts

The Chancellor is joining other European finance ministers in expressing concerns about the US President's plans. By Jon Craig Philip Hammond has risked a new row...

Catalonia and the Spanish State

Jorge Tamames reviews Spanish nationalism, the ‘regime of 1978’ and prospects for constitutional reform in Spain towards a pluri-national state. He sadly notes: “Podemos...

Catalogne et Stratégie

Catalogne : l’erreur stratégique de Madrid Le Premier ministre espagnol n’a pas lu Eliot Cohen. Sa stratégie, s’il en avait une, est désormais gravement compromise...

Left and Catalonia, the debate

The left must support Catalonia The struggle in Catalonia for self determination has shaken the whole Spanish state. It has forced all political forces to...