08 March 2019
Women struck across the Spanish state on Friday, International Women’s Day, in a howl of rage against oppression.
01 March 2019
On International Women's Day, 8 March, mass protests and strikes are planned in some countries. Sadie Robinson spoke to some of the activists involved.
19 February 2019
At least 200,000 people—half a million according to the organisers—marched in Barcelona last Saturday against the show trial of 12 Catalan nationalist leaders.
16 February 2019
Spanish prime minister Pedro Sanchez of the Labour-type PSOE party has dissolved parliament and called elections for 28 April.
21 December 2018
Thousands protested as the Spanish state held a cabinet meeting in Barcelona
04 December 2018
A far right party has won seats in a Spanish regional election for the first time since the days of dictator Francisco Franco
23 October 2018
One African migrant died and three others were injured when around 300 stormed the border fence separating Spanish enclave Melilla from Morocco in north Africa on Sunday.
22 August 2018
At least 100 refugees stormed a border fence in Morocco on Wednesday. It is the latest successful attempt by refugees to force their way into the Spanish-controlled territory of Ceuta in North Africa.
01 June 2018
The fall of right wing Spanish leader Mariano Rajoy is a blow against supporters of austerity across Europe.
25 May 2018
Prime minister Mariano Rajoy is in trouble after a court case revealed systematic corruption in his party.
22 May 2018
A new political crisis was looming this week for Spanish Tory prime minster Mariano Rajoy over Catalonia and a crucial budget vote.
27 March 2018
Scottish National Party (SNP) leader Nicola Sturgeon has exposed her government’s fake radicalism by cooperating with the clampdown on Catalan independence.
22 December 2017
The headline result of the elections to the Catalan parliament is that pro-independence parties retained an overall parliamentary majority.
18 December 2017
Elections are set to take place for Catalonia’s parliament on 21 December.
07 November 2017
Successfully resisting the Spanish state will mean looking beyond elections, writes Dave Sewell
02 November 2017
The Spanish authorities jailed the vice president and eight ministers of the deposed Catalan government, and then mistreated them
27 October 2017
People all over Catalonia are celebrating the long-awaited declaration of independence by the Catalan parliament.
26 October 2017
The Spanish state is on the attack. Only radical measures can repulse the assault.
26 October 2017
Catalan president Carles Puigdemont seems ready to bow to pressure from the Spanish state by dissolving parliament for new elections.
24 October 2017
“When the first reports of serious disorders in Catalonia were reaching Madrid, the English ambassador wrote home that he saw ‘nothing in the business that is hard to settle’.”