Day 7. The Referendum Campaign

Catalan MonitorNews Roundup

I must apologize to followers of this section about missing out on several days’ chronicles. Sheer exhaustion -largely emotional- has floored me. Yesterday attending the final meeting of the YES … Read More

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Geopolitics of Catalan Secession

Catalan MonitorNews Roundup

By Vicent Partal The “Anglosphere”, Russia and China examine the opportunities offered by a Catalonia outside the EU   The Catalan self-determination referendum to be held on Sunday is a … Read More

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“Spain, rather red than broken”

Catalan MonitorNews Roundup

Franco’s dictatorship is still alive and kicking through children and grandchildren, friends and acquaintances who lied, committed malfeasance, corruption, threats, disbarred persecuted freedom of speech, imprisoned, exiled, vilified, repressed, tortured … Read More

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Catalonia under siege for wanting to exert its right to self-determination on 1st October

Catalan MonitorNews Roundup

International media discuss the situation of Catalonia and the disproportionate response from the Spanish State In Germany they mention dictatorship: GERMANY http://www.deutschetageszeitung.de/politik/15673-spanische-polizei-durchsucht-bueros-der-katalanischen-regionalregierung.html GREAT BRITAIN http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-41331152 FRANCE http://www.lemonde.fr/europe/article/2017/09/20/referendum-en-catalogne-la-garde-civile-perquisitionne-l-executif-separatiste_5188273_3214.html ITALY http://www.corriere.it/esteri/17_settembre_20/catalogna-perquisizioni-arresti-impedire-referendum-31f135ac-9dd8-11e7-a6ea-abd1a52d72e1.shtml GERMANY … Read More

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