Spain regresses towards Franco

Catalan MonitorNews Roundup

The fasctist monument, The Valley of the Fallen, has recorded an astonishing increase in visitor numbers of late, compared against the same periods last year.


The Spanish Army: untouchable de facto power

Catalan MonitorArticles, History, Vilaweb

Editorial: The Spanish Army remains a stronghold of far-right, ultra-nationalist thinking and action, having seen no ideological change since the transition from Franco’s dictatorship. They continue to reward those who persecute minorities, having rewarded those who in the 1980s attempted coups against the fledgling Spanish democracy, as well as expressing support for General Francisco Franco, in 2018.