Arxiu de la categoria: spain

10A Dret a decidir

Èxit aclaparador el de la consulta del 10A a Barcelona. Més de 257,000 persones (21% sobre el cens) van anar a votar amb una clara majoria de ¨Sí¨ (91%). Per fer-nos una idea del que han significat les diferents consultes … Continua llegint

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Kenneth Rogoof about Spain

Una paragraf de les declaracions de Kenneth Rogoff en un article sobre España al diari Expansion: “España es un país con numerosas fortalezas y no se puede comparar con otros países. Tiene multinacionales que son excelentes, tiene regiones como Cataluña … Continua llegint

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Light efficacy and political controversy in Spain

Early this week, Spanish government announced the plan on energy saving which shall be approved today. Among the rashly announced measures, one about replacing city lights for more efficient ones raised economic controversy among local governments and town councils: the central government … Continua llegint

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Catalan parties: It’s not you, it’s us!

It’s dark night, hot, I can’t sleep, I can’t stop thinking, thinking, not thinking, just thinking like in circles on a unkown dry desert. What can we Catalans do? Spain’s opresion to Catalonia in fiscal, culture and dignity cannot be … Continua llegint

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Orwellian Spain

I didn’t realize the close relationship between color space and political parties. Yes, I know associating colors to parties is a well known practice almost everywhere. But it’s not just that liberals are blue and conservatives red in USA, or … Continua llegint

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