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Spain’s grass-roots parties shake two-party system

Podemos and Cuidadanos – Spain’s new grass root parties have made gains in local and regional elections, at the expense of traditional main parties.  On May 24, Spain held local and regional elections, the country’s traditional two-party system (PP and … Continue reading

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#SPAIN: From #15M to #12M – 2nd anniversary of ongoing protest movement

Hundreds of thousands have demonstrated nationwide in Spain to mark the second anniversary of the “indignants” movement formed to protest against social injustice, economic inequality, Troika and government’s austerity politics. On May 12, Spaniards not only chant “together, it’s possible”, … Continue reading

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#Crisis of Housing: Book release “Squatting in Europe”

The Squatting Europe Kollective edited the freshly released book “Squatting in Europe: Radical Spaces, Urban Struggles”, which offers a radical but simple solution to the crises of housing, homelessness, and the lack of social space that mark contemporary society: occupying … Continue reading

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#16M #Spain – New protests against European market interests

The Spanish occupy and protest movement acampadasol says “We stand for a Europe that impose rights of all human beings and against the interests of the markets.” and call for new civil wave of protest, the week of protests and … Continue reading

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#23F #16F Spanish people mobilizing to take the streets

The 15-M movement, protest platforms (the so called marea verde and marea blanca) in defense of education and public health and political parties like  Equo or the Anticapitalist Left (Izquierda Anticapitalista) have partnered to convene, along with nearly fifty organizations, … Continue reading

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#23F – Citizen protests in Spain: Marea Ciudadana

23-F 2013  citizens protest for unity against cuts and for true democracy. From the initiative of a rising human tide on the basis of the power of  unity, people make the proposal of the confluence between different protest movements, groups … Continue reading

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#Spain economy contracted 1.3% in 2012: Bank of Spain via PressTV

The Bank of Spain has announced that the country’s economy contracted 1.3 percent in 2012 amid the economic downturn gripping Europe. Read article: PressTV – Spain economy contracted 1.3% in 2012: Bank of Spain.

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