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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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#TsunamiBlanco3 Spain: Ongoing protests to defend public health system

People still need to take the street although the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) put an end to the procedure for Spain’s receiving the funds  with the formal request of 36,968,000 Euros.  The protests  continue because the  40,000 million Euros from ESM … Continue reading

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#27O Massive Proteste in Spanien gegen Sparpläne, Arbeitslosikeit erreicht Rekordzahlen

[Barcelona/Madrid, 27. 10. 2012]  Seit 23. Oktober  gehen die Protestreihen “Umzingle den Kongress” in Spanien weiter. Kein Wunder bei dem Höchststand der Arbeitslosenrate  mit 25,02% (INE), die erstmals in der Geschichte Spaniens die 25-Prozenmarke übersteigt. Geschätzte 40.000 haben es trotz massiver … Continue reading

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#27O SPAIN: Thousands of protesters on the streets in 22 cities

In Barcelona, thousands of people are marching in defence of public funds for education. According to the organizers about 60,000 people are on the streets in the Catalonian capital. At the same time other groups are organizing an alternative economy … Continue reading

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#27O SPAIN, ITALY: Continuing protests, police clashes, democratic rights at risk

Today, Saturday October 27  protests around the Congress of Madrid from 6pm onwards will continue. Government delegates already commented that the demonstration was not officially communicated. The only protest regularly and officially registered that now requires the government was precisely … Continue reading

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Dalal al-Bizri: Women, Revolution, Politics and Power

Dalal al-Bizri is a Lebanese researcher and writer specialized in contemporary Islamic movements and authored several studies on women’s issues. She is the author of the Paper: Women, Revolution, Politics and Power [Paper outline] During the Arab uprisings, unprecedented numbers … Continue reading

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Riots and Revolutions – Battle of Ideas Festival London

“Riots & Revolution. Europe’s young radicals?”, this session of the Battle Satellite on October 8th (watch video editing some highlights), forms part of the Crisis in Europe debate series, organised by the European Network of Houses for Debate “Time to … Continue reading

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