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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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Petition: Another Europe is possible!

Democracy and social security in Europe as an alternative to further cuts in social expenditure through a „pact for competition“. If you want to STOP TROIKA for everyone, and prefer another Europe built on social justice, then read more 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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#25A Spain: New protest mobiblizing for social justice

 The platform “Plataforma ¡en pie!” [platform stand up] are activists from different cities in Spain, most come from other social / protest movements, lacking the right   target when defining the roots of the problem of economic crisis- thus they raise … 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 – Spain: Hundreds of Thousands Raise Their Voice to Protest

Hundreds of thousands of Spaniards – the citizen’s wave, as they call these mass protests – took the streets on February 23 (#23F).  All different protest “waves” like miners, firefighters, students, teachers, doctors, nurses, the 15M movement, the platforms against … 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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