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Prosecutors are to assess if pre-election protest outside Via Laietana police station was a crime

Prosecutors are to assess if pre-election protest outside Via Laietana police station was a crime

Spanish police tell court that protest was a "clear challenge" while protesters defends right to demonstrate

Mayte Piulachs

Friday, 17 of may of 2024 - 23:10

UN report condemns human rights dangers of PP-Vox "concordance" laws in 3 Spanish autonomous regions

UN report condemns human rights dangers of PP-Vox "concordance" laws in 3 Spanish autonomous regions

United Nations rapporteurs condemn "revisionism" that violates the rights of victims of the Franco dictatorship

Jordi Martín

Friday, 3 of may of 2024 - 19:56

Activists reject plan for Via Laietana to be a torture remembrance space but still a police facility

Activists reject plan for Via Laietana to be a torture remembrance space but still a police facility

Remembrance group demands that notorious Barcelona building be transferred to the Catalan government

Jordi Palmer

Wednesday, 17 of april of 2024 - 22:20

Judge Baltasar Garzón speaks out: "It's clear that there is lawfare in Spain"

Judge Baltasar Garzón speaks out: "It's clear that there is lawfare in Spain"

Despite "expressions of horror" made by some, the disbarred "superjudge" has no doubt that lawfare exists in Spain

Berto Sagrera

Thursday, 25 of january of 2024 - 12:04

Yes, let's declassify the 23-F

Yes, let's declassify the 23-F

José Antich

Tuesday, 24 of october of 2023 - 17:32

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Parties call for Spain's 1981 coup attempt to be declassified after colonel accuses Juan Carlos I

Parties call for Spain's 1981 coup attempt to be declassified after colonel accuses Juan Carlos I

ERC, Bildu, Sumar and BNG call for clarity after coup colonel Tejero tells media that king Juan Carlos I was the mastermind

Abel Degà

Tuesday, 24 of october of 2023 - 01:16

Tejero points a finger at Juan Carlos I

Tejero points a finger at Juan Carlos I

José Antich

Monday, 23 of october of 2023 - 17:42

Carles Vallejo's complaint of Franco-era torture, rejected by a judge, is appealed by prosecutors

Carles Vallejo's complaint of Franco-era torture, rejected by a judge, is appealed by prosecutors

Barcelona prosecutors see it as "premature" to reject complaint against officers of Franco's Political-Social Brigade

Jaume Vich

Wednesday, 18 of october of 2023 - 23:24

Spanish prosecutor Delgado clarifies that Carles Vallejo torture case is still being studied

Spanish prosecutor Delgado clarifies that Carles Vallejo torture case is still being studied

Specialist prosecutor for Spain's remembrance law says that response to Franco-era torture complaint is still in process

Mayte Piulachs

Wednesday, 30 of august of 2023 - 18:53

Spain's law of remembrance, waste paper: prosecutor opposes investigating Franco-era torture

Spain's law of remembrance, waste paper: prosecutor opposes investigating Franco-era torture

Spanish specialist prosecutor, Dolores Delgado, agrees that the torture claims of Carles Vallejo should remain inadmissable

Mayte Piulachs

Tuesday, 29 of august of 2023 - 22:16

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Founder of Spanish fascism, cremated and re-buried as 100 supporters chant his name

Founder of Spanish fascism, cremated and re-buried as 100 supporters chant his name

The remains of Falange founder José Antonio Primo de Rivera are removed from the Valle de los Caídos to a Madrid cemetery

Abel Degà

Monday, 24 of april of 2023 - 21:10

DNA confirms find of remains of Cipriano Martos, murdered by Spanish Civil Guard in 1973

DNA confirms find of remains of Cipriano Martos, murdered by Spanish Civil Guard in 1973

The remains of Martos, tortured for his political dissidence, were identified in one of Catalonia's 887 known mass graves

Quim Riera Guitart

Wednesday, 22 of february of 2023 - 21:22

Franco has died (partially)

Franco has died (partially)

José Antich

Monday, 21 of november of 2022 - 17:14

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López Obrador notes that Spain has given "continuity" to Francoism "without Franco"

López Obrador notes that Spain has given "continuity" to Francoism "without Franco"

The president of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, affirms that Spain has given "continuity" to Francoism "without Franco"

Berto Sagrera

Thursday, 10 of november of 2022 - 23:17

Yet again, memorial denouncing Franco-era torture site in Barcelona is vandalized

Yet again, memorial denouncing Franco-era torture site in Barcelona is vandalized

Despite being under 24-hour police gaze, memorial lectern located in Via Laietana has suffered a new attack

Jordi Tubella

Tuesday, 6 of september of 2022 - 22:48

Spanish army sacks captain whose unit had a special blessing at Valle de los Caídos

Spanish army sacks captain whose unit had a special blessing at Valle de los Caídos

Dismissal follows appearance of video in which soldiers receive blessing at controversial monument built by dictator Franco

Lluís Bou

Wednesday, 1 of june of 2022 - 22:25

Martín Villa says he's losing no sleep over inquiry into 1970s Spanish homicides

Martín Villa says he's losing no sleep over inquiry into 1970s Spanish homicides

Transition-era Spanish minister denies a "systematic, deliberate, and generalized plan" against dissidence

Nicolas Tomás

Monday, 17 of january of 2022 - 23:17

Spanish opposition leader Pablo Casado attends a mass in memory of Franco

Spanish opposition leader Pablo Casado attends a mass in memory of Franco

Nicolas Tomás

Monday, 22 of november of 2021 - 19:50

Exhumation of crypts in Spain's Valle de los Caídos, halted by a judge

Exhumation of crypts in Spain's Valle de los Caídos, halted by a judge

Aina Sanllehí

Thursday, 18 of november of 2021 - 21:39

Spain's highest judicial body concludes that defending Francoism is free speech

Spain's highest judicial body concludes that defending Francoism is free speech

Monday, 7 of june of 2021 - 23:36

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The day Franco banned the Rolling Stones' bulge

The day Franco banned the Rolling Stones' bulge

Oriol Rodríguez

Wednesday, 14 of april of 2021 - 19:38

Franco's heirs present legal demand over contents of dictator’s summer palace

Franco's heirs present legal demand over contents of dictator’s summer palace

Maria Cerdans

Wednesday, 30 of december of 2020 - 00:01

Catalan MEPs tell European colleagues of "fascist infiltration" in Spanish military

Catalan MEPs tell European colleagues of "fascist infiltration" in Spanish military

El Nacional

Tuesday, 22 of december of 2020 - 21:42

Spanish soldiers give Nazi salutes in video, but minister looks the other way

Spanish soldiers give Nazi salutes in video, but minister looks the other way

Nicolas Tomás

Wednesday, 16 of december of 2020 - 22:43

The rattling of sabres in 2020

The rattling of sabres in 2020

José Antich

Friday, 4 of december of 2020 - 18:03

Former Spanish air force officers proposed coups, purges and bombings in chat group

Former Spanish air force officers proposed coups, purges and bombings in chat group

Jordi Palmer

Thursday, 3 of december of 2020 - 22:56

Josep Borrell's support for investigated ex-minister reaches European Commission

Josep Borrell's support for investigated ex-minister reaches European Commission

Marc González

Wednesday, 2 of september of 2020 - 19:57

An epidemic as a weapon of fascist repression: Barcelona’s TB outbreak of 1939

An epidemic as a weapon of fascist repression: Barcelona’s TB outbreak of 1939

Marc Pons

Sunday, 7 of june of 2020 - 14:27

Merkel and Macron show up Spanish politicians' inability to break with Francoism

Merkel and Macron show up Spanish politicians' inability to break with Francoism

Lluís Bou

Saturday, 30 of may of 2020 - 00:33

Coronavirus death of alleged Francoist torturer Billy el Niño inflames social media

Coronavirus death of alleged Francoist torturer Billy el Niño inflames social media

El Nacional

Thursday, 7 of may of 2020 - 22:28

Madrid removes plaques commemorating Republicans executed by Francoists

Madrid removes plaques commemorating Republicans executed by Francoists

El Nacional

Tuesday, 26 of november of 2019 - 21:41

Catalan government palace to remove paintings from Primo de Rivera dictatorship

Catalan government palace to remove paintings from Primo de Rivera dictatorship

El Nacional

Friday, 1 of november of 2019 - 21:15

Franco's victory, Spain's defeat

Franco's victory, Spain's defeat

José Antich

Friday, 25 of october of 2019 - 13:57

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Hundreds of supporters, including priests, pray for Franco

Hundreds of supporters, including priests, pray for Franco

Nicolas Tomás

Thursday, 24 of october of 2019 - 22:41

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Pro-Spain demonstrators in Barcelona give fascist salutes and sing Francoist anthem

Pro-Spain demonstrators in Barcelona give fascist salutes and sing Francoist anthem

El Nacional

Thursday, 17 of october of 2019 - 22:55

Spain's Supreme Court gives green light to exhumation of Franco

Spain's Supreme Court gives green light to exhumation of Franco

Nicolas Tomás

Tuesday, 24 of september of 2019 - 20:24

Spanish government renews the dukedom that Franco created for Falange founder

Spanish government renews the dukedom that Franco created for Falange founder

El Nacional

Sunday, 15 of september of 2019 - 20:17

A walk round your town to remove the symbols of the former fascist dictator

A walk round your town to remove the symbols of the former fascist dictator

El Nacional

Saturday, 7 of september of 2019 - 23:07

UN to rule whether Spain should investigate Franco regime's crimes

UN to rule whether Spain should investigate Franco regime's crimes

El Nacional

Monday, 26 of august of 2019 - 20:17

Spanish minister receives a booing at Republican commemoration in Paris

Spanish minister receives a booing at Republican commemoration in Paris

Sunday, 25 of august of 2019 - 20:31