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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

Homage to George Orwell: a plaque recalls where the writer witnessed the 'Fets de Maig' in Barcelona

Homage to George Orwell: a plaque recalls where the writer witnessed the 'Fets de Maig' in Barcelona

Orwell spent three tense nights on the rooftop of an historic building on La Rambla, as he recounted in 'Homage to Catalonia'

Jordi Palmer

Thursday, 16 of may of 2024 - 21:43

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

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

Pere Aragonès bumps into Spanish official at Remembrance Park visit in Buenos Aires

Pere Aragonès bumps into Spanish official at Remembrance Park visit in Buenos Aires

Spanish delegation visits Remembrance Park, dedicated to victims of Argentinian state terror, just before Catalan president

Marta Lasalas

Friday, 17 of march of 2023 - 22:48

The new Catalan law of Memory: fines for glorifying Francoism, a homage to the Republic

The new Catalan law of Memory: fines for glorifying Francoism, a homage to the Republic

The proposed Catalan law also addresses historical education, withdrawal of Francoist symbols, and the colonialism issue

Nicolas Tomás

Wednesday, 1 of march of 2023 - 21:03

PP wants 1970s minister Martín Villa to give views on Spain's democratic memory law

PP wants 1970s minister Martín Villa to give views on Spain's democratic memory law

Transition-era Spanish politician Martín Villa was charged with crimes against humanity for the 1976 Events of Vitoria

John McAulay / Jordi Tubella

Thursday, 11 of august of 2022 - 23:13

Six parties want Spanish king's title to be withdrawn to redress Francoist wrongs

Six parties want Spanish king's title to be withdrawn to redress Francoist wrongs

Nicolas Tomás

Monday, 15 of november of 2021 - 20:52

Jewish outrage over Spanish prosecutors' note that protects Nazis

Jewish outrage over Spanish prosecutors' note that protects Nazis

El Nacional

Sunday, 2 of february of 2020 - 20:13

The Wiesenthal Centre accuses the Spanish public prosecutors of protecting Nazis

The Wiesenthal Centre accuses the Spanish public prosecutors of protecting Nazis

El Nacional

Saturday, 1 of february of 2020 - 19:25

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

Spain's Valle de los Caídos: where the dictator Franco lies alongside his victims

Spain's Valle de los Caídos: where the dictator Franco lies alongside his victims

Nicolas Tomás

Saturday, 11 of may of 2019 - 09:00

Nine new 'Stolpersteine' in Catalonia in memory of victims of the Nazi regime

Nine new 'Stolpersteine' in Catalonia in memory of victims of the Nazi regime

Cèlia Forment

Saturday, 20 of april of 2019 - 21:29

Calls to remove Francoist as well as pro-independence symbols during the elections

Calls to remove Francoist as well as pro-independence symbols during the elections

Nicolas Tomás

Thursday, 28 of march of 2019 - 20:49

Spain honours Hernán Cortés to anger of Native Americans

Spain honours Hernán Cortés to anger of Native Americans

El Nacional

Friday, 15 of february of 2019 - 21:36

'Die Zeit', emphatic about Francoism in Spain

'Die Zeit', emphatic about Francoism in Spain

Lluís Bou

Friday, 11 of january of 2019 - 23:15

Devastating 'New Yorker' report on Spain's failure to deal with its Francoist past

Devastating 'New Yorker' report on Spain's failure to deal with its Francoist past

Lluís Bou

Thursday, 10 of january of 2019 - 20:28

Danish newspaper: "Does Franco still haunt Spain?"

Danish newspaper: "Does Franco still haunt Spain?"

El Nacional

Thursday, 22 of november of 2018 - 20:53

20th November, death and resurrection

20th November, death and resurrection

José Antich

Monday, 19 of november of 2018 - 17:39

'Foreign Affairs' examines Spain's "stunted national consciousness"

'Foreign Affairs' examines Spain's "stunted national consciousness"

Lluís Bou

Wednesday, 14 of november of 2018 - 22:11

Spanish general defends Franco regime crimes as being "legal" at the time

Spanish general defends Franco regime crimes as being "legal" at the time

El Nacional

Wednesday, 22 of august of 2018 - 23:07

Rivera wants to turn Franco's basilica into a Spanish Arlington

Rivera wants to turn Franco's basilica into a Spanish Arlington

El Nacional

Monday, 18 of june of 2018 - 20:47

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'The New York Times' digs into the debate on the Franco regime

'The New York Times' digs into the debate on the Franco regime

El Nacional

Wednesday, 21 of march of 2018 - 21:27

Amnesty International accuses Spain of violating human rights in Catalonia

Amnesty International accuses Spain of violating human rights in Catalonia

Maria Macià

Thursday, 22 of february of 2018 - 18:36

"Spanish Sahara. The last reinforcements": the photographic archive of Spain's betrayal

"Spanish Sahara. The last reinforcements": the photographic archive of Spain's betrayal

Gustau Nerín

Monday, 8 of january of 2018 - 23:09

The Association of Historical Memory asks for the banning of the Franco Foundation

The Association of Historical Memory asks for the banning of the Franco Foundation

El Nacional

Thursday, 10 of august of 2017 - 18:00