Loading

wait a moment

Tag: Independence

Crisis in Catalonia Evokes Memories of Spain’s Dictatorship

Encouraged by their president, Carles Puigdemont, Catalan leaders voted to declare independence from Spain after going ahead with a banned referendum on Oct. 1. According to ABC España, the government of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy suspended Catalan autonomy, dismissing its parliament and government and organizing new regional elections for Dec. Read More