The President of the Madrid region Cristina Cifuentes
by Christopher Collins
For weeks, Cristina Cifuentes, President of the Comunidad Autonoma de Madrid (autonomous region of Madrid), has been besieged by the media on account of alleged irregularities in the way she obtained her Master’s degree in Regional Law at the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos.
Far from being cowed, Cifuentes wrote to the rector of the university this Tuesday, 17 April, to return her controversial degree, thereby putting one over her adversaries! Now, what’s there for her to resign, huh?
Featured image/Cristina Cifuentes, CC BY2.0
Return to Sender/Judith E. Bell, CC BY-SA2.0, cropped
Texts, prints, photos and other illustrative materials depicted in GUIDEPOST have been either contributed by the authors of each published work or, to the Magazine’s good-faith knowledge, are in the public domain or otherwise benefit from the allowances of Articles 9(2), 10, 10(bis), and applicable others of the Berne Convention for the Protection of literary and artistic works.