THE MORNING AFTER — A PSOE VICTORY

THE MORNING AFTER — A PSOE VICTORY »

6 May, 2019
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A post-election analysis

CATALONIA CRISIS: INES ARRIMADAS WINS THE VOTE BUT LOSES THE ELE CTION

CATALONIA CRISIS: INES ARRIMADAS WINS THE VOTE BUT LOSES THE ELE CTION »

24 Dec, 2017
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The “winner” last 21 December is actually the center-right pro Spain-unity Ciutadans headed up in the region by Ines Arrimadas.  She would now be gearing up for presidential investiture if not for the fact that there’s no way she could be elected over and above whoever the separatist deputies choose to vote for from their parliamentary seats. Not even if she’s able to form a miraculous coalition of ALL the non-secessionists who will still be minority to the secessionists’ absolute majority.

SPAIN’S BEWILDERING POLITICAL PANORAMA

SPAIN’S BEWILDERING POLITICAL PANORAMA »

28 Jul, 2016
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Will there be a third election following the first two that failed to produce a government?

SPAIN IS TEETERING ON THE BRINK OF TREACHEROUS NEW ELECTIONS

SPAIN IS TEETERING ON THE BRINK OF TREACHEROUS NEW ELECTIONS »

29 Jan, 2016
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"If parliamentary elections were held again, the multiparty system would still be around, and so would political instability"