SPAIN, NOVEMBER 2019: A ROAD TO THE FAR RIGHT

SPAIN, NOVEMBER 2019: A ROAD TO THE FAR RIGHT »

16 Nov, 2019
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The radical right is “a political ideology, the core element of which is a myth of a homogeneous nation, a romantic and populist ultranationalism which is directed against the concept of liberal and pluralistic democracy. . .  It wants government by the people, but in terms of ethnocracy instead of democracy.” Thus, one of the biggest political stories in Spain these days, as a young but stable demo crary, is the sudden and perplexing rise of the reactionary far-right Vox party. In the 10 November 2019 snap election, Vox won no less than 15.09% of the vote. Overnight, it has become Spain’s third largest parliamentary party. Should Spain — and Europe — begin to worry?

SPAIN TODAY: Greek Drama, Party in Magaluf, Infanta Cristina Exed

SPAIN TODAY: Greek Drama, Party in Magaluf, Infanta Cristina Exed »

8 Jul, 2015
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For good or bad there’s never a dull moment in the land of toros, playa and paella!

SPAIN TODAY: the Economics of the Local Elections, Spanish Football, the Vacation-Loving Spaniards and the Internet

SPAIN TODAY: the Economics of the Local Elections, Spanish Football, the Vacation-Loving Spaniards and the Internet »

28 May, 2015
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Choice news

SPAIN TODAY: Spain’s Stake in Syriza; a Pact Against Radical-Islamic Terrorism; the Search for the Father of the Man of La Mancha

SPAIN TODAY: Spain’s Stake in Syriza; a Pact Against Radical-Islamic Terrorism; the Search for the Father of the Man of La Mancha »

5 Feb, 2015
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Foremost on the Spanish mind these days