Catalonia Today

Eco-fever spreads to European elections

Buy organic, recycle and reuse, ride a bicycle, and vote green. Eco-fever, spreading thanks to a huge global student protest movement, has spread to the European elections. With a debilitated social-democrat...

INDONESIA

Dozens dead in flooding in Indonesia

At least 73 people have died and 60 are missing in Indonesia because of flooding in the province of Papua, in the east. Rescue operations are ongoing, but the rain fallen this weekend continues to cause...

BARCELONA

Chamber of Commerce elections

The Barcelona Chamber of Commerce is preparing a campaign to incentivise voting in its May elections, as well as simply raising awareness of the elections themselves. They are getting ready to release...

Sánchez: “Catalonia will not be free, under me”

The first pro-indy demonstration in Madrid, hit at the heart of the Spanish parties, and left a large echo in the capital. Pedro Sánchez asserted that Catalonia would never reach independence with him...

Questioning the defence

“We must never forget that this trial is about rights and democracy” says lawyer for Romeva and Junqueras, interviewed this weekend

POINT MADE

Read between Collboni’s lines

It is said that one should read between a politician’s lines. It is usually in a few sentences, sometimes one, where their true intentions for the future are hidden: a few key phrases in the midst of...

Catalans take over Madrid

Over 500 buses, kilometers of boulevards filled with people, and thousands of peaceful demonstrators making 18 hour return-trips for Catalonia

ElEctions

PSC predicts election wins at all levels

The Socialist Party of Catalonia (PSC) yesterday, at their municipal convention in Barcelona, held at the Hopsital of Sant Pau, claimed they would see wins in the upcoming elections in Barcelona, Catalonia,...

UNITED STATES

US attempting to block war crimes investigations

The US will revoke or deny visas to members of the International Criminal Court investigating actions of US troops in Afghanistan or in other countries. According to Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, Washington...