Protests in Madrid Over Government Pardoning Plans

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Protests in Madrid Over Government Pardoning Plans” – below is their description. Thousands in Madrid took the streets on Sunday to protest the Spanish government’s plan to issue pardons to a dozen separatist leaders who were convicted for their roles in a failed push for the Catalonia … Read more Protests in Madrid Over Government Pardoning Plans

Alex Salmond to RT: Scottish Independence is for the here and now – not for the hereafter

RT published this video item, entitled “Alex Salmond to RT: Scottish Independence is for the here and now – not for the hereafter” – below is their description. Former Scottish leader Alex Salmond has told RT that his new political party, Alba, wants independence for Scotland ASAP – even if it means a Catalan-style attempt … Read more Alex Salmond to RT: Scottish Independence is for the here and now – not for the hereafter

EU lifts Puigdemont immunity: Ex-Catalan leader decries ‘sad day’ for democracy

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “EU lifts Puigdemont immunity: Ex-Catalan leader decries ‘sad day’ for democracy” – below is their description. The European Parliament on Tuesday lifted the immunity of the former president of #Spain’s #Catalonia region, Carles #Puigdemont, and two of his associates, a move that could pave the way for … Read more EU lifts Puigdemont immunity: Ex-Catalan leader decries ‘sad day’ for democracy

EU Parliament lifts immunity of 3 Catalans, including Puigdemont

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “EU Parliament lifts immunity of 3 Catalans, including Puigdemont” – below is their description. The European Parliament (EP) has voted to strip immunity from the former president of Spain’s Catalonia region, Carles Puigdemont, and two of his associates – a move that could pave the way for … Read more EU Parliament lifts immunity of 3 Catalans, including Puigdemont

EU Parliament strips Catalan separatists of immunity

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “EU Parliament strips Catalan separatists of immunity” – below is their description. The European Parliament on Tuesday lifted the immunity of former Catalan leader Carles #Puigdemont and two allies wanted by #Spain following #Catalonia’s #independence attempt in 2017. The trio — Puigdemont and former Catalan health and … Read more EU Parliament strips Catalan separatists of immunity

Could the Covid-19 pandemic put an end to bullfighting in Spain?

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Could the Covid-19 pandemic put an end to bullfighting in Spain?” – below is their description. In Spain, bullfighting has existed for centuries. Although often criticised for its cruelty, it nevertheless continues and only the region of Catalonia has banned the practice. But the Covid-19 crisis has … Read more Could the Covid-19 pandemic put an end to bullfighting in Spain?

Spanish Rapper Pablo Hasél’s Arrest Leads to Street Protests

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Spanish Rapper Pablo Hasél’s Arrest Leads to Street Protests” – below is their description. Street protests over the imprisonment of Spanish rapper #PabloHasél turned violent in Spain this week. Catalonia police said some protesters pelted officers with bottles, stones, fireworks and paint in Barcelona and at least … Read more Spanish Rapper Pablo Hasél’s Arrest Leads to Street Protests

4th day of Catalonia protests | RT reports from Barcelona

RT published this video item, entitled “4th day of Catalonia protests | RT reports from Barcelona” – below is their description. Thousands of people have gathered in Barcelona, Spain for a fourth consecutive night to protest the arrest of Pablo Hasel and voice their discontent with ‘violations’ of freedom of expression. RT reports from the … Read more 4th day of Catalonia protests | RT reports from Barcelona

Vic standoff | Protesters vandalize police station over rapper’s arrest

RT published this video item, entitled “Vic standoff | Protesters vandalize police station over rapper’s arrest” – below is their description. Protesters in Catalonia’s town of Vic smash windows of a police station following arrest of rapper Pablo Hasél Follow us on Telegram https://t.me/rtintl RT YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the … Read more Vic standoff | Protesters vandalize police station over rapper’s arrest

Barcelona protest over rapper’s arrest descends into riots

RT published this video item, entitled “Barcelona protest over rapper’s arrest descends into riots” – below is their description. Clashes erupted between protesters and riot police during demonstrations in Catalonia against the arrest of rapper Pablo Hasel, convicted for calling the former Spanish king a thief, with cops in Barcelona firing rubber bullets. Hasel, whose … Read more Barcelona protest over rapper’s arrest descends into riots

Could Catalonia again try to break away from Spain? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Could Catalonia again try to break away from Spain? | Inside Story” – below is their description. It’s been a turbulent three years since Catalonia tried to secede from Spain. The government in Madrid hadn’t authorised the referendum organised by regional leaders in Barcelona, and afterwards charged … Read more Could Catalonia again try to break away from Spain? | Inside Story

Protest for Spanish rapper’s freedom as he attempts to avoid prison

Global News published this video item, entitled “Protest for Spanish rapper’s freedom as he attempts to avoid prison” – below is their description. A couple of hundred students demonstrated outside Lleida University on Monday in support of a Spanish rapper sentenced to jail time on charges including insulting the monarchy and praising terrorist groups. Pablo … Read more Protest for Spanish rapper’s freedom as he attempts to avoid prison

Regional Catalan vote confirms separatists’ power

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Regional Catalan vote confirms separatists’ power” – below is their description. #Separatist parties won enough seats on Sunday in #Catalonia’s regional parliament to strengthen their majority, although a strong showing for the local branch of #Spain’s ruling Socialists pointed to a dialogue, rather than breakup, with Madrid. … Read more Regional Catalan vote confirms separatists’ power

Separatists grow majority in Catalonia despite Socialist win

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Separatists grow majority in Catalonia despite Socialist win” – below is their description. The pro-union #Socialist Party appeared set to claim a narrow win in regional elections in #Catalonia late Sunday, but the bloc of parties supporting #secession by #Spain’s northeastern corner were widening their control of … Read more Separatists grow majority in Catalonia despite Socialist win

Catalan separatists boost majority in regional elections

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Catalan separatists boost majority in regional elections” – below is their description. Separatist parties won enough seats on Sunday in Catalonia’s regional parliament to strengthen their majority, although a strong showing for the local branch of Spain’s ruling Socialists pointed to a dialogue, rather than breakup, with … Read more Catalan separatists boost majority in regional elections