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heraldscotland
Call to change the name of First Minister's residence after claim of aristocrat's link to fascist fundingelected government on 18 July, 1936 and led to three years of war and then four
Call to change the name of First Minister's residence after claim of aristocrat's link to fascist funding
heraldscotland / Posted 6 hours ago
elected government on 18 July, 1936 and led to three years of war and then four decades of fascist dictatorship under Gen Francisco Franco. The three-year struggle is often regarded as a rehearsal for World War II. Nazi Germany helped the... Read more
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The Commerce News
Searching for middlegroundin Russia poured gasoline on a flame already burning out of control. Finally,
Searching for middleground
The Commerce News / Posted 4 days ago
in Russia poured gasoline on a flame already burning out of control. Finally, a coup led by general and future dictator Francisco Franco led to an almost “down-the-middle” division of the Spanish military along ideological lines. The people... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Why Spain Cannot Seem to Elect a Presidentissue became evident after the Spanish presidential elections last December 201
Why Spain Cannot Seem to Elect a President
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 5 days ago
issue became evident after the Spanish presidential elections last December 2015. You see, since the death of the dictator Francisco Franco in 1975, Spain has had a two party system. The PP (Popular Party) and the PSOE (Socialist Party). But in... Read more
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Market Watch
Spain’s election rerun: 5 things to knowcall new elections. It went down in history as the shortest lived parliament si
Spain’s election rerun: 5 things to know
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
call new elections. It went down in history as the shortest lived parliament since democracy was established after dictator Francisco Franco died in 1975. Now what? Much to the annoyance of the already fed-up Spanish public—the unemployment rate... Read more
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Salon.com
Spain’s Socialists battle new group for control of the leftmodern, democratic Spain following the country’s return democracy in 1978, thre
Spain’s Socialists battle new group for control of the left
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
modern, democratic Spain following the country’s return democracy in 1978, three years after the death of dictator Gen. Francisco Franco. Such a scenario would be “a political earthquake because the hegemonic force of the left would be stripped... Read more
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Raw Story
Meet the shock troops of Trump’s AmericaKolychev lists Ron Paul, Milton Friedman, Thomas Jefferson, Margaret Thatcher,
Meet the shock troops of Trump’s America
Raw Story / Posted 12 days ago
Kolychev lists Ron Paul, Milton Friedman, Thomas Jefferson, Margaret Thatcher, Joseph McCarthy, Pinochet, Spanish fascist Francisco Franco, South Korean dictator Park Chung Hee, Zionist fascist Meir Kahane, and William Luther Pierce, an American... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cameron cuts short Gibraltar visit over MP attackprotection - to threaten the land border between the two, a long-time flashpoin
Cameron cuts short Gibraltar visit over MP attack
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
protection - to threaten the land border between the two, a long-time flashpoint in the sovereignty row. Spain's dictator Francisco Franco went as far as closing the crossing in 1969, all but stranding inhabitants who had to rely on air and boat... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cameron cancels Gibraltar pro-EU rally after MP attackprotection - to threaten the land border between the two, a long-time flashpoin
Cameron cancels Gibraltar pro-EU rally after MP attack
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
protection - to threaten the land border between the two, a long-time flashpoint in the sovereignty row. Spain's dictator Francisco Franco went as far as closing the crossing in 1969, all but stranding inhabitants who had to rely on air and boat... Read more
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dna
Brexit: Spain PM tells David Cameron to stay at home before Gibraltar tripof Brexit to threaten the land border between the two -- a long-time flashpoint
Brexit: Spain PM tells David Cameron to stay at home before Gibraltar trip
dna / Posted 13 days ago
of Brexit to threaten the land border between the two -- a long-time flashpoint in the sovereignty row. Spain's dictator Francisco Franco went as far as closing the crossing in 1969, all but stranding inhabitants who had to rely on air and boat... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Election campaign begins in Spain for June 26 national voteSocialists alternated running Spain for decades after the country returned to d
Election campaign begins in Spain for June 26 national vote
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 20 days ago
Socialists alternated running Spain for decades after the country returned to democracy following the long dictatorship of Francisco Franco. But voters angry with high unemployment, unpopular austerity measures and corruption scandals gave strong... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Election campaign begins in Spain for June 26 national voteSocialists alternated running Spain for decades after the country returned to d
Election campaign begins in Spain for June 26 national vote
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 20 days ago
Socialists alternated running Spain for decades after the country returned to democracy following the long dictatorship of Francisco Franco. But voters angry with high unemployment, unpopular austerity measures and corruption scandals gave strong... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Election campaign begins in Spain for June 26 national voteSocialists alternated running Spain for decades after the country returned to d
Election campaign begins in Spain for June 26 national vote
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 20 days ago
Socialists alternated running Spain for decades after the country returned to democracy following the long dictatorship of Francisco Franco. But voters angry with high unemployment, unpopular austerity measures and corruption scandals gave strong... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Election campaign begins in Spain for June 26 national voteSocialists alternated running Spain for decades after the country returned to d
Election campaign begins in Spain for June 26 national vote
Hawaii News Now / Posted 20 days ago
Socialists alternated running Spain for decades after the country returned to democracy following the long dictatorship of Francisco Franco. But voters angry with high unemployment, unpopular austerity measures and corruption scandals gave strong... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Election campaign begins in Spain for June 26 national voteSocialists alternated running Spain for decades after the country returned to d
Election campaign begins in Spain for June 26 national vote
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
Socialists alternated running Spain for decades after the country returned to democracy following the long dictatorship of Francisco Franco. But voters angry with high unemployment, unpopular austerity measures and corruption scandals gave strong... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ahead of vote, a look at Britain’s political sillinessthe tree: His parents met at a rally advocating peace in the Spanish Civil War.
Ahead of vote, a look at Britain’s political silliness
The Times Leader / Posted 23 days ago
the tree: His parents met at a rally advocating peace in the Spanish Civil War. They got their wish. Peace came. When Gen. Francisco Franco came to Madrid. Corbyn is a vegetarian who does not own a car. He does own - perhaps Al Gore knows why; Gore... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Britain, too, is infected with political sillinessthe tree: His parents met at a rally advocating peace in the Spanish Civil War.
Britain, too, is infected with political silliness
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
the tree: His parents met at a rally advocating peace in the Spanish Civil War. They got their wish. Peace came. When Gen. Francisco Franco came to Madrid. Corbyn is a vegetarian who does not own a car. He does own - perhaps Al Gore knows why; Gore... Read more
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The Oklahoman
George Will: Britain, too, is infected with political sillinessthe tree: His parents met at a rally advocating peace in the Spanish Civil War.
George Will: Britain, too, is infected with political silliness
The Oklahoman / Posted 24 days ago
the tree: His parents met at a rally advocating peace in the Spanish Civil War. They got their wish. Peace came. When Gen. Francisco Franco came to Madrid. Corbyn is a vegetarian who does not own a car. He does own — perhaps Al Gore knows why; Gore... Read more
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Business Standard India
Spain's Podemos overtakes Socialists ahead of election: pollsto call fresh elections, Spain's first repeat poll since the country returned t
Spain's Podemos overtakes Socialists ahead of election: polls
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
to call fresh elections, Spain's first repeat poll since the country returned to democracy following the death of dictator Francisco Franco in 1975. The opinion polls were carried out from May 31 to June 3. The El Mundo poll was carried out by... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Will: Britain, too, can't escape silly politicsthe tree: His parents met at a rally advocating peace in the Spanish Civil War.
Will: Britain, too, can't escape silly politics
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
the tree: His parents met at a rally advocating peace in the Spanish Civil War. They got their wish. Peace came. When Gen. Francisco Franco came to Madrid. With his Greek fisherman’s cap, Corbyn is a reactionary dressed as a revolutionary whose... Read more
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Breitbart
Freidman: ‘Nationalism’ Built the Judeo-Christian Westways. First, self-determination was not considered a universal right by fascist
Freidman: ‘Nationalism’ Built the Judeo-Christian West
Breitbart / Posted 28 days ago
ways. First, self-determination was not considered a universal right by fascists. Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini and Francisco Franco, to mention three obvious fascists, only endorsed nationalism for Germany, Italy and Spain. The rights of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Eighty years on, Spain may at last be able to confront the ghosts of civil warcentre of Barcelona and dumped here without dignity or ceremony, after summary
Eighty years on, Spain may at last be able to confront the ghosts of civil war
Guardian Unlimited / Posted a month ago
centre of Barcelona and dumped here without dignity or ceremony, after summary execution by the fascist forces of General Francisco Franco. Their bullet-ridden corpses were covered in quicklime before being thrown into a pit, the better to ensure... Read more
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The New Statesman
Next month's Spanish election is on a knife edgeEnglish, their name means The People’s Party. The irony here is that a former m
Next month's Spanish election is on a knife edge
The New Statesman / Posted 1 months ago
English, their name means The People’s Party. The irony here is that a former minister in the regime of Spanish dictator, Francisco Franco, founded the PP’s original incarnation, the People’s Alliance. The dictatorship lasted from 1936 to 1975, so... Read more
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The New Statesman
Donald Trump is definitely the Republican presidential candidateEnglish, their name means The People’s Party. The irony here is that a former m
Donald Trump is definitely the Republican presidential candidate
The New Statesman / Posted 1 months ago
English, their name means The People’s Party. The irony here is that a former minister in the regime of Spanish dictator, Francisco Franco, founded the PP’s original incarnation, the People’s Alliance. The dictatorship lasted from 1936 to 1975, so... Read more

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