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DW
Catalonia independence bid - what you need to know |they say, will protect the Catalan nation from the encroachment of Spanish lang
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they say, will protect the Catalan nation from the encroachment of Spanish language and culture. Former Spanish dictator Francisco Franco suppressed Catalan autonomy and identity during his 1938-75 rule. But the democratic constitution that... Read more
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FOX News
Catalonia independence bid: Can any side emerge as winner?economy ($1.31 trillion). It has its own language, which was suppressed during
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
economy ($1.31 trillion). It has its own language, which was suppressed during the 1939-1975 dictatorship of Gen. Francisco Franco, and cultural traditions. It is also home to one of the world's greatest soccer teams, FC Barcelona. The... Read more
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FOX News
Catalonia independence bid: Can any side emerge as winner?economy ($1.31 trillion). It has its own language, which was suppressed during
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
economy ($1.31 trillion). It has its own language, which was suppressed during the 1939-1975 dictatorship of Gen. Francisco Franco, and cultural traditions. It is also home to one of the world's greatest soccer teams, FC Barcelona. The... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Swastikas, 'Trump rules' spray-painted on monument near historic Madison synagoguePark Wednesday morning. The monument honors Americans that joined the internat
The Chippewa Herald / Posted yesterday
Park Wednesday morning. The monument honors Americans that joined the international armies that fought fascist forces of Francisco Franco in the Spanish Civil War. "Antifa sucks" and "Trump rules" also was spray-painted onto the monument. Antifa... Read more
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Daily Mail
Protests as Spanish police clamp down on Catalan independence pollsaid. He also said 'referendums are a weapon of choice of dictators' referring
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
said. He also said 'referendums are a weapon of choice of dictators' referring to the two the late Spanish leader General Francisco Franco conducted before the country returned to democracy after his death in 1975. A protestor is arrested at an... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Flags, Symbols, And Statues Resurgent As Globalism Declinesnorthern Iraq. In Spain, the conservative prime minister is trying to emulate
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
northern Iraq. In Spain, the conservative prime minister is trying to emulate the Spanish fascist dictator Generalissimo Francisco Franco in making threats against Catalonia’s independence wishes. In response to the Catalan Parliament's vote to... Read more
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express
Catalonia referendum: Mayors DEFY Spain's government to back independence bidcountry's €1.1trillion economy. It has its own language, which was suppressed
express / Posted 5 days ago
country's €1.1trillion economy. It has its own language, which was suppressed during the 1939-1975 dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, and cultural traditions. It is also home to one of the world's greatest football teams, FC... Read more
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express
‘Those are the rules’ Meddling EU bosses try to HALT Catalan referendum with threatscountry's €1.1trillion economy. It has its own language, which was suppressed
express / Posted 6 days ago
country's €1.1trillion economy. It has its own language, which was suppressed during the 1939-1975 dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, and cultural traditions. It is also home to one of the world's greatest soccer teams, FC Barcelona. Mr... Read more
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express
Juncker wades in on Catalonia referendum: Region would have to APPLY to join EUcountry's €1.1trillion economy. It has its own language, which was suppressed
express / Posted 7 days ago
country's €1.1trillion economy. It has its own language, which was suppressed during the 1939-1975 dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, and cultural traditions. It is also home to one of the world's greatest soccer teams, FC... Read more
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express
Catalonia independence referendum 'will cause economic COLLAPSE'for it to be called off It has its own language, which was suppressed during t
express / Posted 7 days ago
for it to be called off It has its own language, which was suppressed during the 1939-1975 dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, and cultural traditions. It is also home to one of the world's greatest soccer teams, FC Barcelona. The... Read more
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KERA North Texas
For some Americans, the conflict in Syria is 'the Spanish Civil War of our time'mid-1930s some 2,800 Americans boarded steam boats from New York and headed to
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 days ago
mid-1930s some 2,800 Americans boarded steam boats from New York and headed to Spain to fight against the fascist dictator Francisco Franco. “Most, though by no means all of them, were members or supporters of the Communist Party,” Hochschild... Read more
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EuroNews
What is the Diada of Catalonia and why is it important this year?autonomous regional government and established the Diada as a national holiday.
EuroNews / Posted 10 days ago
autonomous regional government and established the Diada as a national holiday. But the beginning of the dictatorship of Francisco Franco meant celebrations were again forced into secrecy. Between 1940 and 1970, the National Front of Catalonia... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Spain already is another country for many in Cataloniabitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under th
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
bitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under the 1939-1975 dictatorship of Spain's Gen. Francisco Franco. Since the return to democracy, Catalonia has achieved important levels of self-governance. School lessons... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Spain already is another country for many in Cataloniabitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
bitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under the 1939-1975 dictatorship of Spain's Gen. Francisco Franco. Since the return to democracy, Catalonia has achieved important levels of self-governance. School lessons... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Spain already is another country for many in Cataloniabitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under th
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
bitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under the 1939-1975 dictatorship of Spain's Gen. Francisco Franco. Since the return to democracy, Catalonia has achieved important levels of self-governance. School lessons... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Spain already is another country for many in Cataloniabitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under th
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
bitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under the 1939-1975 dictatorship of Spain's Gen. Francisco Franco. Since the return to democracy, Catalonia has achieved important levels of self-governance. School lessons... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Spain already is another country for many in Cataloniabitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under th
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
bitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under the 1939-1975 dictatorship of Spain's Gen. Francisco Franco. Since the return to democracy, Catalonia has achieved important levels of self-governance. School lessons... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Spain already is another country for many in Cataloniabitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under th
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
bitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under the 1939-1975 dictatorship of Spain's Gen. Francisco Franco. Since the return to democracy, Catalonia has achieved important levels of self-governance. School lessons... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Spain already is another country for many in Cataloniabitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under th
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
bitter memories of the prohibitions on the use of the Catalan language under the 1939-1975 dictatorship of Spain's Gen. Francisco Franco. Since the return to democracy, Catalonia has achieved important levels of self-governance. School lessons... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Business as usual: Spain's no-nonsense approach after terror21 people. Munoz-Rojas suggested that the fact that Spain lived under a dictat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
21 people. Munoz-Rojas suggested that the fact that Spain lived under a dictatorship for more than three decades until Francisco Franco died in 1975 may also have left its mark. "Spain was a dictatorship not that long ago, and I think that in... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Catalonia independence bid: Can any side emerge as winner?economy ($1.31 trillion). It has its own language, which was suppressed during
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 days ago
economy ($1.31 trillion). It has its own language, which was suppressed during the 1939-1975 dictatorship of Gen. Francisco Franco, and cultural traditions. It is also home to one of the world's greatest soccer teams, FC Barcelona. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Fresh embarrassment for Spanish king as rumours swirl about his fatherwere pictured together for the first time in Ireland. The Spanish monarchy was
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
were pictured together for the first time in Ireland. The Spanish monarchy was only restored after the death of General Francisco Franco in 1975 and there remains a powerful Republican force in the country. It leaves the Royal Family painfully... Read more
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Aljazeera
Why Catalonia should be given a say on its futureso hard to believe Catalonia could one day be independent? When Spain began to
Aljazeera / Posted 20 days ago
so hard to believe Catalonia could one day be independent? When Spain began to reconstruct its democracy after General Francisco Franco's death in 1975, Catalonia once again began to voice its desire to become an independent state. Today, there... Read more
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Billboard
Beyond 'Despacito': Seymour Stein In Defense of Latin Music's Enduring Place in U.S. Pop Culturewrote songs like his classic “Granada” even though he had never been to Spain.
Billboard / Posted 20 days ago
wrote songs like his classic “Granada” even though he had never been to Spain. In the 1960s, the Spanish dictator Francisco Franco brought him to the country for the first time, gave him a home in Granada and built a magnificent statue of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Spanish archaeologists dig up more civil war dead from mass gravesunearthed more bodies from mass graves dating back to the 1936 to 1939 civil wa
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
unearthed more bodies from mass graves dating back to the 1936 to 1939 civil war and the ensuing dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, including some still wearing rotting leather boots. The digs in a cemetery in Valladolid come amid renewed... Read more
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EuroNews
Spanish archaeologists dig up more civil war dead from mass graveshave unearthed more bodies from mass graves dating back to the 1936-1939 civil
EuroNews / Posted 22 days ago
have unearthed more bodies from mass graves dating back to the 1936-1939 civil war and the ensuing dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, including some still wearing rotting leather boots. The digs in a local cemetery in Valladolid, central... Read more
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The Star
Spanish archaeologists dig up more civil war dead from mass graveshave unearthed more bodies from mass graves dating back to the 1936-1939 civil
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
have unearthed more bodies from mass graves dating back to the 1936-1939 civil war and the ensuing dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, including some still wearing rotting leather boots. The digs in a local cemetery in Valladolid, central... Read more
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Reuters
Spanish archaeologists dig up more civil war dead from mass graveshave unearthed more bodies from mass graves dating back to the 1936-1939 civil
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
have unearthed more bodies from mass graves dating back to the 1936-1939 civil war and the ensuing dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, including some still wearing rotting leather boots. The digs in a local cemetery in Valladolid, central... Read more
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BBC News
King of Spain joins Barcelona march of defiance against terrorisma car attack in nearby Cambrils killed another woman. Spain's monarchy was res
BBC News / Posted 25 days ago
a car attack in nearby Cambrils killed another woman. Spain's monarchy was restored after the death of military dictator Francisco Franco in 1975. Two lorry drivers are arrested after a crash in which six men and two women in a minibus were... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Full Text of All Articles The Berkeley Daily Planetarmy took Barcelona, they lost much of their language and culture, particularly
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 25 days ago
army took Barcelona, they lost much of their language and culture, particularly during the long and brutal dictatorship of Francisco Franco from 1939 to 1975. The current independence crisis dates back to 2010, when, at the urging of the rightwing... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
DISPATCHES FROM THE EDGES: Spain: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do. Categoryarmy took Barcelona, they lost much of their language and culture, particularly
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 25 days ago
army took Barcelona, they lost much of their language and culture, particularly during the long and brutal dictatorship of Francisco Franco from 1939 to 1975. The current independence crisis dates back to 2010, when, at the urging of the rightwing... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Defiant Barcelona to march vs. terrorSpanish sovereign to take part in a demonstration since the monarchy was re-est
Manila Standard Today / Posted 26 days ago
Spanish sovereign to take part in a demonstration since the monarchy was re-established in 1975 after the death of dictator Francisco Franco. Europe has been shaken by a spate of deadly Islamist violence with an increasing number of low-tech... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Spain: Breaking Up Is Hard To Doarmy took Barcelona, they lost much of their language and culture, particularly
Op-Ed News / Posted 26 days ago
army took Barcelona, they lost much of their language and culture, particularly during the long and brutal dictatorship of Francisco Franco from 1939 to 1975. The current independence crisis dates back to 2010, when, at the urging of the rightwing... Read more
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heraldscotland
Why Barcelona avoided the Muslim backlash that other European cities faced after a terrorist attackwhere the attack took place. The tolerant attitude may stem from an aversion t
heraldscotland / Posted 26 days ago
where the attack took place. The tolerant attitude may stem from an aversion to the far-right military dictatorship of Francisco Franco, who ruled Spain for 36 years until 1975, said Sònia Parella, a sociologist at the Universitat Autònoma de... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Will Trump's bowing out of Kennedy Center Honors do lasting damage to the arts?had boycotted performing in the United States in protest of the nation's suppor
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
had boycotted performing in the United States in protest of the nation's support for the brutal right-wing Spanish dictator Francisco Franco, but he was heartened by Kennedy's election campaign and finally accepted an invitation to the White House.... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted a month ago
and recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law includes a provision about monuments to Francisco Franco, who ruled over the country as a repressive dictator for nearly four decades. The law instructs the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted a month ago
and recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law includes a provision about monuments to Francisco Franco, who ruled over the country as a repressive dictator for nearly four decades. The law instructs the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted a month ago
and recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law includes a provision about monuments to Francisco Franco, who ruled over the country as a repressive dictator for nearly four decades. The law instructs the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
KRCR TV Redding / Posted a month ago
and recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law includes a provision about monuments to Francisco Franco, who ruled over the country as a repressive dictator for nearly four decades. The law instructs the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted a month ago
and recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law includes a provision about monuments to Francisco Franco, who ruled over the country as a repressive dictator for nearly four decades. The law instructs the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted a month ago
and recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law includes a provision about monuments to Francisco Franco, who ruled over the country as a repressive dictator for nearly four decades. The law instructs the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted a month ago
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News 8000
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
News 8000 / Posted 1 months ago
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KTXS Abilene
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
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KECI Missoula
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 1 months ago
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 1 months ago
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FOX Carolina
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FOX Carolina / Posted 1 months ago
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FOX 12 Oregon
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
What happened to monuments to fallen regimes around the worldand recognition to those who suffered during the country's civil war. The law i
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 1 months ago
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