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Spain’s New Abortion Law a crime against the freedom, health and life of women

Spain’s New Abortion Law a crime against the freedom, health and life of women

On 20 December last, the Spanish government gave the green light to a new law on abortion that is amongst the most restrictive in Europe. The Minister of Justice Alberto Ruiz-Gallardón has pushed Spain back 30 years, with a system even more restrictive that that in place between 1985 and 2010. The Minister showed us […]

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Catalonia: The national question, the European Union and the limits of capitalism

Catalonia: The national question, the European Union and the limits of capitalism

Debate centres on question of EU following massive human chain in favour of independence on 11 September On 11 September (la Diada, Catalan national holiday), up to 1.6 million Catalans took part in a massive human chain from one end of Catalonia to the other, to demand independence from the Spanish state. This follows last […]