Hunger strike for language rights

Photos from the beginning of the hunger strike by Carmelo González, who wants the Catalan regional government to observe the law and allow his daughter to be educated in Spanish.

Valencian policeman invents number-based universal language

“‘300’ is pronounced ‘di’ and means ‘liberty’, while ‘500’ and ‘900’ are pronounced ‘gi’ and ‘ti’ and are translated respectively as ‘crane’ and ‘tree’.” Juan Ramón Palanca says that Usik, his language, is potentially without limits, since there is no shortage of numbers, and that he already has 80,000 words. Children will learn quickly, he…