Today’s Libro verde item (13/7/1714 The troops of Felipe V enter by assault, with which ends the War of the Spanish Succession.) is surely a mistake. From a Barcelonan perspective the war ended on 11/9/1714, although Spain didn’t sign the peace treaty until 1720.
- Revisionist version of September 11 1714
Here‘s what Ciudadanos thinks you should know about the fall of Barcelona in 1714, mourned tomorrow by nationalists with silly flags,
Today’s Libro verde entry (front page, right bottom) has Fernando VI in 1758 undoing various stuff done by Felipe V in
- Linguistic aspects of neo-tribalism
If you make a mistake in Spanish, you just say: Hey, dude, don’t oppress me and my national-historic surreality, that’s a
- Catalan banned in Sants
Not so much flogging as snogging a dead horse, here is an excerpt from Rafael Miralles Bravo’s Memorias de un comandante
- Spain, it’s the rooster’s bollocks
Ignorance helps the dart wander.