Check out this substantial bombshell being chucked at the Spanish establishment at all levels and in all territories for its collective refusal to confront (indeed for its participation in) the flagrant, widespread, long-term abuse of individual property rights. But will the threat of a Bulgarian-style loss of European funds to the common weal be sufficient to persuade the substantially interchangeable brands who govern us to fine and jail their in-laws? I would have thought not: a poor man is the living image of Our Lord, begging is blessèd, and the doctrine professed by both the PP and the PSOE is essentially Catholic, albeit veiled in the latter case in flea-Marxist frippery.
- Statutory obligation to know Spanish/Catalan, against European rules?
That’s surely the long-term implication for the Spanish constitution and the Catalan statute of autonomy of this European Court of Justice
- PSOE to support PP corruption in Valencia to avoid losing European grants
The Auken report to the European Parliament may be above to be scuppered by a conspiracy between Spain’s two principal mafias.
- European agreements re language rights
I’ve posted recently on the prohibition and persecution of non-Catalan toponymy in and outside Catalonia. While so I thought I’d
- More incompetence from the Real Academia Española
The failure on the part of Romance lexicographers to include common words and meanings (eg bragueta = codpiece) in their bibles
- The problem with Bulgarian shepherds
And the attractions of Anglo hippies.