Maybe someone can explain why Front Reusenc (originally sourced here, now here, website here), the supporters club of lowly Reus Deportiu, identifies itself with the Union Jack, skinhead bulldogs, elbow webs, red shoelaces and braces, bovver boots, and bad beer, a collection of symbols traditionally favoured by British ultra-right racists, the National Front. (They’ve also got a Facebook group run by Eloi Ferran which uses the same image and whose members include e-noticies‘ favourite Elvis-impersonator, Reus councillor Ariel Santamaria.)
- Cataloonia, Sweden on the Med
Jordi Pujol’s venerable dream appears finally to have been realised, although perhaps not quite as he anticipated.
- Facebook: if you form a civil partnership you must be gay
Chez Lexicool, via MM, Katia, who, using Facebook in English, described herself as being in a civil union with Juan, only
- End of an affair?
Catalan Europhilia seems to be decreasing as contact with European institutions increases.
- Josef Fritzl supports Catalan nationalist boycott of Air Berlin
Here (thanks MM). So are you with Joe or against him? Does the Guernica page header mean the author identifies Air
- El Cas dels Catalans and the House of the British Parliament
Early Day Motions are the British House of Commons’s ineffectual version of Facebook “likes”: they have no significance in the broader