Why the guillotine should not be Spain’s tumbril-filler in the coming revolution.
A splendid assault by Galdós on a hopelessly corrupted party system.
Negation without tears.
The Spanish government is determined to retain the 500€ note as a crucial weapon in the fight to reduce tax evasion and money laundering. Getting rid of socks would achieve that same goal effectively without inconvenience to honest citizens and would also provide a stealth-protectionist boost to the economy.
Re chav, here From a lexicon of flamenco song terms derived from Caló and thieves’ dialects (germanías):