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Spain’s refreshing royal scandal

Facing the unfamiliar phenomenon of a Spanish royal scandal: King Juan Carlos (left) and son-in-law Iñaki Urdangarín.

The king’s son-in-law Iñaki Urdangarin may be in trouble due to the corruption scandal he is implicated in, but ironically, the affair reflects well on some major Spanish institutions.

December 16th, 2011 | Posted in Featured, Iberoblog | Read More »

King Juan Carlos

King Juan Carlos

The boyish grin, the Bourbon nose, the endless joshing: even if he wasn’t the king of Spain, you could spot Juan Carlos a mile off. But despite the down-to-earth bonhomie, he has a livelier CV than most living monarchs. Juan Carlos accidentally shot his brother dead with a hunting gun as a child. He then […]

March 3rd, 2011 | Posted in Famous People | Read More »

Wikileaks: Washington’s peculiar view of Spain

Washington's view of Spanish politics' personalities offers some fascinating reading.

The release of classified US State Department documents offers some intriguing insights into Spanish politics; it also highlights the complex relationship between the United States and Spain.

December 22nd, 2010 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

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