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The importance of being ‘El País’

Spain’s left-leaning newspaper readers could soon lose one of their only publications of reference: Público. That would be great news for main rival El País – or would it?

February 14th, 2012 | Posted in Iberoblog, Featured | Read More »

Back to the future with Rubalcaba

Spain’s Socialists have chosen a veteran of two previous governments as their new leader. Given this baggage, his challenge is to show he can come up with new ideas.

February 5th, 2012 | Posted in Iberoblog | Read More »

Spain’s Socialists will get a new leader, but will they get new ideas?

Chacon and Rubalcaba

The Socialist Party holds its primary this weekend. But while the campaign ahead of the vote has been laden with intrigue, we still don’t know what the two rival candidates stand for.

February 3rd, 2012 | Posted in Politics, Spain News | Read More »

Valencia’s Camps is off the hook, but something still smells rotten

The former Valencia regional premier has been absolved of wrongdoing in one of Spain’s most infamous corruption scandals. But his party isn’t popping open the champagne – nor should it.

January 27th, 2012 | Posted in Iberoblog, Featured | Read More »

Fraga: a unique figure during an extraordinary time

This conservative politician, who was a minister under Franco and a major presence during Spain’s democracy, may not have been to everyone’s liking but his passing marks the end of an era.

January 16th, 2012 | Posted in Politics, Featured, Spain News | Read More »

A short honeymoon for Spain’s Rajoy

PP spending cuts

The new prime minister has justified his announced austerity package by citing the previous government’s overspending. But with Spain still at the heart of the eurozone debt crisis and more cuts to come, he needs to share his plans with the electorate.

January 2nd, 2012 | Posted in Politics, Featured, Spain News | Read More »

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