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A slow death in the afternoon


Can bullfighting survive its many challenges?

July 1st, 2013 | Posted in Culture, Featured, Spain News | Read More »

The king of the ring returns, but can he save bullfighting?


José Tomás is the most charismatic and controversial figure in bullfighting and his announced return to action after injury is big news for aficionados. But Spain’s corrida tradition is facing some obstacles that even Tomás might struggle to overcome.

June 22nd, 2011 | Posted in Culture | Read More »

José Tomás

Bullfighting may be suffering an unstoppable crisis, with attendance down and a ban coming into effect in Catalonia, but Tomás is its great hope. With a hair-raising disregard for his own safety, the torero from Galapagar apparently sees getting nearly gored to death as just another day at the office; one particularly angry bull nearly […]

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

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