Posts Tagged: Catalonia
When it comes to demagogues and divisiveness, Trump has plenty of competition — in Europe, the Middle East, and all over our splintering planet.
Ireland is a small player, but it has much to teach its neighbors now suffering extremism, division, and debt.
From Catalonia to Kurdistan, long simmering regions are clamoring for their own states. But what good is being a state anymore?
Spain's Catalonia region votes for independence this fall. For some, it's a referendum on austerity policies that have crippled economies all over Europe.
The problems facing the Spanish left mirror the crisis engulfing Europe.
The 2016 vote may have been a disappointment to Spain's insurgent progressives. But they've proven they're here to stay.
Borders in Europe may appear immutable, but of course they are not.