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SPAIN: Police Officer Killed By Oncoming Traing After Being Pushed Onto Tracks By a Muslim Illegal Alien
World  (tags: Spain, Police Officer killed, Muslim Illegal Alien pushes )

- 50 days ago -
The Muslim illegal alien has been named by Spanish newspaper El Pais as 28-year-old Yode Ali Raba from the Ivory Coast. The paper reports that the Muslim illegally entered Spain in 2011 and after surviving the impact of being struck by the train, he is
The Invisible Reality of Spain's Homeless
World  (tags: world, politics, homelessness, Spain, society, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

- 110 days ago -
Spain's long, severe recession and high unemployment rate, which currently stands at 24.4 percent according to the national statistics institute, INE, have impoverished the population while government budgets for social services for the poor have been cu
7-Mile Human Chain Forces Spain to Talk About Catalan Independence
World  (tags: Catalan independence, Spain, world, society, politics, interesting, government, news )

- 167 days ago -
Nothing says 'we are a nation' like thousands of people holding hands.
Spanish King Juan Carlos Abdicates
World  (tags: Spain, abdication, government, politics, society )

- 271 days ago -
Spain's King Juan Carlos is abdicating after almost 40 years on the throne and his son Prince Felipe will succeed him, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said on Monday in a surprise announcement.
Spanish Judge Orders Arrest Warrants for Chinese Leaders on Day Before Spanish Parliament Vote on Legal Reform
World  (tags: Tibet, Spain, China, world, humanrights, violence, law )

- 371 days ago -
Spanish lawyers working on the lawsuits against the Chinese leaders said that the new move by Judge Ismael Moreno was evidence that the case will now progress, even though the ruling is against the wishes of the Spanish government, under pressure from...
Urge the Spanish Government to Stand Up for Tibet ACTION
World  (tags: Tibet, Spain, genocide, lawsuit, humanrights, politics )

- 383 days ago -
Reports state that Spain's government are planning to change the independent judiciary of Spain, in a political move to close down a ground-breaking Tibet lawsuit that implicates Chinese leaders of genocide in Tibet.
SPAIN: The Amazing Festival Where They Celebrate the Patron Saint of Animals... By Riding Horses Through FIRE
World  (tags: Spain, San Bartolome de los Pinares, Blessing of the animals, horses, humans, media, news, abused, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, cruelty, ethics, humans, protection, sadness, world )

- 405 days ago -
In honour of the patron saint of animals, men ride their horses through bonfires every year on the eve of Saint Anthony's Day as part of the Luminarias religious celebration.
Catalans Form Human Chain for Independence
World  (tags: humanrights, government, europe, Spain, world, news )

- 534 days ago -
Hundreds of thousands are expected to take part in the latest push for this Spanish region to break away from Spain.
Special Delivery, of Sorts, for Wayward Dog Owners
World  (tags: Spain, pets, society, government, interesting, humans, politics, world )

- 567 days ago -
In the worldwide battle to get dog owners to clean up after their pets, enter Brunete, a middle-class suburb of Madrid fed up with dirty parks and sidewalks.
Immigrants to Spain Push Back on Evictions
World  (tags: freedoms, government, world, Spain, society, news, Refugees&Relief, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

- 716 days ago -
As more people find themselves victims of mortgage fraud and eviction in Spain, they are banding together to advocate for legal reforms
Nestle Withdraws Pasta Meals as Horsemeat Scandal Spreads
World  (tags: , horsemeat, scandal, Europe, pasta meals, Buitoni brand, Germany, mislabeling, fraud, criminal, Switzerland, Italy, Spain )

- 737 days ago -
Nestle has removed beef pasta meals sold under its Buitoni brand from sale in Italy and Spain after finding traces of horsemeat, becoming the latest victim of a food scandal still spreading across Europe.
Police Turn Spanish Parliament Into 'Fortress' as Numbers Swell at 'Occupy Congress' Protest
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, freedoms, government, Occupy politics, society, Spain )

- 884 days ago -
Police in Spain blocked off access to the Spanish Parliament Tuesday in anticipation of "Occupy Congress," a mass protest expecting to draw thousands to the streets over drastic austerity cuts in the nation. The building "took on the appearance -->
Spain at Risk of Chronic Protests
World  (tags: world, politics, SPAIN, economy, news, government )

- 886 days ago -
Over the past year and a half, Spain has been caught up in constant street protests against measures taken to combat the severe economic crisis. But some say the movement has failed to come together around concrete proposals.
Spain Hit By Epidemic of Despair
World  (tags: world, politics, economy, Spain, mental health problems, social problems, news )

- 912 days ago -
Rising rates of depression and suicide are among the most obvious signs of the increase in mental illness resulting from the economic crisis in Spain
World  (tags: world, government, Spain, ethics, economy, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, news, interesting, freedoms, europe )

- 1312 days ago -
In a second phase of their "indignant" protests, Spanish demonstrators call for an end to the "dictatorship of the financial markets" and let it be known the movement is here to stay.

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