Son o No Son: Catalans Will Continue to be European Citizens Regardless

Miriano Rajoy was left floundering on the issue of continued European rights for Catalans as the pressure mounts on the Madrid government ahead of this weekend’s quasi independence vote. The Spanish premiere bleated out yet more fearmongering via a mainstream media source, Onda Cero, commenting that the Catalan people would somehow lose their right to…

Greece in Europe: Choosing the history we want to remember by Al Innes

As the referendum results are firming up in Greece with 61% in favour of NO, the article below by Al Innes becomes increasingly relevant. In this article, which was posted earlier today in his blog (http://alrants.tumblr.com/post/123275432928/notes-on-greece-5-6-2015), Al Innes draws a brilliant picture of the cultural complexity surrounding the political decision Greek people were asked to…