Catalans flood Brussels to demand EU impartiality

Police in the Belgian capital estimates that around 45 000 people attended the rally where ousted Regional President Carles Puigedemont addressed a huge crowd on the European commission’s failure to act against the Spanish government. Independence supporters flooded Brussels on Thursday morning chanting in train carriages and on station platforms, as well as in the […]
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Had our Grandparents selfishly deserted their country to go claim Asylum, we would all be speaking German!

In today’s world of mollycoddled and spoilt millennials, it is unfathomable to imagine the horrors and despair of the trenches and battlefields in the First and Second World Wars. However this inability to understand the importance of what took place and to nonchalantly allow all and sundry to walk in and settle in your country […]
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Spain Threatens to Seize Control of Catalan Finances in Light of Upcoming Referendum

The Spanish government has given the regional government in Catalonia 48 hours to abandon “illegal” referendum plans or lose budgetary powers. Finance Minister Cristóbal Montoro said a mechanism had been approved for the state to take control of the autonomous region’s finances. Madrid is seeking to stop the Catalan government spending public money on its […]
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