Posts Tagged ‘Spain’

ACH (1492) Mischa Popoff – What Happened To The Jews Who Were Not Expelled From Spain?

EURO FOLK RADIO ACH (1492) Mischa Popoff – What Happened To The Jews Who Were Not Expelled From Spain? Play Episode Pause Episode Mute/Unmute Episode Rewind 10 Seconds 1x Fast Forward 30 seconds Subscribe Share In today’s show originally broadcast on April 13 2021, Andy is joined by Mischa Popoff, for a show entitled, “What […]

Dangerous livestock drug kills vulture from threatened species in Spain, sparking renewed calls for European ban on it

An anti-inflammatory livestock drug, which was banned in several Asian countries after killing tens of millions of birds, has killed at least one of a threatened species of vulture in Spain, where the drug is still legal. The death of a cinereous vulture – which is classed as a near-threatened species by the International Union […]

What is ‘survivalism’ and why is it getting so popular in Spain?

It’s a sunny day in the mountains, just an hour away from Madrid, the Spanish capital. A group has come from all over the country to take part in an unusual outdoor activity. “You can use this as an arrowhead, a spear point, or an axe blade. You can also use it to start a […]

Spain restricting AstraZeneca vaccine against Covid-19 to over-60s after EMA blood clot warning

Citing the EU drug regulator’s warning about a rare but serious side effect of Vaxzevria, the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine, Spain said it would only use it for adults over 60. This leaves some two million Spaniards in limbo. Health Minister Carolina Darias said on Wednesday evening that going forward, the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine will only be […]

Spain’s left-wing Podemos party blames far-right for attack on Murcia headquarters

The headquarters of Spain’s Podemos (United We Can) party was attacked on Friday morning by unknown assailants who reportedly firebombed the building. Footage posted on the left-wing party’s Facebook page showed the building in Cartagena, Murcia in flames, with its windows sprayed with obscene graffiti. Podemos, an anti-austerity and pro-democracy movement, described the incident as […]

Spain Passes Law Mandating Face Masks Even While Swimming in the Sea

The chairman of data firm PANDA claims that China has asked the World Health Organization to appoint Beijing to oversee a global vaccine passport system, an ominous prospect given how China’s social credit score system operates. During an interview at the inaugural BizNews Investment Conference, Nick Hudson explained why this was such a chilling development, […]

Spain halts AstraZeneca vaccinations amid safety concerns, joining 17 other nations as EU says jab’s ‘benefits outweigh risks’

Spain has suspended its rollout of AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine, after reports of adverse side effects prompted more than a dozen other states to do the same, despite assurances from EU regulators that the jab is safe. Spanish health officials said on Monday night that they would halt vaccinations for the AstraZeneca inoculation for at least […]

Spain poised to trial four-day working week

Spain is poised to become one of the first countries in the world to trial a four-day working week. The plan would allow workers to spend fewer hours in the office – with no reduction in pay. The test run has been proposed by the left-wing party Más País – which argues that longer hours […]

Pablo Iglesias: Spain’s deputy prime minister quits role to stand in Madrid election

Spain’s deputy prime minister has quit his role to run in Madrid’s regional elections. Pablo Iglesias, who leads the left-wing coalition partner Podemos, announced he would be stepping down on Monday. Iglesias said he had informed Socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez of his decision to stand in May’s elections for the Madrid regional government. In […]

Italica, Spain: Rome’s First Settlement In Hispania Became Incredible!

Italica is an archaeological site located in the southern part of Spain, not far from Seville. The site dates to the Roman period and was founded by Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus. Italica is reputed to be the first Roman settlement in Spain, and one of the republic’s first settlements outside Italy.  Italica thrived in the […]

Spain’s deputy PM resigns in high-stakes Madrid presidency bid after local govt calls snap election to avoid no-confidence vote

The left-wing deputy prime minister of Spain, Pablo Iglesias, has resigned and thrown his hat in the ring for the presidency of Madrid after the region’s government was forced out last week in a dramatic day for Spanish politics. On Monday, the Madrid-born leader of the Podemos party announced his resignation and intention to replace […]

Women may have ruled in bronze-age Spain, burial site suggests

An “exceptionally rich” burial site in southeastern Spain has raised questions about whether women may have ruled a class-based society located on the Iberian peninsula until 1550 BC. Archaeologists have been studying the early bronze age El Argar site, at La Almoloya in the Spanish region of Murcia, since 2013. The site contains some “extraordinary” […]

Spain: police attempt to arrest a woman for no mask then everyone throws off their mask help the woman

Spain: police attempt to arrest a woman for no mask then everyone throws off their mask help the woman BREAKING-NEWS.CA / Q Police attempt to arrest a woman for no mask then everyone throws off their mask help the woman until police let her go.. Spain police attempt to arrest a woman for no mask […]

Spain’s vaccination programme picks up speed as second phase kicks in

Italy, France, Germany and Spain have the most coronavirus deaths in the EU, although all trail non-EU member Britain, which has Europe’s highest virus death toll at over 121,000. Two months after the first vaccine shots had been administered, the European Union is still struggling to get its COVID-19 inoculation drive up to speed. This […]

European Court of Justice fines Spain €15 million over EU data protection rule failures

The EU’s highest court has fined Spain €15 million ($18.34 million) for failing to comply with a European data protection directive governing the protection of personal data during police investigations within the country. The EU introduced the Law Enforcement Directive alongside the General Data Protection Regulation in 2016, governing how authorities process personal data for the […]

Spain removes last statue of General Franco

Spain’s last statue honouring General Franco has been removed more than 40 years after it was erected in the North African enclave of Melilla. The removal of the monument to Spain’s former dictator, described as the “only statue dedicated to a dictator still in the public sphere in Europe”, follows a 2007 law calling for […]

Jewish Youth in Spain Urge Madrid University to Expel Neo-Nazi Activist Who Delivered Antisemitic Rant at Far Right Rally

Antisemitic graffiti at the Jewish cemetery in Hoyo de Manzanares, near Madrid. Photo: Twitter. Jewish students in Spain this week demanded the expulsion from a Madrid university of a neo-Nazi activist who delivered a viciously antisemitic speech at a rally earlier this month. The Federation of Jewish Youth in Spain (FEJJE), supported by the European […]

Spain: a nursing home has halted the second shot After 46 Deaths Following the First one

by The COVID Blog LOS BARRIOS, SPAIN — The Nuestra Señora del Rosario (Our Lady of the Rosary) nursing home is reeling due to mass deaths after mRNA inoculations. All residents and workers at the facility received the first dose of Pfizer mRNA in early January, according to Spain mainstream media outlet ABC de Sevilla. Most […]

NASA’s historic landing on Mars, clashes in Spain, the Texas freeze | In pictures

This week, the NASA Mars rover made its historic landing on the Red Planet, protesters in Madrid and Barcelona clashed with police amid rallies in support of rap artist Pablo Hasél after his controversial arrest, and in the US, Texas was hit by the unusually cold weather, seriously disrupting power and water supplies to thousands […]

Pablo Hasél: Third night of violence in Spain as protests continue over rap artist’s jailing

Nearly 80 people have been arrested by Spanish police as protests over the imprisonment of a rapper convicted of insulting the monarchy and praising terrorist violence were marred by rioting for the third night in a row on Thursday. The plight of Pablo Hasél, who began this week to serve a 9-month sentence in a […]

Protests rock Spain for 3rd night in a row after rapper jailed for tweets insulting king & praising terrorist groups (VIDEOS)

Rallies protesting the arrest of a rapper convicted of insulting the monarchy have continued across Spain for a third straight night. One woman reportedly lost an eye and more than 50 people were detained at demos a day earlier. Valencia saw some of the worst violence on Thursday, where demonstrators could be seen clashing with […]

Spain: Second Pfizer Shots Halted After 46 Nursing Home Residents Die After the First Shot

Spain: Second Pfizer Shots Halted After 46 Nursing Home Residents Die After the First Shot Humans Are Free » / HAF LOS BARRIOS, SPAIN — The Nuestra Señora del Rosario (Our Lady of the Rosary) nursing home is reeling due to mass deaths after mRNA inoculations. All residents and workers at the facility received the […]

Pablo Hasel: Clashes at more Spain protests in support of arrested rap artist

Protesters in Madrid and Barcelona clashed with police for the second night in a row on Wednesday amid rallies in support of rap artist Pablo Hasel. Hasel was arrested after barricading himself at a university with dozens of supporters to avoid prison and has portrayed his case as a fight for free speech. A 24-hour […]

Protests break out in Spain over arrest of anti-monarchy rapper

Police in Spain say 14 people were arrested in violent street protests in several cities following the arrest of Spanish rap artist Pablo Hasél, who had barricaded himself at a university with dozens of supporters to avoid prison and defend his fight for free speech. Emergency services said Wednesday that 33 people were treated for […]

‘The Jew is guilty,’ 300 neo-Nazis attend rare gathering in Spain

Jewish leaders in Spain are calling for an investigation after a far-right event in Madrid featured antisemitic speeches and a Nazi salute. About 300 people attended the event held near a cemetery in the Spanish capital where veterans who fought alongside Hitler’s troops are buried. In one speech, a young woman was filmed saying: “Our duty […]

After nearly two decades of using the euro, is Spain finally ready to say goodbye to the peseta?

It’s over 20 years since Spain became one of the first countries to adopt the euro. Yet people in the country still have a stockpile of pesetas – worth the equivalent of 1.5 billion euros – but the clock is ticking for Spaniards to get them converted. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bank of […]

46 Nursing Home Residents in Spain Die Within 1 Month of Getting Pfizer COVID Vaccine

Health officials have reportedly halted administration of the second shot of Pfizer’s vaccine at the Spanish nursing home. Forty-six nursing home residents who had received their first dose of Pfizer-BioNTech’s fast-tracked vaccination against COVID-19 at the beginning of January had died by the end of the month, Spanish media have reported. Staff first reported a […]

Spain’s Jewish communities insist on investigation into neo-Nazi rally

Browse > Home / News / Spain’s Jewish communities insist on investigation into neo-Nazi rally February 17, 2021 by JNS Read on for article The Federation of Jewish Communities in Spain (FCJE) has called on the country’s hate-crimes public prosecutor to investigate anti-Semitic hate speech made during a demonstration in Madrid on Feb. 13 of […]

Covid-19 patient capacity in Spain’s intensive care wards nearing peak amid ‘concerning’ pressure on hospitals – health minister

The Spanish government is worried about the number of Covid-19 patients in intensive care wards, with capacity levels expected to peak by the end of this week, Health Minister Carolina Darias said on Tuesday. “We are still concerned about the occupation of intensive care units (ICUs). We are close to reaching peak hospital attendance this […]

Segóbriga: Vestiges of Roman Grandeur in Spain

Segóbriga was a Celtic, and later Roman, city located in Castilla-La Mancha, in the central part of Spain. Today, the ancient city is an important archaeological park and one of the best-preserved in Spain’s Meseta Central. Segóbriga is most notable for its Roman theatre and amphitheatre, which are located on the fringe of the site. […]

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