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Barcelona: Protest against the budget of misery (4 December)

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Barcelona: Protest against the budget of misery (4 December)

The Government discusses its new budget, the new measures awaiting us just around the corner. [...]

December 12, 2013 Author: Ismael Guye Sancho

Athens: the edge of Europe, but still a protagonist of the present

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Athens: the edge of Europe, but still a protagonist of the present

Athens. Just one word for five and a half million inhabitants. Just one city for almost a whole country. [...]

December 7, 2013 Author: Valerio Pelliccia

RUINS – Chronicle of an HIV witch-hunt (documentary)

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RUINS – Chronicle of an HIV witch-hunt (documentary)

Chronicle of an HIV which-hunt [...]

December 1, 2013 Author: Ruins Documentary

The team of FASCISM INC is growing

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The team of FASCISM INC is growing

x-pressed joined, along with ΕΡΤ, UNFOLLOW, EfSyn and Ellinofreneia, as a sponsor of the team of FASCISM INC. [...]

November 23, 2013

Spain: €600,000 fines for calling on Twitter to a protest before the Congress

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Spain: €600,000 fines for calling on Twitter to a protest before the Congress

"Insulting" or "coercing" the police during a protest may result in a 30,000€ fine. The new Public Safety Act will consider 16 new cases to punish financially. [...]

November 19, 2013 Author: Pedro Águeda

Spain: Platform of mortgage victims (PAH) – It is possible!

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Spain: Platform of mortgage victims (PAH) – It is possible!

PAH was formed in February 2009 in Barcelona as a result of the Spanish real estate crisis and soon spread across the whole country. It is a social movement and an association whose aim is to promote the right to dignified housing. [...]

November 12, 2013 Author: Sofia Tipaldou

Greece exports to Spain the silencing of Public Broadcaster

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Greece exports to Spain the silencing of Public Broadcaster

A massive protest followed the government's announcement for the shut-down of the Valencian Public Broadcaster (RTVV). The “non negotiable and rapid shut-down” of RTVV that will leave 1,200 of its employees without a job, cannot but remind us of the forced shut-down of the Greek Public Broadcaster (ERT), its self-management from the fired employees for [...]

November 10, 2013 Author: Sofia Tipaldou

Barcelona: Catalοnia bans plastic bullets

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Barcelona: Catalοnia bans plastic bullets

This morning the Parliament of Cataluña banned the use of plastic bullets by the Catalan riot police (Mossos). [...]

November 8, 2013 Author: Konstantia Nikopoulou

Mediterranean: a cemetery for migrants

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Mediterranean: a cemetery for migrants

The Mediterranean was once the epicentre of the then known world, a commercial crossroads between East and West, a mixture of peoples and cultures but also the scene of many wars. In people's memory, it is connected to Homer and the ill-fated Ulysses, who, before finally reaching Ithaca, wandered for ten years between Troy and [...]

October 21, 2013 Author: Zissis Papadimitriou

Going to battle

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Going to battle

What Europe needs is its political parties, especially the governmental ones, to stand against the national-populists, in an effective manner. [...]

October 21, 2013 Author: Jordi Vaquer