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55 Days in Peking, a historical epic filmed in Spain

55 Days in Peking is a beautiful movie that seems unthinkable nowadays.

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Latin American history Spanish history

70 years ago, Mexican president suggested language cooperation

In 1950, Mexican president Miguel Alemán laid the foundation stone for language cooperation in the Spanish-speaking world.

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Spanish history Spanish politics

Former Spanish Prime Minister harshly criticizes incumbent leader

Former conservative Spanish Prime Minister José María Aznar thinks that incumbent leader Pedro Sánchez just crossed a red line by signing an agreement with radical Basque separatists.

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Spanish history Spanish politics

The “Red Caliph” goes to heaven

Spanish died-in-the-wool communist Julio Anguita passed away on May 16th, 2020.

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Spanish history Spanish politics

The definitive disbandment of ETA: adieu to separatist murderers

After almost 60 years, the Basque terrorist organization ETA finally stopped operating in 2018.

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Politics Spanish history Spanish politics

Bleak prospects for Spain

There’s a chance that communist dreams will soon come true in Spain, finishing off an already badly hurt economy.