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Spanish government presents its version of civil war history

On September 15th, 2020 the Spanish Council of Ministers approved the Draft Bill of Democratic Memory that will repeal the controversial, very one-sided Law of Historical Memory approved by the leftist government of José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero in October 2007. The even more biased new law of 66 articles and 5 titles plus provisions...

Spanish government presents its version of civil war history

On September 15th, 2020 the Spanish Council of Ministers approved the Draft Bill of Democratic Memory that will repeal the controversial, very one-sided Law of Historical Memory approved by the leftist government of José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero in October 2007. The even more biased new law of 66 articles and 5 titles plus provisions is based on a proposal made by the PSOE in January of this year, when incumbent socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez entered a coalition with Unidas Podemos, led by Communist Pablo Iglesias. It supposedly entails the "recognition,...

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