Tag: Spain

Catalonia’s Independence Referendum, explained

Spain is clashing with Catalonia over the region’s bid for a referendum on independence. What’s happening and what’s at stake?

/ September 28, 2017
Cathedral-Mosque of Cordoba

In Spain, an ownership dispute troubles famous religious sites

Some Jewish and Muslim monuments still belong to the Spanish Catholic Church, which probably won't give them back.

/ November 14, 2016

Urban Culture and Politics at the Margins: Homeownership, Immigration and Protest in Contemporary Madrid

A talk with Sophie Gonick, professor at the Center for European and Mediterranean Studies, on Spanish urban policy and the activism of South American immigrant communities.

/ March 2, 2016