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Presidente catalán pide a Madrid no obstruir la consulta sobre la autodeterminación - Globovision

Presidente catalán pide a Madrid no obstruir la consulta sobre la autodeterminación - Globovision | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
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Viva la Libertad y la Independencia de las Naciones!

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Mas insiste no referendo sobre independência catalã - Globo - DN

Mas insiste no referendo sobre independência catalã - Globo - DN | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
O presidente do governo da Catalunha, Artur Mas, prometeu hoje insistir na realização de um referendo sobre a independência da região a 09 de novembro, apesar de o parlamento espanhol ter rejeitado a iniciativa.
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Independència da Catalunha!

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Catalonia chief vows to call independence poll

Catalonia chief vows to call independence poll | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
Catalonia's political chief Artur Mas vowed on Wednesday to push ahead with a vote on independence from Spain on November 9, flying in the face of fierce opposition from Madrid.
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Catalonian feast day fuels Artur Mas in quest for independent region

Catalonian feast day fuels Artur Mas in quest for independent region | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
Whether binding or not, November’s poll will gauge separatist views, says Catalan leader
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Region? Regions are not independent, states are... A free Catalan state... do it sound familiar to you?

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Rote Rosen für Kataloniens Unabhängigkeit | Europa | DW.DE | 24.04.2014

Rote Rosen für Kataloniens Unabhängigkeit | Europa | DW.DE | 24.04.2014 | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
Kataloniens Regierungschef Artur Mas möchte am 9. November die Bevölkerung über eine Loslösung von Spanien abstimmen lassen - und riskiert damit den offenen Verfassungsbruch. Ein Dialog mit Madrid scheint kaum möglich.
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Awesome!

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Self-rule drive stalls in Spain's Basque country.

Self-rule drive stalls in Spain's Basque country. | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
The nationalist parties that rose to power in the Basque Country 1½ years ago promising a peaceful path to self-rule are now finding themselves stuck, even as Catalonia moves decisively toward the same goal.
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Piece by piece, don't worry!

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Catalan leader to call independence vote despite Madrid resistance

Catalan leader to call independence vote despite Madrid resistance | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
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Of course,

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Daniel Defoe’s other island

Daniel Defoe’s other island | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
An Irishman’s Diary on Catalonia’s aspirations
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Interesting!

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‘The Gray Notebook,’ by Josep Pla

‘The Gray Notebook,’ by Josep Pla | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
A Catalan writer held on to his 1918-19 diary for almost half a century, revising it and creating a portrait of the times.
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Ressenya del Quadern Gris de Josep Pla al New York Times

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Tusk to Ditch 350-Year-Old Ukraine Script in Polish Push

Tusk to Ditch 350-Year-Old Ukraine Script in Polish Push | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
The crisis in Ukraine is following a script familiar to Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk.
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Great piece!

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EU contempt for Scotland, Crimea and Catalonia - The Commentator

EU contempt for Scotland, Crimea and Catalonia - The Commentator | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
The EU does not believe in the democratic self determination of people as the recent lessons from Crimea, Catalonia, and Scotland clearly suggest
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Bad, really bad piece, sir

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¿Should Catalonia have right to vote in a democratic context? - YouTube

+ http://unpaisnormal.eu/en/ Music: Akashic Records - Enjoy Your Life (joyful and carefree tune) - http://www.jamendo.com/es/track/96793... Signs design: htt...
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Great video!

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The day in photos

The day in photos | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
A hot air balloon in the colors of the Estelada (the Catalan separatist flag) is pictured among other balloons as they are inflated during the XXXI International Mercat del Ram Balloon Trophy 2014 at the main square in Vic, Catalonia, Spain. Catalonia’s regional parliament unanimously adopted a declaration of self-determination saying the people had the right to vote on breaking away from the rest of Spain. Mas has promised to hold a referendum on secession from Spain Nov. 9, saying Catalonia should be a separate state within the European Union and the euro zone.
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Líder de Cataluña pide al gobierno no obstruir consulta sobre autodeterminación — La Jornada

Líder de Cataluña pide al gobierno no obstruir consulta sobre autodeterminación — La Jornada | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
"Le pedimos (al gobierno español) que no obstruya un proceso que será estrictamente catalán, con una ley catalana aprobada por el Parlamento de Cataluña”, dijo Artur Mas.
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Mexico y Catalunya, hermanos para siempre!

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Notícias ao Minuto - Catalunha insiste no referendo sobre independência

Notícias ao Minuto - Catalunha insiste no referendo sobre independência | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
O presidente do governo da Catalunha, Artur Mas, prometeu hoje insistir na realização de um referendo sobre a independência da região a 09 de novembro, apesar de o parlamento espanhol ter rejeitado a iniciativa.
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Interesting!

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La Catalogne ne renonce pas à un vote sur l’indépendance | La-Croix.com

La Catalogne ne renonce pas à un vote sur l’indépendance | La-Croix.com | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
Le président de la Catalogne, Artur Mas, reste déterminé à organiser un vote populaire sur l’indépendance de la région.
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Très intéressant!

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Altijd ziek van liefde voor Catalonië

Altijd ziek van liefde voor Catalonië | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
Op de dag van patroonheilige Sant Jordi roerden de voorstanders van een eigen staat zich.
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Catalonia to forge ahead with referendum on independence - FT.com

Catalonia to forge ahead with referendum on independence - FT.com | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
Catalonia’s president has vowed to press ahead with a fiercely contentious referendum on independence from Spain, warning that he now saw little chance of a negotiated settlement with Madrid that could tackle the region’s economic and political
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Independence website pushes Catalonia cause - The Local

Independence website pushes Catalonia cause - The Local | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
Supporters of an independent Catalonia have stepped up their bid for international backing by launching a new website promoting the cause. The Local spoke to th
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46% Of Spaniards Would Suspend Catalan Self–Government If Referendum Were Held | The Spain Report

46% Of Spaniards Would Suspend Catalan Self–Government If Referendum Were Held | The Spain Report | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
NEWS: In a new survey commissioned by El Mundo, a majority of the Spaniards asked their views on the idea of a Catalan referendum were against it, saying Mr. Rajoy should be firmer with Mr. Mas.
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Catalanophobia made in Spain!

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How the Scots and Catalans affect the election

How the Scots and Catalans affect the election | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
For the European Free Alliance, the era of the old-fashioned nation-states is over. It is time for a Europe of self-determined peoples.
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Interesting, including the pic...

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"Tu Europa" cały odcinek programu z 2 marca

2.03 | W Szkocji premier David Cameron zgodził się, by 18 września Szkoci odpowiedzieli na pytanie: "Czy chcesz by Szkocja stała się niepodległym państwem?". Tymczasem Madryt nie chce słyszeć o referendum jakie Katalończycy planują w listopadzie.
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Look that pro-independence interviewees speak English. Those against independence, are unable to do. Who is truly global?

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Borduas, épicentre du séisme électoral

Borduas, épicentre du séisme électoral | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
Saint-Denis-sur-Richelieu — Que s’est-il passé pour que le Parti québécois subisse une des pires défaites de son histoire, lundi dernier? La circonscription de Borduas, dans la vallée du Richelieu, forteresse péquiste, berceau de la révolte des patriotes, a basculé dans le camp de la Coalition avenir Québec. Zoom sur les causes d’un séisme électoral.
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Très intéressant!

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DISPACTCHES FROM THE EDGE: Continental Drift: Europe’s Breakaways. Category: Columns from The Berkeley Daily Planet

The East Bay's Non-commercial Voice
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How would the EU react to an independent Catalan? And would the central government in Madrid do anything about it? It is hard to imagine the Spanish army getting involved, although a former minister in the Franco government started Rajoy’s party, and the dislike between Madrid and Barcelona is palpable. 

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Confronting Catalonia: a day in Spanish parliament | Green Left Weekly

Confronting Catalonia: a day in Spanish parliament | Green Left Weekly | REPUBLIC OF CATALONIA TIMES | Scoop.it
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Interesting, as always!

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