Spain under Franco
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What life in Spain was like during the Franco regime.
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The Spanish civil war - The Economist

The Spanish civil war - The Economist | Spain under Franco | Scoop.it
The EconomistThe Spanish civil warThe EconomistBuy from Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk THE Spanish civil war and its repressive aftermath, following the victory of General Francisco Franco, was a particularly savage conflict.
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Demonstrations sweep Spain to protest labour reforms - AFP

Demonstrations sweep Spain to protest labour reforms - AFP | Spain under Franco | Scoop.it
AFPDemonstrations sweep Spain to protest labour reformsAFPTwo of Spain's biggest unions, the UGT and CCOO, called for rallies ahead of the strike to increase pressure on the government to scrap cuts to unemployment payments and moves for a more...
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Can't say fairer than that | Marbella

Can't say fairer than that | Marbella | Spain under Franco | Scoop.it
A LEADING expert has claimed the remains of more than 10000 victims of General Francisco Franco are lying under the soils of Granada. Maribel Brenes, who is in charge of detailing the former dictator's repression during ...
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The Aging of Spanish Democracy « CORREDOR BIOCEANICO

The Aging of Spanish Democracy « CORREDOR BIOCEANICO | Spain under Franco | Scoop.it
Back then, many parties were still illegal, as they were under Franco. So, Mr. Cercas said, “the political class made sure to create a strong partisan tradition.” Now, however, the ...
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Searching for Spain's stolen babies - Toronto Star

Searching for Spain's stolen babies - Toronto Star | Spain under Franco | Scoop.it
Searching for Spain's stolen babiesToronto StarWhat began as a trickle of revelation about General Francisco Franco's ideological cleansing by taking children from their parents is now a fully engaged scandal in a country wracked by debt,...
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The Spanish Holocaust: Inquisition and Extermination in Twentieth ...

The Spanish Holocaust: Inquisition and Extermination in Twentieth ... | Spain under Franco | Scoop.it
The past half-decade has been marked by insistent anniversaries: 75 years since the start of the civil war and 70 since its end, 35 since the death of Franco, 30 since the ratification of the 1978 democratic constitution, and ...
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Not Hemingway's Spain: Two Spains, Many Spains: The Spanish ...

Not Hemingway's Spain: Two Spains, Many Spains: The Spanish ... | Spain under Franco | Scoop.it
Fixing a "start" to the Civil War, is one of many narrative points continuously under dispute, further underscoring a classic dilemma historians regularly run into when telling a story… Aristotle once ....
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Total Power Is No Power for Spain's People's Party - The Nation.

Total Power Is No Power for Spain's People's Party - The Nation. | Spain under Franco | Scoop.it
Total Power Is No Power for Spain's People's PartyThe Nation.Never since the death of Generalissimo Francisco Franco in 1975 has the Spanish right held so much power.
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A Year in Salamanca, Spain: A Touchy Subject

A Year in Salamanca, Spain: A Touchy Subject | Spain under Franco | Scoop.it
Because despite all the improvements that may have happened during the 40 year rule, over 1 million people died under Franco's regime. He took control after the Spanish Civil War in 1936 and remained in power until his ...
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The scandal of Spanish babies stolen by the Catholic Church - DigitalJournal.com

The scandal of Spanish babies stolen by the Catholic Church - DigitalJournal.com | Spain under Franco | Scoop.it
DigitalJournal.comThe scandal of Spanish babies stolen by the Catholic ChurchDigitalJournal.comA deliberate campaign to remove infants from families that Franco disapproved of, and place them with more suitable families, developed into babies for...
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