HISTORICAL MEMORY

Who is who in the family of former dictator Francisco Franco

The seven children of Carmen Franco and her grandson, Luis Alfonso de Borbón, are the heirs to both his political legacy, and his assets

HISTORICAL MEMORY

Spanish Cabinet approves decree to exhume Franco’s remains

A modification of the Historical Memory Law will legally safeguard the exhumation of the former dictator, before the initiative is put to a historic vote in Congress

HISTORICAL MEMORY

Why it’s taken four decades to raise Franco’s tombstone

Removing the former dictator’s remains from the Valley of the Fallen may be technically simple but politically it is wrought with challenges

CARTOONS

Ros

Ros cartoon, August 24, 2018

IMMIGRATION

Migrant mafias charging €18 for a chance to jump the border fence

A confidential report put together by the Civil Guard reveals how gangs are organized around Spain’s North African exclave cities Ceuta and Melilla

SPANISH TRADITIONS

The bullfighting class of 2018

Dozens of boys want to be matadors nowadays and are pouring into specialized academies to learn how to survive in the arena