THE LEGACY OF THE CRISIS

Is Spain prepared for a new crisis?

A decade after the Spanish property bust, some reforms have been undertaken, but the country is still burdened by excessive debt, labor market duality, lack of competitiveness and high student dropout rates

CARTOONS

Ros

Ros cartoon, September 14, 2018

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, September 14, 2018

EDUCATION

The Spanish family fighting for the rights of their autistic child

Cristian’s parents are challenging a regional government decision to pull their son out of his familiar environment on the basis it will be too traumatic for him

DEFENSE

Spain will sell 400 missiles to Saudi Arabia despite concerns over Yemen

Foreign Minister Josep Borrell says country must honor its 2015 contract, and that the high-tech bombs do not cause collateral damage

SPANISH POLITICS

Spanish PM publishes doctoral thesis in bid to quell plagiarism claims

In the wake of accusations of irregularities, the government said this morning it had subjected Pedro Sánchez’s academic text to two separate detection services and that it had passed

HISTORICAL MEMORY

The Spanish village that wants to be the last resting place of Francisco Franco

The mayor of Águeda, in Salamanca, has made an offer to the family of the Spanish dictator to take charge of his remains once he is exhumed from the Valley of the Fallen