Historical memory

What was Franco’s role in the deportation of 10,000 Spaniards to Nazi camps?

Historians point to the dictatorship’s connivance with the decision to send Spanish republican exiles from France to places like Mauthausen, where many of them died

Interview | Pedro Sánchez

Spanish PM: “There is a real risk that the right could join with the far right”

Ahead of Sunday’s general election in Spain, Socialist Party leader Pedro Sánchez speaks to EL PAÍS about possible outcomes after what are expected to be inconclusive polls


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, April 26, 2019


When Gabriel García Márquez wanted to be a foreign correspondent in Madrid

According to a letter discovered at the Harry Ransom Center in Texas, the author asked to work in the Spanish capital after fleeing Colombia in 1955