CATALAN INDEPENDENCE BID

Catalan premier to face trial over refusal to take down yellow ribbons

Quim Torra ignored orders to remove partisan symbols from public buildings during the campaign race for municipal and European elections

EL PAÍS PODCASTS

¿Qué? podcast, S02E11: Spain’s political stalemate deepens

This week we discuss the ongoing efforts by the Socialists and Podemos to hammer out a governing deal, and also look at the U-turn Madrid City Hall has been forced to make on the Madrid Central low-emissions zone

RACISM

“You’re monkeys” | Video captures racist incident on a train in northern Spain

A Madrid association has shared footage from Bilbao showing a woman calling two young men “fucking Africans,” among other insults

RIGHT TO DIE IN SPAIN

Spanish Congress receives a million signatures in favor of euthanasia

In the wake of controversial arrest of man who helped his wife end her life, three citizen initiatives convey popular support for a legal change to decriminalize the practice

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, Friday July 12, 2019

SANFERMINES 2019

Very fast but complicated run at day six of Sanfermines 2019

The two-minute, 18-second Running of the Bulls on Friday saw a number of falls among the animals from the Núñez del Cuvillo stockbreeder and the runners too