HISTORIC BUILDINGS

The lost architectural gems of Spain’s recent history

A look at the landmark buildings that served as food markets, factories and movie theaters and that have been demolished through ignorance or speculative greed

RACISM IN SPAIN

Granada town rallies round beauty queen after racist criticism from Vox

The far-right party slammed the 16-year-old for being “a young Moroccan girl,” adding that the winner at the local fiestas should have been “Spanish and better looking”

Spanish politics

Madrid mayor and far-right leader in heated dispute over gender violence tribute

Vox’s decision not to observe a minute of silence in memory of a woman killed by her ex-partner led to angry scenes between their general secretary and José Luis Martínez-Almeida

CARTOONS

El Roto

El Roto cartoon, September 20, 2019

GABRIEL CRUZ TRIAL

Jury finds Ana Julia Quezada guilty of murder of eight-year-old Gabriel Cruz

The 45-year-old from Dominican Republic, whose victim was the son of her then-partner, could become the first woman to be handed down Spain’s new life sentence

ROAD SAFETY

A family left devastated by the actions of a reckless driver

Víctor López, 20, was killed instantly in Madrid on Sunday, after 24-year-old Kevin Cui decided to drive his souped-up Golf the wrong way up the M-50 beltway