Rethinking the European spirit

What unites us? Shared values, culture or history? Are we any more than the sum of our parts? Old ideals are under threat: we must once again decide who we are


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, September 8, 2020


Woman arrested for surfing in northern Spain after testing positive for Covid-19

The lifeguard was handcuffed and taken away by police for ignoring calls to return to the shore. A video of the arrest went viral within hours


Spanish spying probe points at top Popular Party ex-officials

Court lifts the seal on investigation into scheme to steal sensitive material from former party treasurer Luis Bárcenas


As schools reopen, Spain sees highest spike in new cases of second Covid-19 wave

Madrid continues to be the region of greatest concern, with the cumulative incidence of the virus reaching 520 cases per 100,000 inhabitants


The Spanish family wrongly accused of child pornography due to a mistake reading a date

An alert from a US organization followed American month-day-year usage, but this was misread by investigators in Spain. As a result, four people went through a nightmare situation