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¿Qué? podcast, S02E06: Catalan independence trial comes to a close

This week we discuss the public prosecutor’s closing arguments in the “procés” case, and also examine the possible ramifications of a tragic suicide in Madrid

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¿Qué? podcast, S02E05: Fallout of the May 26 election results

This week we discuss the winners and losers of the local, regional and European polls on Sunday, and how the outcome could affect future governing deals in Spain

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¿Qué? podcast, S02E04: Chaos in Congress and vibrator prizes

This week we discuss the antics that took place during the inaugural session of the lower house, and talk about the outrageous award given to a women’s squash team in Spain

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¿Qué? podcast, S02E03: New clocking-in system and Pedro Sánchez’s hero moment

This week we discuss a new law that forces all businesses in Spain to record worker schedules, and how the acting prime minister handled a protester who appeared at the mortuary chapel for Alfredo Pérez Rubalcaba

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¿Qué? podcast, S02E02: Election fallout and controversy in Mauthausen

This week we discuss the early talks between Spain’s political parties as they seek to form a government, and examine a memorial service at a Nazi camp that took an unexpected turn

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¿Qué? podcast, series two, episode one: Results of the Spanish election

This week we discuss the outcome of the vote and how it has changed the political landscape of Spain

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¿Qué? podcast, episode 12: What’s going to happen at the Spanish elections?

This week we discuss the upcoming date that Spaniards have at the polling booths, and also, in the last episode of our first season, mention a few stories we didn’t have time for...

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¿Qué? podcast, episode 11: British migrants protest Brexit in Madrid

This week we discuss the demonstration against the UK’s withdrawal from the EU in the Spanish capital and look at why an expert ham cutter caused a scandal on social media

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¿Qué? podcast, episode 10: Who broke into the North Korean embassy in Madrid?

This week we discuss a curious incident involving a diplomatic mission in Spain, which may or may not have involved the CIA, and also remember the tragic killing of Carlos Palomino

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¿Qué? podcast, episode nine: Feminists on the march

This week we discuss the success of the Spanish demonstrations for International Women’s Day, and we pose the question, is Spain politically incorrect?

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¿Qué? podcast, episode eight: What far-right party Vox means for Spain

In the latest episode of our audio series, journalists from the English Edition discuss the emergence of the political group, and also examine a controversial bus that’s touring the country

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¿Qué? podcast, episode seven: Trial of Catalan separatist leaders

In the latest episode of our new audio series, journalists from the English Edition try to break down the charges facing 12 pro-independence defendants in the Supreme Court

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¿Qué? podcast, episode six: Will Franco be removed from the Valley of the Fallen?

In the latest episode of our new audio series, journalists from the English Edition look at the government’s plans to exhume the remains of the Spanish dictator from the controversial monument northwest of Madrid

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¿Qué? podcast, episode five: The Spanish right gets out to protest

In the latest installment of our new audio series, journalists from the English Edition probe the causes behind a demonstration aimed at throwing Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez out of office

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¿Qué? podcast, episode three: The Julen Roselló tragedy

In the third of our new audio series, journalists from the English Edition go over the facts of the rescue mission in Málaga that began when a two-year-old fell down a borehole

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¿Qué? podcast, episode two: What Brexit means for Brits in Spain

In the second of our new audio series, journalists from the English Edition consider the effect of the UK’s exit from the EU, and discuss controversy over a selfie-snapping devil

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¿Qué? podcast, episode one: Villarejo, or The A-Team of the Spanish police

In the first of a new audio series, journalists from the EL PAÍS English Edition explain just who José Manuel Villarejo is, and why everyone seems to be afraid of him