¿Qué? podcast, S03E5: Catalan street protests and the exhumation of Franco

This week we discuss last week’s disturbances in Catalonia after the Supreme Court ruling, and the long-awaited exhumation of Spanish dictator Francisco Franco from the Valley of the Fallen

Disturbances last week in Catalonia.
Disturbances last week in Catalonia.

 This week on our ¿Qué? podcast we look at how peaceful protests descended into violent clashes in Catalonia in the wake of the Supreme Court ruling jailing pro-independence readers, and we also discuss the exhumation of Franco – albeit the day before it actually happened!

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