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Awesome!

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Geneva Manifesto for Catalonia Independence (Manifest del 8 de maig) From the Middle Age until XVIII Century, the Catalan nation, the Catalan Countries, had its own independent political personality. As musician Pau Casals recalled in a New York UN speech in 1971, Catalonia, the birthplace of European democracy, had the first Parliament, well before England.… » read more

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Now, that‘s interesting. Mr. Joan Laporta is currently FC Barcelona president. However he will step down in June, following club rules and it seems clear he will enter in politics heading a Catalonia pro-Independence list. Wish him luck!

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Yesterday, Mr. John Tagliabue authored a piece in the NYT on the new law requiring movies be dubbed in Catalan. More precisely, if it is approved, the law establishes that 50% of the copies available on theaters must be dubbed in Catalan. As usually happens, Mr. Tagliabue misses one key point in his article. Catalans… » read more

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