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Spain wants to fine Franco apologists – The latest example of using laws to address uncomfortable history.4 min read
Countries are using their machinery of power to delete one version of their past and enforce another. Is that a good idea?
The American and French Revolutions are modern history’s most famous examples of popular resistance to paying taxes. But the pitched rhetorical battles over taxation currently being waged in three different countries are nothing like those 18th century transformative struggles.
There are words and then there are deeds.
Is right-wing violent extremism the new fifth wave of modern terrorism? If so, there is no doubt the impacts of COVID-19 will only help accelerate the radicalization of its adherents.
With protests taking place against asylum seekers, and being the eternal optimist that I am, let’s try and fully address this whole thing about “first safe country” and why it has no basis in either law or reality, along with a couple of other things.
Experts from France, Spain and the UK explain how Europe should respond to a rise in coronavirus cases.