Valtonyc speaks out for freedom and fundamental rights with a version of the anti-fascist anthem Bella Ciao

Valtonyc has released a version of Bella Ciao today from exile along with the group of international artists Alegria e Libertà. The artist has spread this antifascist and social struggle hymn of the late 19th century through its twitter 'for the freedom and rights of everybody'.

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Valtonyc se prononce pour la liberté et les droits avec une version de l'hymne antifasciste Bella Ciao

Valtonyc a publié une version de Bella Ciao aujourd'hui en exil avec le groupe d'artistes internationaux Alegria e Libertà. L'artiste a diffusé cet hymne antifasciste et de lutte sociale de la fin du 19ème siècle à travers de son twitter «pour la liberté et les droits de tous».

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Une rencontre exceptionnelle dans "Le courrier recommandé"

Le ministre de la Culture du gouvernement catalan en exil Lluis Puig i Gordi. Avec David Courier, il évoque la culture catalane, le patrimoine et le folklore de sa région.

A site aims to identify homes with symbols in support to political prisoners

A new website (buscandolazos.com) appeared on June 2018 to aim individuals to report homes displaying symbols like the Yellow Ribbon in support to Catalan political prisoners. From this website you get all the reported addresses positioned on an interactive map. 

The website claims "You inform. Others will remove them". 

As result, this website is promoting attacks to homes and public places in Catalonia where any symbol that does not like to the Spanish unionism is displayed.

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Report to UN Human Rights Committee

Catalan Association for Civil Rights (ACDC) was at UN Human Rights Committee to report the lack of judicial independence and the repression agains political and civil catalan leaders. The representative stated that "the actions of the Spanish judges do not comply with the principles of judicial independence and minimum rules of the General Assembly of the United Nations".

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Drakonische Strafen in Spanien?

2015 hat die spanische Regierung die Anti-Terror-Gesetze reformiert. Viele finden, dass sie die Meinungs- und Kunstfreiheit unterwandern und demonstrieren.

Keine Minderheitenrechte für Katalanen

Zentralspanien agiert in Katalonien wie eine Kolonialmacht, die Minderheitenrechte mit Füssen tritt.

Hans-Joachim Voth6.6.2018, 14:00 Uhr
Neue Zürcher Zeitung

Was kann, was darf die Mehrheit in einem demokratischen Staat? Seit sich die Katalonien-Krise im letzten Jahr verschärft hat, wird lebhaft darüber diskutiert, ob und unter welchen Bedingungen die Abspaltung eines Teilstaates innerhalb der EU erlaubt sein kann. Viele Katalanen begehren die Unabhängigkeit; gleichzeitig sind Spanier im Rest des Landes nahezu einstimmig dagegen.

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Self-determination and Catalonia

By Alfred de Zaya
Independent Expert of the United Nations on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order (2012-18)

RECOMMENDED APPLICATION OF THE “PRACTICAL NOTES FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF ACTIVITIES AND ALLEGATIONS

RELATED TO THE PEACEFUL AND DEMOCRATIC EXERCISE OF THE RIGHT OF SELF-DETERMINATION OF PEOPLES “

IN RELATION TO THE CATALAN PEOPLE

The change of government in Madrid gives hope that negotiations in good faith may now be possible with the government of the Generalitat of Catalonia.  A modicum of historical knowledge should help outsiders understand that Catalonia has its own distinct culture and traditions and that the only way forward is through a new referendum.  The legal aspects of the issue are explained in the memorandum below.

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Shocking images of Catalan Referendum

Meet the 9 political prisoners