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In Spain, an autonomous community (Spanish: comunidad autónoma,...

wikipedia - 23 Nov 2017
In Spain, an autonomous community (Spanish: comunidad autónoma, Basque: autonomia erkidegoa, Catalan: comunitat autònoma, Galician: comunidade autónoma)[a] is a first-level political and administrative division, created in accordance with the Spanish constitution of 1978, with the aim of guaranteeing limited autonomy of the nationalities and regions that make up Spain.
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Still on the wherewithal of federalism - 19 Aug 2018
Luis Pomed Sanchez, writing in the authoritative treatise “Comentarios a la Constitucion Española” calls attention to a fundamental feature of the Spanish Constitution in regard to Autonomous Communities: From the time they are constituted and their ...
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'I Don't Like Being in Exile'

SPIEGEL ONLINE - 13 Aug 2018
DER SPIEGEL: As an autonomous region, Catalonia already has considerable powers. Why does it need full independence? Puigdemont: The autonomous communities in Spain are only autonomous in administrative terms. We Catalans, like the Basques, ...
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Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Aug 02, 2018

CIDRAP - 02 Aug 2018
Although the conforming of treatment to national guidelines in Spain was found to be higher than that found in Europe-wide studies (38.8%), the authors note that the wide variability among autonomous communities in adhering to correct CAP treatment is ...
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Snaitech enters Spain as Playtech deal nears completion

iGaming Business - 26 Jul 2018
“After launching in July, in the following months we want to expand our presence in the Spanish gaming sector in different autonomous communities.” Schiavolin will continue to serve as managing director of the company until 2021, while it has been ...
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Spain to negotiate the hosting of unaccompanied minor migrants

Yabiladi in English - 06 Aug 2018
The Spanish government wants to make the management of unaccompanied minor migrants a priority. The government of Pedro Sánchez is supposed to meet today with the heads of the autonomous communities in order to try to find a solution for these ...
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The Catalan question continues to divide

The Economist - 26 Jul 2018
It created 19 “autonomous communities” which included both historic “nationalities” (the Basque country, Catalonia and Galicia) and newly created regions elsewhere. Today Spain is the most decentralised country in Europe. The regions are responsible ...
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Spanish aid supports social reforms in the Philippines

Business Mirror - 26 Jul 2018
The Spanish government is separately funding the same program being implemented specifically for the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), costing $0.7 million. The three projects are under the Social Reform and Community Development ...
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Barcelona's Experiment in Radical Democracy

The New Yorker - 06 Aug 2018
Another prominent voice in Barcelona en Comú, Marta Cruells, a feminist political scientist, was a professor at the Autonomous University of Barcelona before she went to work at City Hall. According to Vicente Rubio-Pueyo, a Fordham University ...
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Spain Is a Collection of Glued Regions. Or Maybe Not So Glued.

New York Times - 29 Oct 2017
Spain has 17 autonomous communities, making it a decentralized country, but not a federal state. Most of the regions have long had their own traditions and histories, but some have more recent and political roots. Spain's prime minister, Mariano Rajoy ...
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Ninety-Minute Nationalists

Jacobin magazine - 19 Aug 2018
Such clubs served as fronts for printing and distributing illegal literature, as conduits for volunteers departing for the Spanish Civil War, and as a means to coordinate demonstrations. After the Axis invasion of Yugoslavia, hundreds of players ...
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6 Fans Share Why Latinx Punk Needs to Be More Inclusive

Remezcla (blog) - 15 Aug 2018
I've never actually been in a space where the subtitles are Spanish and no one feels the need to ask for English or feel pressured to exist in a space so that everyone can understand them. That aspect of it creates a different kind ...
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Why the US Needs More Worker-Owned Companies

Harvard Business Review - 08 Aug 2018
By providing more workers and employees with opportunities to buy shares, companies can help workers and communities raise their standard of living and simultaneously feel more invested — literally — in the success of the enterprise. ...
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The current conflict between Spain and Catalonia explained

OUPblog (blog) - 25 Oct 2017
Spain is a state split into autonomous communities, three of which—Catalonia, Galicia, and Basque Country—are denominated historic communities, having their own languages that coexist co-officially with Castilian, the official language of Spain. All ...

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