More than 500 people from various cities of Castile and beyond came to Aranda to demonstrate by dancing and singing on Friday 21st December.Continue reading
It is a tradition in some parts of the world that families go to the cemetery where their dead rest every first of November, at least to arrange the gravestones and lay flowers.
But some of the dead do not rest in cemeteries, but in mass graves, in the same place where they were gunned down.
In La Pedraja there is one of these graves, of people shot from 1936 to 1939, which have been found thanks to the efforts of the families of those who fell here.Continue reading
This year an entire international women’s strike was called for March 8. Feminist activists and organizations from more than 30 countries called to taking the streets on this International Working Women’s Day, in order to fight against sexist violence, feminicide and capitalist and patriarchal exploitation of women around the world. Continue reading
Another death on the N-1, one more event that the media and even some affected people are determined to call accident.
I don’t fancy this blog becoming just another cycling blog, but yesterday saw the third fatality in three weeks, and today the second protest ride I join in two weeks.
There is big one-way system in Tottenham Hale, one of those with various lanes that make drivers believe that it is ok to speed like mad. It is served with a network of traffic lights; the kind where you need to press four or five buttons and wait for the corresponding green lights, taking up to twenty minutes to walk a few yards. Continue reading
As announced, a group bike ride took place on Sunday 29th July with two objectives: to protest the closure of the towpath next to the Olympics and to highlight how dangerous the alternative route proposed by LOGOC is.
The event started off with a picnic at midday, which the rain delayed.