A Tenuous Union: Catalonia’s Campaign for Independence from Spain

A Tenuous Union: Catalonia’s Campaign for Independence from Spain

In the wake of the Scottish referendum on independence from the United Kingdom—which, as voters demonstrated a week ago, was unsuccessful—a similar nationalist sentiment prevails in the Catalonian region of Spain. While at the present considered illegitimate, Catalonia plans to hold a referendum deciding the region’s independence on November 9th...

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