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GIBRALTAR: A Tax Haven, Not A Nation

21WIRE + Craig Murray | Historian, former Ambassador, and Human Rights Activist Craig Murray on the current Gibraltar Brexit fracas.

Madrid Declares War: Catalonia Head Charged With ‘Abuse of Power’ For Calling Independence Referendum

21WIRE | Leader Mas has now been summoned by Catalonia’s Supreme Court for ordering a referendum.

Catalan Si! Pro-Independence Wins Majority of Seats in Catalan Vote

21WIRE | Will the momentum sustain itself all the way to the general election in December?

Catalonia Separatists Say ‘Spain is a Failed State’, EU Banksters Use Blackmail Kill Their Bid

21WIRE + The Guardian | Separatist leader Raül Romeva is turning elections into a de facto referendum on breaking away from Spain.

Washington, London Help Spin New ‘Russiaphobia’ Campaign In Spain

21WIRE + The Independent | The plan is simple: blame Russia for anything in order to maintain an inflated “threat level” in Europe.

Podemos and Spain’s Unlikely ‘Democratic Revolution’

21WIRE + Raul Zelik | By destroying the economies of southern Europe, Brussels bankers have guaranteed Podemos success.

Podemos Draws 100,000 For Anti-Austerity Rally Madrid

Guardian | The message is clear as crowds say: “Greece gives us hope”

Episode #60 – SUNDAY WIRE: ‘Beyond Thunderdome’ with Patrick Henningsen, guest Basil Valentine

SUNDAY WIRE | Covering the week’s top stories from the US, Europe… and beyond.

Syria says rebels insurgents would ‘take years’ to match army’s strength

21st Century Wire | Suspect western leaders are trying to sell the same old chestnut in Syria…

Risk of social unrest rises in EU

Deutsche Welle | The worse the EU’s economic and political position becomes, the higher the risk of social unrest. That means the potential for social unrest has risen in countries such as Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Slovenia the Czech Republic.

Anti UK nationalism in Spain over merger layoffs

Staff at Spain’s Iberia Airlines are set to ground more than a thousand flights with a second round of strikes, lasting five days. Last week the firm said it was sticking to plans to cut salaries, and axe almost 4 thousand jobs.

Thousands of Spanish police officers march against austerity

Oped News Scott Baker This piece was mostly supplied by one of my colleagues in the public banking movement here in the U.S. but it shows how things are reaching the final breaking point in Spain, and perhaps all of Europe.  When the police – 5,000-6,000 in this case – start striking over working conditions, […]

FIAT vs METAL: DREAMTIME GOLD, THE EURO AND OTHER NEW MONEYS

The ECB is technically insolvent, but we won’t hear that on primetime By Andrew McKillop 21st Century Wire July 16, 2011 Once upon a time there was the Eurozone and its all-new hard money, the EURO… It got off to a good start with a monstrously high forced surrender cash-in rate for the national moneys […]

Gold and Silver Likely to Go Parabolic Due to ‘Global Shockwaves’ if U.S. Defaults

BIN | Are gold and silver being held down artificially?

This Spanish Spring is the Real Thing

Giles Dexter | Remember, Spain was at the forefront of western thought in the early 20th century and it nearly transformed, albeit temporarily, into anarchist state.

MARKET FLASH: GOLD PARABOLIC COMING THIS SUMMER

Andrew McKillop | Gov’t leaders worldwide will try to talk down and thwart this gold panic – at the same time as their central banks drive the process.

You Need to be Watching What is Developing in Spain Right Now

Gregory White  Business Insider May 21, 2011 Protests have been raging in Spain since Sunday, May 15. The one we’ve been seeing pictures of is in Madrid, in the famous Puerta del Sol. But there were protests in 60 different locations on Sunday, and they’re still raging in different parts of the country. The center of the […]