Speech of the Week: David Fernàndez – CUP

On 29 December, 2012, in Blog, Speech of the Week, by Ingenia

Great expectation to hear the CUP -Catalan Pro-Independence Alternative Left party- at the investiture debate of Artur Mas, as the 129th president of the Catalan Government. It did not disappoint at all. A public staging of an effort willing to bring the common people to the institutional public life; a sweet an tender forms with [...]

The 10th Term of the Catalan Parliament (I): the CUPs

On 18 December, 2012, in Blog, Catalonia, by Ingenia

Here we start a series about the new Term at the Catalan Parliament with a close look at the different key players. The first one is the CUP: Silenced by all the Media Majors during the campaign, the CUP (alternative social Catalan left party, Popular United Candidacies) has managed to overcome the stage fright strengthening [...]