(EU) Riots over freedom of speech in Spain? Surely not …

09/09/2021

The Spanish Rapper Pablo Rivadulla seems to have sparked yet another storm with all the great, the good, the youthful and intellectually idealistic ripping up the streets of Barcelona again. In 1964 you could learn a bit about freedom of speech in Spain when Franco's olive green, shiny hatted Guardia Civil grabbed hold of you. Most of us seventies-plus can remember Spain 'con Franco' and the question may well be posed ... 'is it any better now?' Hmm ... might need some time on that one!