Same Old Jew, the Israeli Water Engineer, still learning and blogging.
Saturday, September 16, 2017
The Fracturing of European National States
Catalunya (a third of Spain's economy) has declared its independence. Madrid has closed down its financial system and many of its web sites, and this is just the beginning of the repression. Galicia, the Basques, Asturias and other aspirants to independence are watching how this develops. The union of the peninsula achieved by the marriage of Fernando and Isabel 500 years ago is now unraveling.