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Spain at the crossroads
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Spain at the crossroads

The preparations for the electoral campaign have begun. On the left there is not much room for manoeuvre. The candidates are well-known from previous campaigns. As things are the winner will have to face the biggest crisis the country has ever experienced. So these are not elections full of hope […]

Churros: a secret history
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Churros: a secret history

If you’ve been on the streets of London lately you may have noticed the increasing prevalence of the humble churrería, previously the domain of Spain and Latin America alone. Laura Cronk In vans, trailers, cafes and on dessert menus, the churro has arrived. Churros, tasty deep fried sticks of dough, […]