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Abstract #26: Todos Rectos

I have long been inspired by the Semana Santa parades which fill the streets of Spain with their melancholic processions at Easter time. Too many times I have berated the confusion of ignorant outsiders who see the parades as anachronistic, or worse still, reminiscent of the unthinkable 3Ks. 431 palabras más

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Letters from Madrid – Semana Santa Processions


This is a good video taken from the crowd of the Macarena Paso I describe below during a procession in Madrid last week.

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Spanish Easter a.k.a. La Semana Santa

If there’s one country that knows how to have a good time, no matter the occasion, that’s Spain. While “San Fermin”, “La Tomatina” and”Las Fallas” got everybody’s attention, Easter has passed by a bit unnoticed, although it’s one of the biggest traditional and social events happening every year. 932 palabras más

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KKK in Granada?!

The Ku Klux Klan (KKK), or simply “the Klan“, is the name of three distinct movements in the United States. This clan was originally formed to combat a series of post Civil War policy decisions that many of the southern citizenry felt was unfair and oppressive. 345 palabras más

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