Catalonia

Why does Catalonia Want to Separate from the Spanish State?

On 1 October, the Catalonian government held an independence referendum, which asked: “Do you want Catalonia to be an independent state in the form of a Republic?” The Spanish government was so concerned about the possibility of a separation from the State, that more than 10,000 police officers of...

A false declaration of Independence, a real 155

Boycott Rajoy’s and the Monarchy’s election The Parliament proclaimed a fictional Catalan Republic but the 155 has been extremely real: now the president of the Generalitat is Rajoy, with all powers. Puigdemont and Junqueras gave up without a fight and handed over the institutions with no resistance whatsoever. Besides their...

Out with this government of corruption, social cuts, and war against Catalonia!

Rajoy’s government, backed up by the King, the PSOE, and Ciudadanos, took one more step passing the 155, which means the intervention of Catalonia. It is the first time in 40 years that we see the intervention of an “autonomous community.” By Corriente Roja.   The worst nationalism is the Spanish one They...

Freedom to the Catalan political prisoners Jordi Sánchez and Jordi Cuixart!

On October 16, the National Audience judge Carmen Lamela, at the behest of the Prosecution, decreed the unconditional imprisonment of the presidents of the Catalan National Assembly and Òmnium Cultural, Jordi Sánchez y Jordi Cuixart, accused of sedition. She also took precautionary measures (removal of their passport and obligation to...

Puigdemont and Junqueras have no right to betray popular sovereignty

The mandate of October 1 and 3 demands to proclaim the Catalan Republic immediately and take urgent measures in favor of the working people. On October 10, the Govern de la Generalitat has betrayed the popular will expressed in the referendum of October 1 and the General Strike of October...

Successful concentration at the Porta del Sol in solidarity with Catalonia

 For over ten days, the Assembly of the Marches of Dignity – Madrid had taken the unanimous decision of calling a concentration on October 1 under the slogan “Madrid for the Right to Decide, Against the Repression.” Por Corriente Roja-Madrid The repressive measures taken by the Spanish State during the previous...

All to the General Strike!

The bravery and determination of the Catalonian people not only guaranteed the referendum as it inflicted a harsh defeat to a regime incompatible with freedom, which tried to avoid the referendum by using the police force of occupation. A true popular upraise took place in every electoral college of...

General Strike on October 3! For immediate proclamation of the Catalan Republic!

First, we congratulate the Catalonian people, who, with its courage and determination, defied the brutal repression of the State, and fought tooth and nail the referendum, massive and that imposed a tremendous defeat to the regime. Today’s events show that to win, there is no more guarantee than our own...

Open schools on October 1st, and General Strike on October 3rd!

Over the last week, we have lived the brutal violation of the most basic democratic rights. The State has intervened the Generalitat and imposed a police state. They want to avoid, at any cost, for the people to vote on October 1st so our will is respected. They have...

For the right of the Catalonian people to decide! Against the repression!

Files, detentions, Police, and Civil Guard’s convoys…. Such is the response of the PP government and the State to the Catalonian decision of carrying out the referendum. Before events like this, we reaffirm our full rejection to the government’s action and our call to all workers and students: Let’s take...

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