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A great deal depends on the extent to which, among the Spanish people as a whole, the C20 history of Spain, starting from the 1930s, is now felt to be a closed book - or, to the contrary, is still unresolved and therefore alive. The right has certainly been pushing the latter term. Which is more worrying, imo, than the constitutional amendment.
But by undermining the viability of the regime after Franco, they prepared peaceful regime change.
I remember my joy when I read the news about Blanco. It sort of side-tracked me politically for a while.
It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue
- Queen Elizabeth II
Jump Franco, jump like Carrero Blanco.
"Jump" being more of a... boom.
Was this said in Spain? In Portugal I am sure it was.
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