Racism in Sofia

Racism in Sofia

The events at Sofia – where Bulgaria vs. England had to be halted twice over racist abuse – seem all the more remarkable in the light of Bulgaria’s historical stand against racism. During WW II, the Bulgarians managed to save nearly all their Jewish citizens from the Holocaust. How did they do it?...
Las Ramblas on fire again

Las Ramblas on fire again

Heated scenes in Barcelona where protesters clashed with riot police. Not since the 1960’s and 1970’s, the city has witnessed street fights on such large scale. back then, communists, catholics and Catalan separatists joined forces to undermine Franco’s rule. Today Barcelona’s youths and immigrants, with too much free time, fight for distant ideals…...