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Modern Basque nationalism celebrates its 125 anniversary this year. In that distant 1893, Sabin Arana delivered his renowned speech to a group of friends, which turned into the springboard for Basque nationalism. The nuts-and-bolts of that address, the subject-matter, which caught on greatly, was superb, namely, we the Basques are not Spanish, neither French, and gaining independence should be...
Jonjo Agirre 2018-08-28, BERRIA. Abstract: Andoni Unzalu, head of Cabinet and Communication in the Tourism Department of the Basque Government, has voiced his opinions on Basque language normalization, against it, in his latest book. Unzalu, a member of the Spanish Socialist Party, denounces the alleged discrimination suffered by non-Basque speakers on their access to public job positions, for not speaking Basque. Furthermore,...
Patxi Azparren 2018-08-10, NAIZ. Abstract: During the debates about the new status of the Basque Autonomous Community, the Spanish political party "Elkarrekin Podemos" ("United we can") has declared itself against the proposal in favour of a Basque nationality. The author of the text laments this attitude, and based on it, he concludes that such party accepts Spanish supremacy because it fails to...
Iñaki Lopez de Luzuriaga 2018-08-20, ZUZEU. Abstract: We have just celebrated the 778 Battle of Roncevaux Pass on 15 August, a national lieu de memoire since the late 19th century for the French, where the victors, the Basques, were alienated and replaced by the Sarracens, a narrative adopted by the French authorities for its inclusion in academy and compulsory secondary school following...

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