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  Last 16 October, the program “Irrikitown” in the public broadcaster ETB1 showed two controversial opening scenes. The same producers as those of “Vaya semanita” and like programs hostile to Basque nationalism direct this program. The program aired at 9.20 pm, and it is no one’s secret that ETB, as well as the companies and actors commissioned with these programs...
MIKEL URKOLA ELEIZEGI Abstract: In the political criticism levelled by Mikel Urkola at the Spanish regime, he follows Michel Foucault’s thinking. Falangism is the most representative ideology from the hard time of Francoism and since the politicians who stood out in the Franco regime and who designed the 1978 reform were the same politicians, Urkola calls post-Falangism the regime that emerged...
Five years have gone by since the Catalonian society massively embraced the demand for national independence, spurred by the ANC, the Catalan National Assembly. The 2012 Diada’s turnout was the highest ever; one million-plus people crammed the streets of Barcelona, with the cry for ‘Independence’ far overpowering any other slogans. The shockwaves unleashed got far, with the main autonomist...
The participants in the discussion group NAZIOGINTZA share a common concern for the informative blackout we are going through on all nation building matters, as well as and the challenge Basque nationalism needs to address in the face of Basque nation building. We are determined to fill these gaps, for which we have opened our way through a new...