Jesus Perez de Viñaspre
Note for our international readers: the county of Trebiñu is a territory of 260 km2 in the Basque Country, 10 km from Vitoria-Gasteiz, which is under the rule of Castile, despite the will of its citizens to belong to the Basque Autonomous Community. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Condado_de_Trevi%C3%B1o)
Jesus Perez de Viñaspre exposes in this article the trouble of Trebiñu:...
The author of the article mentions the linguistic humiliation she suffered in a store of a well-known Basque telephone company, when she addressed the employee in Basque, who answered her in Spanish, telling her that she knew how to speak Basque but did not feel like doing so.
The author regrets that in her town there are many...
Various agencies play an important role in a process of national liberation: political parties, popular movements, cultural agents and, of course, trade unions. It is difficult to imagine a process of national liberation without the strength of the trade unions. And this is so because in the Basque Country, and among other stateless peoples of Europe, the unions have...
It has recently been 12 years since the death of a great intellectual and Basque nationalist: Jose Luis Alvarez Enparantza, "Txillardegi". The author of this article reflects on the attitude that Txillardegi would have today if he were still alive. Pako Sudupe thinks that Txillardegi's own nonconformism would lead him to criticize the current political behavior of...