| Sticky nationalism |
You have to flee from nationalism so as not to end up falling into it
|27/10/2020 ||• ||99 || |
Hello friends of Reflexiones en positivo. Health, friends of Tabarnia Radio.
It's true that there are people who are leaving nationalism, secessionism, who are seeing the light, so to speak, but the truth, if I have to be honest, it's quite the opposite. People are becoming nationalists.
Whatever it is, but nationalism is sticky. It's so sticky that not a few furious anti-nationalists end up internalizing their manias.
If we go into history, this also happened to the Jesuits, who tried to convert Chinese Mandarins to Catholicism when they went to ancient China to proselytize and ended up burning incense on the altar of their ancestors.
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| The Catalonia that could be |
A land of opportunities that decided to add forces rather than subtract them
|26/10/2020 ||• ||164 || |
Once upon a time, there was a land of opportunity blessed with fertile territories, snow-capped peaks, paradisiacal shores, and splendid cities.
Catalonia was part of the diverse Spain. Its people were peaceful and optimistic, and as elsewhere in Spain, they expressed themselves fluently in not one but two languages. That was Catalonia. A community leader in tourism, inventive in business and that maintained the unforgettable effervescence of having hosted the Olympic Games in its capital, Barcelona.
In 2008 the clouds of misfortune loomed over the world, and Spain was no exception, but the historic Catalan common sense was able to join forces with the rest of the ... Read more