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Comments: Spain wants to be a Republic, again

Around 1,000 social organizations across the Spanish Kingdom will demonstrate on December 6 for the Third Republic. The next marriage of the crown prince and a peculiar mistake in Australia sparked the debate about the legitimacy of the Monarchy. Spanish republican spirit has a long tradition, as has it source in the three years of liberalism that prevailed in the country between 1820 and 1823, when, after Napoleon's invasion, the Bourbons were forced to concede a constitution. Then, the counter-revolution overwhelmed any attempt to turn the medieval regime into a modern republic inspired...

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