Catalan Referendum

One Year On: Catalans On Their Referendum and the Violence That Followed

"I will always remember that day for the way I saw my mother being treated."
Alba Carreres

Pau Buscató's Playful Photographs of Crazy Coincidences Found in Cities

The street photographer Pau Buscató​ spends seven hours a day searching for the funny moments that only happen when people are crammed together.
Beckett Mufson
international women's day

Millions of Spanish Women Went on a Feminist Strike

An estimated five million women across Spain joined a historic strike to mark International Women's Day.
Laura Muriel
Ana Iris Simón
Catalan Referendum

Thousands Protested Catalonia's Independence Declaration in Barcelona this Weekend

Photographer Felipe Carnotto was there to document it all.
Felipe Carnotto
Catalan Referendum

Pictures from the Spanish Pro-Union Rally in Barcelona

Hundreds of thousands gathered in the streets of the Catalan capital yesterday in support of a united Spain.
Carles Desfilis
Catalan Referendum

Barcelona Went On Strike Over Police Violence

Yesterday, 15,000 people protested the violent tactics used by Spanish police during Sunday's independence referendum.
Mònica Figueras
Catalan Referendum

Young Catalans Protesting Spanish Police Violence Talk About What's Next

"The Spanish government can't ignore the outcome of the referendum – it would be an insult to the hundreds of people who were injured in the violence."
Jordi Llorca
Catalan Referendum

Rubber Bullets in the Rain: Photos of Referendum Day in Barcelona

At least 844 people and 33 police were injured in the violence sparked by the Catalan independence referendum yesterday.
Mònica Figueras

Can Catalans Be Arrested for Voting in Their Independence Referendum?

The Spanish government claims Sunday's referendum is unconstitutional. So what happens to the Catalans who go vote anyway?
Ana Iris Simón

How Do Security Services Conduct a Man Hunt?

Since the Barcelona attack, Spanish police have killed or arrested 12 suspects including the van driver. How did they find them?
Tess Reidy
Attack in Barcelona

Thousands Gather on Las Ramblas to Honour Victims of Barcelona's Terrorist Attack

Fourteen people were killed and hundreds injured in separate attacks in Barcelona and Cabrils.
Jordi Borràs

Barcelona Terror Attack Eyewitnesses Talk About What They Saw

"Seeing all those bodies lying on Las Ramblas is an image I will never be able to erase from my mind."
David Meseguer