The question of Catalonia is virtually the same one to be asked elsewhere and wherever such ethno-nationalist independence movements arise in the world. It is: what is a legitimate state?
The uprising against the convictions of Catalan leaders was predicted. But by rioting, parts of the independence movement has entered uncharted territory
The city is creating a network of walkable, mixed-use “superblocks”
Anyone involved in municipal politics and related community organizing will find Fearless Cities to be a very useful guide to winning office, holding onto it, and making change in the process
What stands out from these years of experience is “the possibility of helping someone when they need it.”
Spain’s municipalist parties suffered a major setback at the May elections — their own actions and inactions are largely to blame for the loss of support
For close to a decade now, Barcelona had been what my friend Sol Trumbo Vila calls a beacon for the possibilities of transformative change at the city level
A look at Fearless Cities: A Guide to the Global Municipalist Movement
Podemos implodes, Catalan right to decide reasserted
What happened with the new municipalist projects?