Si Reino Unido sale de la Unión Europea, me convertiré en español

Mi Tribuna en ABC.

Date
April 28, 2016

If Brexit happens, I will become a Spaniard

The English text of my opinion piece in Spain’s ABC newspaper.

Date
April 28, 2016

The threat from Spain that hangs over Gibraltar from Brexit

Nowhere is support for British membership of the EU more rock-solid than in Gibraltar, the overseas territory perched at the southern tip of Spain. While the latest polls in the UK show that the vote in a referendum if held today would be 52% in favour of staying in the EU against 43% for leaving, […]

Date
April 22, 2016

Spain 80 years after the start of the Civil War: Change of a Nation

My sold out talk at the FT Oxford LIterary Festival.

Date
April 10, 2016

Should Turkey join the European Union?

My talk at the FT Oxford Literary Festival.

Date
April 9, 2016

Spain’s failure yet again to meet budget deficit target strains relations with Brussels

The conservative Popular Party (PP) government widely failed to meet the 2015 budget deficit target agreed with the European Commission (EC), leaving a daunting legacy for the next administration, whenever there is one, further eroding Spain’s credibility and straining relations with Brussels which will be asked for more time to get the deficit back below the EU’s ceiling of 3% of GDP.

Date
April 6, 2016

Inside Spain (22 February-28 March)

Spain to join International Syria Support Group. Socialist Sánchez fails in PM bid, Popular Party and Podemos still refusing support. Close to half of Spaniards say corruption is the country’s second largest problem. European Commission urges Spain to reduce budget deficit. Ferrovial wins £300 million contract to maintain 370kms of highways in UK.

Date
March 29, 2016

Antonio Muñoz Molina escribe generosamente sobre mi libro

Date
March 14, 2016

Spain moves towards fresh elections to break deadlock

Spain took a step towards fresh elections when Pedro Sánchez, the Socialist leader, twice failed to secure sufficient backing in parliament to become prime minister. If no political leader obtains the required support by 2 May King Felipe will dissolve parliament and call a new ballot, probably to be held on 26 June, that could produce another stalemate.

Date
March 7, 2016

El Imparcial hace eco de mi libro sobre España

Date
March 1, 2016