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Originally published on Mon May 25, 2015 7:08 am
Originally published on Mon May 25, 2015 8:55 am
One of the most-tweeted photos in Spain these days shows riot police hauling away Ada Colau. The image is from July 2013, when the anti-poverty protester was trying to "occupy" a Barcelona bank that was foreclosing on homes.
The caption added by Twitter users: "Welcome, new mayor."
Colau is the first of the indignados, or angry ones — Spain's Occupy movement — to win office. She narrowly defeated Barcelona Mayor Xavier Trias in local elections Sunday.
Originally published on Mon May 25, 2015 6:15 am
Originally published on Fri May 22, 2015 6:32 am
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Originally published on Fri May 22, 2015 5:08 pm
And the head of the Boy Scouts of America is calling on the organization to drop its ban on gay adult leaders.
(SOUNDBITE OF ARCHIVED RECORDING)
Originally published on Thu May 21, 2015 8:20 am