Spain Orientation

Students Abroad - State Department Resource

Country Profile

State Department http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/cis/cis_1024.html

BBC  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-17941641

CIA   https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/sp.html

News in English

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world/europe/

Spanish Newspapers

http://elpais.com/

http://www.elmundo.es/

http://www.abc.es/

Useful Stuff

Spanish Spanish

Contemporary Spanish Films

Current Events in Spain

Cracking Crime with Tweets in Spain

With Safaris and Yachts, Spanish King Comes Under Fire

Spain to raise age of consent from 13 to 16

Open Season on Spanish Royal Family

Spain's royal family spared their blushes in fraud case inquiry

Descubierta una red de robos de niños en Marruecos para ser vendidos en España

Spain's Rajoy balks at making deeper reforms

Prelimary charges dropped against Spain's princess

As Crime Rises, Spain's Farmers Patrol Their Land

Spain's High Court Suspends Catalonia's Resolution on Sovereignty

Spain urged to change its long working hours and late culture

 

 

Investigations Show Spanish Ruling Party's Ex-Treasurer had $29 Million in Swiss Account

Spain healthcare bosses quit over Madrid privatization

Jobless Man Burns Himself to Death

Green Grapes and Red Underwear: A Spanish New Year's Eve

Madrid for Free Travel Tips

DNA Tests for Illegal Immigrant Children

El gordo spreads Christmas cheer in Spain

Spain tries to boost entrepreneurship

Car-bomb threat sparks megabrothel evacuation in Spain

War of the Words - An Ideological Push to Promote Spanish in Regions of Spain with their Own Languages 

A Do-Your-Own Pintxo Kit

Amid Scars of Conflict Spanish Far Right Grows

Thousands in Spain Protest Health Privatization

In Spain, Having a Job No Longer Guarantees a Paycheck

Families of Spain's 'Stolen Babes' Seek Answers -- And Reunions

Spain Seizes $36.5 Million in Mubarak-Linked Assets

Catalans Rebel at Spain Language Reforms

Woman Detained for Trying to Smuggle more than a Kilo of Cocaine in Breast Implants

Spain's Civil Servants Draw Grumbles and Envy

Messi's Brilliance Transcends His Numbers

Spain's Crisis Leads to Rise of Grassroots Groups

Catalonia's Place in Spain

Messi Breaks Goal Record

Poet Bonald wins Cervantes Prize

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20512382Where Jobs Are a Lottery

Catalonia's Sovereignty Referendum Election Results

Separatist Parties win Catalonian Election in Spain

Spain Wins Seven Three-Star Restaurants

Spain's ETA Set Conditions to Disband

Spain to Ease Naturalization of Sephardic Jews

Spain Raids Company over Suspected Iran Exports

Want a Spanish Residency Permit? Buy a House

General Strike November 14th 

Three Dead in Madrid Halloween Stampede

Evictions on the Rise in Spain

To Get Around Tax Hike Theater Sells Carrots Not Tickets

15M Social Movement  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2011%E2%80%932012_Spanish_protests

Economic and Employment Crisis   http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/27/business/global/jobs-data-underscore-rajoys-woes.html?_r=0

Fiscal Austerity Measures  http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/12/business/global/daily-euro-zone-watch.html?pagewanted=all

Catalonia Independence Bid

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/03/opinion/a-new-call-for-catalonias-independence.html

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/spain/9576459/Catalonias-growing-calls-for-independence-add-to-Spains-worsening-euro-crisis-woes.html

Spanish Spanish

Contemporary Spanish Films