Eighty years after Franco took power, Spain riled by re-emergence of far right
By Les WhittingtonApr. 10, 2019
Vox party leader Santiago Abascal, a Trumpish anti-immigration nationalist, could be the possible kingmaker in a national election in a few weeks.
Vox party leader Santiago Abascal. His party won in several districts in a regional election in Spain in December. Photograph courtesy of HazteOir.org
MALAGA, Spain—It was in this heavily populated, sun-drenched part of Spain east of Gibraltar that an ultra-conservative political party recently emerged on the national scene for the first time in four decades.
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