News from El Punt Avui

Marc Sanjaume
Political Scientist

“Cameron’s plan was for the no vote to win by a landslide”

Sanjaume analyses how issues such as Brexit are affecting the independence issue and the current state of politics in Scotland

Local sides faltering

The presenter of El Punt Avui TV’s The Week in Football, Barney Griffiths, takes a look at how Catalonia’s leading clubs are faring in the 2021-22 season

A tram through Llobregat

The TRAM Route returns for another year to invite visitors to discover the emblematic landmarks in the Baix Llobregat area

MORE THAN teaching

Dear reader,It seems I have misled you and that I was wrong about something I suggested in this column last year. In an article titled “House closed”, which was published in November, I wrote about...

FALSE stability

In mid-July, one of the largest credit rating agencies, Fitch, upgraded the Autonomous Community of Catalonia’s long-term debt rating by two notches to make it investment grade, suitable for institutional...

Goal 2023

Nicola Sturgeon has challenged Boris Johnson with the promise of an independence referendum in two years. The pandemic has put any such vote on hold, but both leaders know that seven years since the first consultation, Scotland’s political future is at stake

Puigdemont again detained and freed

Yet another EU country rejects Spain’s attempts to extradite former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont, who was briefly detained and then released on a visit to Sardinia at the end of September

THE LAST WORD

View from the fence

We’re all aware of the perspective of “the older I get, the less I seem to know ’’. As a younger person, I always thought that it must be true, otherwise I wouldn’t keep hearing it, but like...

“We must fight the Taliban like we’re fighting the pandemic”

Bashir Eskandari is an Afghan migrant, a human rights activist and head of the Cultural Association of Afghans and Catalans

PERE BOSCH i CUENCA. pbosch@lrp.cat

Gustav Klimt’s universe

The Ideal Digital Arts Centre invites us to immerse ourselves in the world of the leading representative of Austrian Modernism