Look past the noise that surrounded Scotland's independence referendum, which ended in a victory for those who favored remaining united with Britain. Push to a side the arguments over currency, the doubts
Sept. 11 marks a far older tragedy for Catalans -- the day in 1714, amid the War of Spanish Succession, when Catalan forces holding out in Barcelona succumbed to the forces of the Bourbon King Philip Ever
I was driving to a conference in Granada almost two decades ago, sitting by the side of the king of Spain, when there was a sudden beating on the car’s window. We’d stopped at the hall’s security gate.