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We had five demonstrations. Then we had this one and, yay, it was published by the provincial paper in its local section. Hurray.

Some evil tongues say that the Diario de Burgos published the picture with the least possible amount of people

This is the first picture, before more people joined us. https://indy.im/url/66076

This is the last picture, after people had joined us. https://indy.im/ana

And this is the one the paper published. https://quit.im/attachment/60724

The AP1

To make the “Motorway with Toll” AP1 (paid motorway between Madrid and France) completely free of tolls, and therefore the N1 (alternative, free road) less mortal, a group from Miranda demonstrated cutting the road, with the support of neighbours and the Platform of Briviesca.
There are more pictures, and available in bigger resolution

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Manifestación por el Sistema de Sanidad

manifestacion por la la sanidad públicaParece que va a haber una serie de manifestaciones; ya hubo una en marzo, esta fue el viernes 25 de mayo, y al parecer al mismo tiempo hubo otra en Oña, donde se hacen incluso más a menudo que en Briviesca.

Al finalizar el alcalde dio un pequeño discurso explicando que las zonas rurales se sienten abandonadas en cuanto a servicios sanitarios, lo que puede ser una razón para el abandono poblacional.

Arriving at Podemos

I do not know what they called us first. When I arrived in London there were many different groups of what some formal people came to call the ‘extraparliamentary left’. Each with their name, the group commanded and the media watched, and part of society watched too, through them. We called them “mainstream media” (we now call them corporate media when we mind our manners).
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Public Health cuts in Spain

After the announcement of even more imminent cuts in public health services, which would leave several villages without health services, without warning and without providing alternatives to the Burgos region of La Bureba, some three hundred people demonstrated today in front of the Health Centre of Briviesca, to demand that health not be messed with.

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