It is the revolution paid for out of the people’s own pockets and with the people’s own time, all of it made possible by volunteers. I will never tire of telling the story of 1 October, 2017. It’s a story that has changed lives.
This blog is in love with this part of the world, admires what its people have achieved against all the odds, and believes that one day a better life will be built for EVERYONE living here. Who can blame so very many people in Catalonia for wanting rid of the yoke, and the arrows? In the words of Mariano Rajoy, ‘Catalans do things’. I know what he means, even if he doesn’t.
This blog is written by a migrant, not an expat.