Rafa Perez Bel

Rafa Perez Bel

Rafa Perez Bel is a Barcelona-based writer and MA student.

Catalonia

The elections in Catalonia will not resolve the crisis

The December 21 comes amid deepening polarisation in Catalonia and could additionally exacerbate the situation.

The elections in Catalonia will not resolve the crisis

Catalonia

Article 155 will eliminate full democracy in Catalonia

Despite what Madrid is saying, activating Article 155 means it will take direct control over Catalonia.

Article 155 will eliminate full democracy in Catalonia

Catalonia

What's next for Catalonia: Confrontation or dialogue?

Catalan government made it clear that it is ready for constructive dialogue. Now the ball is in Madrid's court.

What's next for Catalonia: Confrontation or dialogue?

Catalonia

Why Catalonia should be given a say on its future

We, as Catalans, want to and have the right to change the terms of our relationship with Spain.

Why Catalonia should be given a say on its future