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Catalonia: Why Catalan separatists want independence

[ad_1] The issue has divided opinion within the northeastern region, and the wider country. Catalan nationalists argue the region is a separate nation with its own history, culture and language, and that it should have increased fiscal independence. But there are also many Catalans who oppose separatism.Some pro-independence Catalans spoke to CNN in Barcelona on Friday about why they favor going it alone.'Tired of subsidizing'Retired industrial engineer Henrique Aparici, 74, said Catalonia -- a wealthy region -- was "tired of subsidizing practically the rest of Spain" while receiving no help from Madrid."Both sides are very angry. They don't want to...

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Mark Cuban on Bitcoin, ‘It’s In a Bubble”

Hey Guys, it's the voice of the blockchain, Satoshi's big cousin, cryptography's finest, Champagne Crypto here, thanks for tuning in. Today I want talk about celebrity billionaire and owner of the Dallas Mavericks Mark Cuban and his recent tweets on Bitcoin. Cuban encouraged his followers to join Inside Bitcoin and stay updated on Bitcoin News but soon after tweeted, "I think it's in a bubble. I just don't know when or how much it corrects. When everyone is bragging about how easy they are making $=bubble" What do you think? Is Cuban behaving like a shark or is Bitcoin really in...

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The Catalans who oppose a split from Spain

[ad_1] Catalan President Carles Puigdemont has suggested that Catalans are more united than ever, but behind the pictures and the numbers, there is a more nuanced story. The referendum has not only exposed the divisions between Catalonia and Spain, but those within Catalonia itself.Turnout was only about 43%, meaning that fewer than half of the roughly 5 million Catalans on the electoral roll chose to split from Spain. A few hundred Catalans joined a small rally in Barcelona on Wednesday night to voice their opposition to the separatist movement. Another demonstration is planned for the weekend.People who attended this week's...

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