Stories about Spain from August, 2017
"Today I want to believe that we are in a different phase, with greater empowerment, visibility, and recognition of African descended populations, although there is still a lot of ignorance."
"This cannot be just another story. We have to learn from it, we have to make a better world. Leading by example, educating in non-violence, conveying non-hatred, equality."
"In a space where my vitality is neither disrespected, ignored nor discarded, I, as a black woman, can thrive."
"We have to look for more causes other than pure irrational hatred."
Neighbourhoods are usually in the news because of hostilities, but this community in Gijón, Spain gave an example of solidarity by caring for a pet whose owner was travelling.