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Violeta Camarasa

Communication enthusiast, traveler, professor, yoga teacher… I try to keep a global perspective & be a local wherever I am. Aiming to build bridges, connect and facilitate understanding across the world in my own little ways. I was once a social media fan, now I keep my life offline and analogue as much as I can.

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Latest posts by Violeta Camarasa

Are Romance languages becoming more gender neutral?

Each language is morphing in its own way -- and not everyone is happy about it.

‘Invisible hands': How millions of domestic workers fare under COVID-19

"We are the invisible hands. Our work is not valued. We don’t exist for the families we serve nor do we exist for the state."

Hong Kong political scientist likens Hongkongers to a stateless nation

'... to balance the interests of China, the US and HK people, the city needs a truly democratic self-government that can represent HK people's interests and understand the complexity of...

I won't climb Everest: a graphic travel journal

"From our eyes shine excitement and the (heavy) cultural baggage of the West around the legendary 'roof of the world'."

A Series of Outrageous Events Fuels Catalans’ Distrust Before Historic Election on Independence

The Catalan people's distrust towards the Spanish government has been exacerbated by several unfortunate public faux-pas in the weeks prior to Catalonia's regional "independence" election on September 27.

An ‘Appeal to Affection and Empathy’: Barcelona's Mayor Wants Spain’s Cities to Welcome Refugees

Barcelona Mayor Ada Colau's idea to create a network of refuge-cities for refugees has become a real-life plan after a Facebook comment went viral.

Sketch Comic Faces Accusations of ‘Glorifying’ Terrorism in Spain

The day after the attack on Charlie Hebdo in France, a Spanish judge summoned satirist Facu Díaz for questioning about a satirical sketch broadcast on his online TV show.

Spain Regional Education Minister Steps in it with Translation Gaffe

Spanish Police Attempt Dead-of-Night Shutdown of Valencia Public Broadcaster

“Catalan Independence” Explained in 16 Languages

Wikipedia Founder Jimmy Wales Praises Catalan Viquipèdia

Global Voices Català Wins at Catalonia Blog Awards

Catalans Around the World Claim Independence from Spain

Catalan communities all over the world are celebrating with human chains to claim independence from Spain.

Catalans Get Ready for Another Massive Pro-independence Event

Spain: Catalan Water Polo Player Quits Twitter After Harassment

Roser Tarragó had displayed the Catalan separatist flag and a picture wearing the Catalan team suit instead of the Spanish one on her account.

Catalan Wikipedia Receives Official Recognition

Catalonia: Caution about Spain's Hostile Ways

Catalonia's Sovereignty Declaration Suspended

@CatalanVoices Gives Voice to Catalonia

Catalonia: Independence from Spain to Do What?

It appears that Catalonia is now set to hold a referendum on its ties to the rest of Spain. Could an independent Catalonia lead to the break-up of the establishment...

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