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What We Can Learn From The Basque

Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort | Posted 02.23.2014 | World
Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort

This blog explains what Portugal and Spain can learn from the Basque. The Basque Country is one of Spain's 17 Autonomous Communities in the current te...

The Importance of Being Basque

Daniel Klein | Posted 06.17.2013 | Taste
Daniel Klein

There is a very proud land and people that live and work and grow and eat on the green hills that straddle Spain and France and the Bay of Biscay.

Meatless Monday: An American Vegan in Spain

Ellen Kanner | Posted 01.12.2013 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Spain, with its rich history, dazzling art and passionate people, is a wonderful place to be. But not an easy one for a vegan. Spain is the home of Miro, but it's also home to museos de jamon -- ham specialty shops -- on virtually every street corner. There's ham on every menu.

Come Along and Ride on a Linguistic Voyage

Nataly Kelly | Posted 08.27.2012 | Books
Nataly Kelly

Elizabeth Little traveled thousands of miles, chronicling her encounters with Navajo, Quileute, French, Gullah, Basque, Haitian Creole, and Spanish people. In this interview, she offers tips for other language road-trippers.

Sexy Education: Government Promotes Language Through Skin Flicks

Posted 02.05.2012 | World

It's not quite sex education, but several videos produced by the FundaciĆ³n Leizaola and the Basque government in Spain use skin to sell young people ...

Spanish Court Sentences Basque Separatist To 10 Years In Prison

AP | By DANIEL WOOLLS | Posted 11.16.2011 | World

MADRID -- A Spanish court convicted a prominent Basque separatist of terrorism Friday and sentenced him to 10 years in prison for trying to resurrect ...

Possible ETA Bomb Factory, Hundreds Of Kilos Of Explosives Found In France

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

French police have found hundreds of kilos of bomb-making ingredients in a garage in the south-eastern city of Grenoble, officials say....