Interview

allen buchanan
Professor of philosophy and international law

Allen Buchanan

While the US professor admits that it might already be too late, the expert on secession processes argues for making a final attempt at dialogue between Catalonia and Spain

Rubí
Espanyol's head coach

“Leaders? I see a team capable of anything“

Espanyol changed their head coach this summer, replacing Quique Sánchez Flores with up and coming coach Rubi. L’Esportiu caught up with him to chat about the club’s impressive start to the season

Mike Duff
Entrepreneur

Sustainability and improvement

Tell us about your background. You’re Canadian, but you’ve lived in many places. Why Catalonia?I found out about Catalonia on a road trip, when I was living in Nice, and my girlfriend’s father drove...

ada perallada
Chef

Pointers for autumn in the kitchen

Chef Ada Parellada is known for her love of local, seasonal products at her Semproniana restaurant (carrer Rosselló, 148, Barcelona). As autumn fruits are the protagonists of her menus at this time of...

Jaume Roures

REPUBLICAN OF THE YEAR AWARD Readers and subscribers of La Republica voted to acknowledge the producer’s professional and personal career

Andrew Staffell
Musician

Making music fun and accessible

Why did you choose to come to Barcelona?I’m from London, and I came to Barcelona 10 ten years ago, I wanted a break and it didn’t take me long to get used to the Mediterranean style. Barcelona is a...

Ben Emmerson
British lawyer specialised in human rights

Ben Emmerson

The lawyer defending exiled and jailed Catalan leaders before the UN gives his take on the political situation

Eva Millet
Journalist

Eva Millet

The journalist’s recipe for raising children is, above all, based on common sense

Sharon Gunning / Oliver Holmes-Gunning
Teacher / Undergraduate student and teacher

Learning at home

Oliver Holmes-Gunning’s homeschooling experience began when he was 12. For the first couple of years Ollie was taught at home by his mother, Sharon Gunning, and later at a distance with an American school....

Fabian Mohedano
Promoter of timetable reform

We need to have dinner at 8pm

The movement to put our anachronistic and singular system of timetabling behind us and bring the country into line with our neighbours is gaining momentum