Financial Times. Catalonia vote leaves Mas with dilemma. 26.11.2012
Catalonia vote leaves Mas with dilemma
By Tony Barber in London
Such are two pertinent lessons to be drawn from Sunday’s election in the restive northern Spanish region of Catalonia. This was the most important test so far, in Europe’s debt crisis and recession, of the readiness of a politically mature but economically hard-pressed electorate to embrace a project as radical as separatism.