Sat, 29 Oct 2016 19:33:00 GMT
Spain's Bullfighting Fight
- New York Times
MADRID — When the Parliament of Catalonia, an autonomous region in northeastern Spain, solemnly banned bullfighting
in 2010, it was not simply a victory for animal rights. There was a political angle, as well, involving a battle over regional and ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 14:20:14 GMT
Spanish Junkyard Owner Replaces Guard Dogs with Bullfighting Bulls
- odditycentral (blog)
After falling victim to no less than seven break-ins last summer, the owner of a second hand auto parts business in Montserrat, Spain, has replaced his guard dogs with a pair of 'toro bravos', a Spanish breed of bull used in bullfighting
, to roam the ...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:57:36 GMT
Thousands Ride to Brazilian Capital to Support Bullfighting
- The Costa Rica Star
Brasilia, Oct 25 — About 3,000 cowboys and cowgirls on horseback rode Tuesday into Brasilia's Esplanade of the Ministries, which connects all of the government buildings in the Brazilian capital, to protest a Supreme Court ruling banning traditional ...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 05:18:40 GMT
- The Bolton News (blog)
The Constitutional Court has just approved the lifting of a ban on bullfighting
there because they say it is part of Spain's national heritage and only central government has the right to ban it. No civilised country should actively encourage regular ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 01:15:29 GMT
Jestes' bullfighting career reaching new heights
- Billings Gazette
This December in Las Vegas, he will be working the biggest rodeo of his ascending professional bullfighting
career. He will be working along with Cody Webster and Dusty Tuckness. “I worked hard to get there,” said the 29-year-old Jestes. “I've had ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:52:03 GMT
Spain's top court overturns local ban on bullfighting
- Wisconsin Gazette
Spain's top court overruled a local ban against bullfighting
in the powerful northeastern region of Catalonia, saying it violated a national law protecting the much-disputed spectacle. The Constitutional Court ruled that Catalan authorities generally ...
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 12:38:00 GMT
Hundreds march to protest bullfighting's return to Barcelona
Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia, the powerful northeastern region that outlawed bullfighting
in 2010. The ban reflected a growing movement against bullfighting
, but also was seen as a step in the Catalan government's push to break away from Spain.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 23:38:35 GMT
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 20:16:22 GMT
Raw: Spaniards protest bullfighting decision
Hundreds of demonstrators took to the streets of Barcelona on Saturday to protest a recent decision by Spain's top court to overrule a local ban against bullfighting
in Catalonia. (The Associated Press) ...
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 15:48:00 GMT