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Pare Manel

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Pare Manel is not your typical Catholic priest: he rides a motorcycle, mixes with the Catalan cultural elite and, most controversially, has helped teenage girls obtain abortions more

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Homeless

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Despite the financial crisis, Barcelona's homeless population has scarcely grown–but can an ambitious plan eradicate it once and for all? more

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Right-to-know

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It looked like Spain was getting set to pass a law mandating the public's right-to-know, but the legislation is missing in action more

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Richard Schweid gets taken back in time by Dr John and the Lower 911 more

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Gil Scott-Heron

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Following the postponement of his Barcelona concert last October, Gil Scott-Heron visits with his new album in tow more

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Heidi Tsai

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Catalans of Chinese descent are an increasing presence in Barcelona's economic and social life more

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More and more architects are eliminating balconies from their buildings as a needless expense more

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Richard Schweid, one of the co-founders of Barcelona Metropolitan looks back over the last 13 years of the magazine more

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Spain lags far behind most of Europe in allowing taxpayers to see how their money is spent more

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This personal account describes a harrowing incident in the metro more

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We spoke to Barcelona councillor for the environment, Imma Mayol more

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Angela Jackson has spoken to the brave women who came here from the UK to serve as nurses with the Republican army during the Civil War more

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