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The borders within Spain return hand in hand with health. The covid passport makes its way while the waiting lists separate the autonomies more and more.

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The frontiers of health

The covid passport makes its way into communities. Except for Madrid and Castilla-La Mancha, the rest believe that it will stop infections. Euskadi asks for authorization. Others study it. Health has so far opposed its general implementation.

Wave data current, in addition, make doubts. Infections are on the rise, hospital admissions remain stable, but it is believed that the cumulative incidence may be higher. The latest data for Navarra and the Valencian Community are missing. They are key.

Waiting lists they are another health frontier for thousands of people. And they return to prepandemic figures. It is 121 days to be operated. 75 for the specialist. Although in Aragon, Castilla-La Mancha and Catalonia, twice as much as in Madrid is expected to operate.


In other news


Migrants and refugees on the border between Belarus and Poland

Xinhua via Europa Press / EP

“That forest is a frozen hell”, relates Mohamed on Polish soil after managing to cross the border with Belarus. The situation of the migrant in the political struggle in Minsk and Warsaw-Brussels is branded as “terrible”. This is how he did it.

The budgetsIt is already known, they are not just another law and the autonomies see stress to approve them. Andalusia is left without them – already at the gates of the electoral advance. In Catalonia, he trusts at the last minute for the pulse of the CUP. And the state ones are still in process …

MADRID, 11/16/2021.- The President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez, talks with the Minister of Labor, Yolanda Díaz, during the control session of the Government held by the full Senate, this Tuesday in Madrid. EFE / Marshal

The President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez, talks with the Minister of Labor, Yolanda Díaz, during the control session of the Government


Social dialogue in Spain, fluid in a pandemic, it loses steam. The government-union pact for pensions was without the employer. Now the labor reform is being faced and temporality is the great stumbling block. Díaz sees “difficult” to join the CEOE. Cycle change.

Goodbye exams? In Spain it is finished evaluating the learning of the students only by the mark of the exam. A new decree promotes accompaniment and school personalization. A whole revolution. These are your keys.


Wole Soyinka (Abeokuta, July 13, 1934) is a Nigerian writer in the English language, 1 the first African to win the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1986.

Wole Soyinka, Nobel Prize in Literature

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Wole Soyinka, Nobel Prize in Literature. “Also in Africa they say ‘black lives matter’.” Read it here.


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Muguruza, finalist. Yesterday we said: “Badosa and Muguruza are on their way to the final of tennis teachers and the dispute will also be two ways of conceiving Spanish tennis.” Muguruza wins. its whirlwind drove to slow fire by Badosa. A) Yes.

The tricolor flag Today’s French is not the same as a year ago. Although until now nobody noticed. President Macron ordered the sky blue to be changed to the strong sailor to approach the Revolution and Napoleon. It is not the first time it happens.

Another look


A balcony with the LGTBI flag

Jesus Hellín / EP

A repentant transgender? Carol is an American woman who had surgery to be a man. Years later, she repented and underwent surgery to become a woman. The case is exceptional. But not unique. Represents the movement detransitioner.

The cons

Arnaud de la Tour, co-founder and vice president of Linkedin - photo: Montse Giralt

Arnaud La Tour, bioengineer

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Arnaud La Tour, bioengineer. “I can now start to announce the end of the slaughterhouses.” Read it here.

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