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The political parties of Spain

To follow my post about expats getting involved in Spanish elections, here’s a list of Spain’s political parties. The list is borrowed, with permission, from Richard Kimber’s Political Science Resources page on the Keele University website. The two main Spanish parties are the Spanish Socialist Workers’ Party (PSOE) and the Popular Party (PP). In Catalonia, other major parties are Convergence and Union (CiU) (a collection of various socially-conservative political groups, each separately represented below), Republican Left of Catalonia (ERC), and Greens/United Left/European Alternative (ICV-EUiA).

Curiously, Progreso Y Orden isn’t on the list. Which suggests that there are other mentalist-fringe groups around. Are there any other omissions? Which is your favourite? Click the link below to see the list. Continue reading The political parties of Spain