EG Newsletter August 2019

Newsletter: http://www.europeangroup.org/?q=media/400

See you at the 47th EG Conference in Barcelona!

Summary:

I. Is it a crime to be poor? - Rona Epstein [p.4]
II. Spain's second-largest bank BBVA charged with bribery, disclosure of secrets and corruption - ‘Spain as usual’ [p.5]
III. Barcelona's 'top manta' street vendors feel 'betrayed' by city council - ‘Surviving is not a crime’ [p.6]
IV. Barcelona: More detainees of independentist groups in a police operation by the Mossos d’Esquadra - ‘Repression goes on’ [p.8]
V. Barcelona, 4-6 Sept’19. European Group 47th Annual Conference - CONFERENCE PROGRAMME. Updated web version [p.9]