Anne H

Anne H

Posted on 10/10/2010


Photo taken on September 28, 2010



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Madrid - los abogados de Atocha

Madrid - los abogados de Atocha

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ManueL.
ManueL.
Built in remembrance of the "Massacre of Atocha" a neo-fascist attack during the Spanish transition to democracy, killing five and injuring four. It was committed on January 24, 1977, in an office located on 55 Atocha Street, where specialists in labor law, members of the Workers' Commissions trade union (CCOO), and of the then-clandestine Communist Party of Spain.
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Anne H has replied to ManueL.
Gracias, Manuel, por la referencia histórica. A este monumento también se le conoce como "El Abrazo" pero me parece bueno recordar el por qué de las cosas...
6 years ago.