Aguilera, Miguel

Aguilera, Miguel

Miguel Aguilera

17 October 2012Feature

Eye witness: holding Neptuno Square for hours despite a police riot 


Since 15 May 2011, Spain has witnessed the emergence of a massive protest movement demanding a democratic revolution. 

Organised through the internet and through social media, a series of protests has taken place occupying the main squares of every major city in Spain as well as those of many small towns, demanding a radical change in the Spanish political system. 

Between six-and-a-half and eight million Spaniards have taken part in what has been called 'the 15M…