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Spanish left wants to remove ex-dictator Franco Body from his Mausoleum

Should the Socialists remove Crusader Franco Body from his mausoleum

  • Yes

    Votes: 2 66.7%
  • No

    Votes: 2 66.7%
  • It showed the left support for Communist Crimex

    Votes: 2 66.7%
  • It showed the left disdain for Christianity

    Votes: 2 66.7%
  • It should be peacefully resisted

    Votes: 2 66.7%
  • It is scandal the Socialists are refusing the body transfer to Madrid Cathedral

    Votes: 2 66.7%
  • The left and extreme left are anti Christians

    Votes: 2 66.7%
  • It is a scandal a fascist dictator has a mausoleum

    Votes: 1 33.3%
  • Franco help against Communist and Spain Prosperity under him is forgotten

    Votes: 1 33.3%

  • Total voters
    3

proIsrael-nonIsraeli

Legendary Member
Franco ordered his officials to draw up a list of some 6,000 Jews living in Spain and include them in a secret Jewish archive. That list was handed over to Himmler. The original order instructed all governors to elaborate lists of "all the national and foreign Jews living in the province ... showing their personal and political leanings, means of living, commercial activities, degree of danger and security category [...] Their adaptation to our environment and their similar temperament allow them to hide their origins more easily"

In his victory speech in 1939 Franco denounced "the Jewish spirit which permitted the alliance of big capital with Marxists"

Franco didn't rush into WW2, instead, he chose to wait and see (and cashed a huge bribe (200 millions) from england to stay out at the start) like did Salazar in Portugal. When he felt that the Axis won't be able to win he ordered the destruction of the Jewish archives and started cleaning up his reputation with the US media by spreading stories of how Spain helped and sheltered some Jews (and hiding stories of how spain helped war criminals escape Europe to latin america)

So yes, he didn't kill Jews in Spain, but was prepared to do so had the Axis power lasted few years longer.

OK, so you agree.
 

The Bidenator

Legendary Member
Orange Room Supporter
Shit situation was a civil war
Hundreds of thousands of Christians killed
Do you want me to be sad they won against Communist in a bloody war and they survived
Hell no
Saying this I wish nobody was hurted on both sides
But it was killed or be killed
If you are a liberal, do you feel sorry for the victims in the Middle East

Why wouldn't I feel sorry for them?

You praise Che Gevara, I can praise Franco.

I don't praise Che Guevara (never have in my life).
Stop inventing shit.
 

Libnene Qu7

Super Ultra Senior Member
Orange Room Supporter
Good job displaying your Christian morals by praising one of history's bloodiest dictators.

Must have learned that one straight from the bloodthirsty god you worship.

As a comedian recently said, what is it about Christianity (a leftist religion) that brings right-wingers to love it and Islam (a rightist religion) brings leftists to love it? :lol:
 

Thawra # Furoshima

Well-Known Member
Major win for the Crusaders and Spanish Catholic History
Spain's Supreme Court suspends Franco exhumation
04.06.2019
Spain: Valle de los Caidos (Valley of the Fallen)
Plans to move the remains of Franco to a public cemetery on the outskirts of Madrid have been temporarily shelved. Judges said they need time to rule on an appeal by the former dictator's descendants.
General Franco's remains are to stay where they are after the Supreme Court halted proceedings to exhume the dictator's body.
POLITICS | 29.04.2019
Far-right gains in Spain are not Franco nostalgia: Analyst
Pedro Sanchez and his wife, Maria Begona Gomez (picture-alliance/AP Photo/B. Armangue)
Judges suspended the exhumation until after they have ruled on an appeal by Franco's family to block the government's decision to move the tomb.
Read More: Franco homage to be dropped from Spanish town
The court said in a statement that it had "decided unanimously" to put a temporary stop to the exhumation to avoid "harm" should the remains need to be returned to their original resting place.
HISTORY | 29.05.2019
Franco homage to be dropped from Spanish town
A Guadiana del Caudillo welcome sign
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Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez wanted to move Franco on June 10 from his current resting place at the Valley of the Fallen to a public cemetery near Madrid.
Sanchez's socialist government (PSOE) said Spain could not "continue to glorify" the former dictator and that they were "convinced" that the court will turn down t
 
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