Social stronghold in Catalonia: Barcelona's red belt

The red belt encircling Barcelona is a stronghold for the Socialists and has been for decades. In many of these towns, the biggest question will be whether the Socialists can win an absolute majority or if any challenger can grow to have a say. Why is the Socialist Party so strong in the areas surrounding Barcelona? History, demographics, and industry can go a long way to explaining this.

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May 10, 2023 06:16 PM