The Spanish Civil War and the Battle for Western Civilization

After a lengthy legal battle concluded in September, Spain’s Supreme Court gave its approval to the socialist government’s plans to exhume and remove the remains of General Francisco Franco from the Valley of the Fallen, where they have lain since his death in 1975. The controversial general led Spain’s Nationalist forces to victory over their Republican opponents in the Spanish Civil War, which ended 80 years ago.

Piers Shepherd

Piers Shepherd, a freelance writer based in London, has written for The Catholic World Report, the Catholic Herald, Christian Order, and other publications.  A graduate of the Franciscan University of Steubenville,...

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