By Oswald Sobrino, J.D.; M.A. (Econ.); M.A. (Theo.); M.L. (Master of Latin), doctoral student, University of Florida.

Friday, June 6, 2014

Why Basques & Catalans Should Stay in Spain

1. You are part of a diverse nation;
2. You are part of Latin America;
3. You get a chance to become political leader of all Spain;
4. You are closer to your fellow Iberians;
5. You are instantly recognized around the world;
6. You won't forget one of the world's major languages;
7. You preserve a large part of your history--and of your soul;
8. You are enriched by being part of a larger household;
9. You get to contribute your culture, talent, and language to your fellow Spaniards;
10. There are economies of scale in a world of very powerful nations.

In short, it is a great boon that you are already in Spain. Enrich it, don't leave it.

(Image in public domain)