Jack P Taylor's political and historical curiosities
About This Show
I'm Jack a politics and history buff who enjoys learning about the why, how, when, who, and what of our world.
There is no theme, time limit, or other restrictions to this weekly show other than my own attention span and what I find interesting at that time.
This means prior topics include: Presidential desks, submarine communication cables, the last emperor of China and Eurovision.
I hope you choose to listen and if you want to get in touch twitter: @jackptaylor or e-mail: email@example.com.
Most Recent Episode
47. Briefing: Catalonia Independence Referendum - a quick guide to what, when, where, how, and why?
3 days ago
It has been a little while since I've wrote a briefing. With the upcoming Catalonia Independence Referendum I decided to write another. I'll cover in this show: What is happening. The importance of Catalonia. Why Catalonia would want independence. The 2014 referendum. What's changed since 2014. The legality of the referendum. The activities of the Spanish police in the referendum. The current polling outlook. What happens next if the secessionists win. The difficulties an independent Catalonia could face.
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