Madrid Mayor Lifts Driving Ban, Environmentalists Go Bonkers

Madrid, Spain’s new mayor, José Luis Martínez-Almeida, has wasted no time getting down to the business of reversing the policies of his predecessor. According to The New York Times, yesterday he temporarily reversed a policy enacted by city politicians less than a year ago to restrict so-called high emission vehicles (such as diesel-powered cars) access…

Female hunter is driven to suicide by animal “rights” activists

After receiving numerous death threats from animal rights activists online, a popular, 27-year old female hunter from Catalonia, Spain has taken her own life. According to the UK Daily Mail, Melania Capitan was a well-known blogger and hunter with thousands of fans and became famous by posting details about her hunting methods and occasionally delving…