Barcelona is not ready for secession hence Madrid is not ready to form a government.

Both Catalonia and Spain are likely to return to the polls, as both regional (27 September) and national (20 December) elections produced hang parliaments, unable to agree on supporting a government. The disagreement gravitates on the future of Catalonia, but is also about rebalancing a political system that is no longer moving comfortably in its 40 years traditional pendulum, between the Popular Party and th...

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