Still in his thirties, Pablo Manuel Iglesias Turrión (born in October 1978) is the secretary general of Podemos since 2014 and Spain’s newest maverick politician. He is the equivalent, at the other end of the Mediterranean, of the Greek Tsipras, for a while Europe’s scarecrow, only of a different kind.
One doesn’t need to check his astrological sign to realise that he was predestined to be a leftist politician: his name echoes that of the father of Spanish socialism, the other Pablo Iglesias, w...

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