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'A blatant injustice': Jailing of Spanish rapper ignites free speech protests

FRANCE24, 19 Feb 2021
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Protests erupted into violence for the second night in a row in #Spain on Wednesday amid a national furore over the right to #FreeSpeech and artistic expression. At the centre of it is #PabloHasel, a Catalan rapper now in jail for insulting the monarchy and praising terrorist groups in tweets and song lyrics, who was taken into custody on Tuesday after barricading himself inside a university.

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