Most Commented Stories Tagged: Spain

The World - Episode 20071115 - Spain's spat with Venezuela

Spain's King Juan Carlos and Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez made headlines last week when the Spanish King told Chavez to "shut up" at a leadership summit. Actually he used a few more words than that, and as The World's Clark Boyd reports, those words have taken on a life of their own in cyberspace.

High seas piracy on the rise

The World's Gerry Hadden reports that piracy on the high seas is on the rise, and European leaders are calling for a permanent international force to patrol trouble spots.

Lifestyle & Belief

Atheist campaign in Spain

The World's Gerry Hadden reports on a campaign to promote atheism in Spain. As part of the campaign, advertising posters on buses in Barcelona have been displaying messages like "There's probably no God, now stop worrying and enjoy life."

Global Politics

Cordoba's history of tolerance

The controversial Islamic cultural center near Ground Zero in New York is to be named �Cordoba House.� The name honors the Spanish city of Cordoba. The World's Gerry Hadden went to Cordoba to explore that past, and the present.