Born seemingly spontaneously out of a desire to create and manage shared spaces, Madrid's "citizen laboratories" are using new tools to build a new vision of how cities should be planned and run.
The Catalans have no trouble telling their story of oppression through culture. The Scots find it trickier.
Natural hair has become a political rallying point for women across the African diaspora. For these women, wearing natural hair is way to resist Eurocentric norms and "post-racial" political thought.
The fears about the City don't look overcooked – here's why.
Madrid may hold the key to Scotland's future – for several reasons.