See why soccer-crazy Brazilians are so upset?
"They hit me, I can't believe it," Couso gasped as he was carried on a bed sheet out of the hotel.
How Spain's economic crisis has seeped into my daughter's brain.
Even a firehouse in the heart of Madrid is being pawned off to make room for a luxury hotel.
One name was mentioned over and over again among protesters, and the strike was in part dedicated to her: Amaia Egaña, the latest victim of the housing crisis and of greedy bank practices.
Activists try to fend off evictions and home repossessions, though the laws favor the lenders.