Unformatted text preview: legal measures. I have a hard time agreeing with anything the state tells you whether you can or cannot do something. I tend to be on the side that thinks no matter how terrible the history of Franco was it shouldn’t be blocked out of Spanish life by some law. Even though this law aims at creating peace and stability after years of hatred for the terrors of Franco, the monuments which he built should only be torn down and speech oppressed. The people should decide whether his legacy is good or bad and if the day comes again where Franco is right, that is the direction Spain will go. The Valley of the Fallen is a monument built by Franco for those who died during the Spanish Civil War. Franco is buried in the enormous monument and therefore it is a symbol of his power and influence for political events to take place there....
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This note was uploaded on 05/02/2011 for the course HISTORY 333 taught by Professor Ingraham during the Spring '11 term at Saint Louis.
- Spring '11