Valladolid (Spain)

Type: City
Name: Valladolid (Spain)
Country: Spain
Latitude: 41.650002
Longitude: -4.74
population: 315,859
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Vocational training in Castilla

SPAIN: The national government, the regional authority for Castilla y León and national operator Renfe have signed an agreement covering the establishment of a vocational training scheme for railway maintenance staff.The ‘dual professional training’ scheme ... [Published Railway Gazette - 8 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Victim Blaming, Spanish Style

Good to know that victim blaming now gets called out all over the world. In Valladolid, Spain, hundreds of women have hung bras as a sign of protest against the city’s mayor, Francisco Javier León de la Riva, who made insensitive comments about rape ... [Published Balloon Juice - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Bra chain around town hall in protest over mayor's 'sexist' rape commentsPolitics & People

A CHAIN of bras has been woven around a town hall yesterday (Wednesday) in protest over the mayor of Valladolid's controversial rape comments and calling for him to resign.Francisco Javier León de la Riva, when interviewed on a regional radio station ... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

New Knowledge Engineering Study Findings Have Been Reported by Investigators at University of Valladolid (Ontology-driven word recommendation for...

New Knowledge Engineering Study Findings Have Been Reported by Investigators at University of Valladolid (Ontology-driven word recommendation for mobile Web search)By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Robotics & Machine Learning -- Data detailed on ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Protestors Chain Bras Around City, Call For Mayor To Resign Over Rape Remarks

Protestors in Valladolid, Spain, have launched a "bra protest" in front of their city's town hall as part of a demonstration demanding the mayor to resign in light of his controversial remarks about rape.During a recent interview with national radio station ... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Roberto Aparicio

S.A.T. Los Combos Móstoles (Spain)November 2009 - April 2014Traditional farm dedicated to the production of fresh dairy products.I was responsible for the entire design area, including graphic and web design for the company, and the complete redesign ... [Published The Big Idea - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Uruguay Buys Surplus Spanish Army Mortars

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay --- The transaction for the purchase by Uruguay from the Spanish army of 180 mortars originally made by Esperanza y Cia SA., along with several tonnes of spares, has been closed. Uruguay already operates similar mortars supplied directly ... [Published Defense-Aerospace - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

The Spanish mayor and the bra protest

More than 500 protesters have tied a chain of bras across the entrance of a town hall in the Spanish city of Valladolid.The idea began on Twitter, and is one of two anti-rape campaigns now trending in the country.The demonstrators were calling for the ... [Published BBC - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

UPDATE: Fresh sexism sparks rape row

FURTHER controversy over the Spanish political establishment’s outdated views on women and sexual assault have been raised after comments made by a mayor to a radio station that seem to denigrate women’s accusations of rape.Francisco Javier León de la ... [Published EuroWeeklyNews - Aug 26 2014]
Entities: Rape, Equality, Sexism
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Spanish mayor 'fears getting into lifts with women in case they claim assault' | World news

The conservative mayor of Valladolid said he had qualms about getting into a lift and warned men to 'beware'. Photograph: Bernd Vogel/zefa/Corbis A Spanish mayor has apologised after an outcry over his comments that lone women in lifts could rip off their ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

In Spain

Valladolid is a city in Spain and the de facto capital of the autonomous region of Castile and Leon. It has a population of 309,714 people (2013). MAYOR OF VALLADOLID IN CENTRAL SPAIN WITH THE OFFENSIVE MOUTH APOLOGIZES. Stigmabase |ES ... [Published weehingthong - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Findings in Computer Research Reported from University of Valladolid (Squashing Alternatives for Software-Based Speculative Parallelization)

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Computer Weekly News -- Data detailed on Computer Research have been presented. According to news originating from Valladolid, Spain , by VerticalNews correspondents, research stated, "Speculative parallelization ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 06 2014]

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...should apply to both genders as he was often 'wary' of getting in lifts occupied by lone women 'in case she was looking for trouble' and decided to "rip off her bra and skirt and run out screaming that she had been assaulted"
...According to news reporting originating in Valladolid, Spain , by VerticalNews journalists, research stated, "The Web search has special characteristics against the desktop search when realized from mobile devices. To establish an improvement within this paradigm, an option is to take into account the context from which the search is developed."
"Sometimes it's the other way around. Imagine you get into an elevator and there is a girl who is out to get you. She enters with you, tears off her bra or skirt and flees, shouting that you have tried to assault her" he told the radio station. "Beware of this kind of thing."
During the same interview, he also said, "you can't have a police officer in every park" and therefore "at six in the morning a young woman should be careful of where she goes."

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Vocational training in Castilla [Published Railway Gazette - 8 hours ago]
Choice of new Madrid archbishop marks new cours... [Published Catholic World Report - 15 hours ago]
Victim Blaming, Spanish Style [Published Balloon Juice - 20 hours ago]
Bra chain around town hall in protest over mayo... [Published Think Spain - Aug 29 2014]
New Knowledge Engineering Study Findings Have B... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 28 2014]
Protestors Chain Bras Around City, Call For May... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 27 2014]
Roberto Aparicio [Published The Big Idea - Aug 27 2014]
Spanish Mayor Accuses Women of Framing Men for ... [Published Slate - The XX Factor - Aug 27 2014]
Uruguay Buys Surplus Spanish Army Mortars [Published Defense-Aerospace - Aug 27 2014]
Uruguay Receives 180 Mortars From Spanish Army [Published Defense World - Aug 27 2014]
The Spanish mayor and the bra protest [Published BBC - Aug 26 2014]
Valladolid mayor's rape comments prompt bra pro... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 26 2014]
UPDATE: Fresh sexism sparks rape row [Published EuroWeeklyNews - Aug 26 2014]
Fresh sexism sparks rape row [Published EuroWeeklyNews - Aug 25 2014]
Spanish mayor 'fears getting into lifts with wo... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 22 2014]
In Spain [Published weehingthong - Aug 22 2014]
Monteagudo Recoletos: Spiritual and Natural Hav... [Published San Carlos City Interactive - Aug 19 2014]
OLE! HOLIDAY DRIVERS GET MILES MORE MILES IN SPAIN [Published Skyscanner - Aug 19 2014]
Sardón de Duero: Google Glass Has Infiltrated A... [Published HotelChatter - Aug 11 2014]
Spain's struggling ghost airports (Ozy.com) [Published USA Today - Aug 09 2014]
Medieval Spanish hotel looks to the future with... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 07 2014]
LeDomaine Becomes Europe’s First Hotel with Goo... [Published Travel and Tour World - Aug 07 2014]
Iberian delights [Published Caymanian Compass - Aug 07 2014]
Findings in Computer Research Reported from Uni... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 06 2014]
Tackling the many challenges of smarter, greene... [Published Nanowerk - Aug 01 2014]
Must-See TV: The Best Cooking Shows to Watch Wh... [Published Latina.com - Jul 27 2014]
Indra to equip Spain's high-speed rail lines wi... [Published Railway-technology.com - Jul 27 2014]
Provision of Business development consultancy [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 26 2014]
Spain: Oversupply and low consumption drive pot... [Published Fresh Plaza - Jul 24 2014]
Findings from University of Valladolid Yields N... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 23 2014]
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Victim Blaming, Spanish Style [Published Balloon Juice - 20 hours ago]
Good to know that victim blaming now gets called out all over the world. In Valladolid, Spain, hundreds of women have hung bras as a sign of protest against the city’s mayor, Francisco Javier León de la Riva, who made insensitive comments about rape ...
Spanish Mayor Accuses Women of Framing Men for ... [Published Slate - The XX Factor - Aug 27 2014]
Ashifa Kassam of the Guardian reports  that the city of Valladolid in Spain was covered in bras earlier this week, hung by protesters who are demanding the resignation of their mayor, Francisco Javier León de la Riva. Riva recently went on a Spanish ...
In Spain [Published weehingthong - Aug 22 2014]
Valladolid is a city in Spain and the de facto capital of the autonomous region of Castile and Leon. It has a population of 309,714 people (2013). MAYOR OF VALLADOLID IN CENTRAL SPAIN WITH THE OFFENSIVE MOUTH APOLOGIZES. Stigmabase |ES ...
Bolivian President Seeks to Remove 'Looter' Chr... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 07 2014]
Bolivian President Evo Morales is proposing to remove the European names of streets and cities in the nation and return them to their indigenous origins, beginning with stripping every street named after Christopher Columbus. Morales, himself of ...
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