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Cultural Especulating: between art public space and company in Poblenou; privat profit for some public domain?

Especulation in Can Ricart

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For the past 10 years, the industrial neighboorhood POBLENOU, “manchester catala”, avangard pole of the industrial revolution of spain and cataluña has been threat by a urban plan calle 22@(http://www.22barcelona.com/). Poblenou reminds also for the memory of thousands of workers in the fabrichs.workers fighting. there is a big history on their streets, like fighting against franco or when it was at that time popular, comune , and cooperativist. now some companies (see 22@website) and governement of barcelona create 22@ to change the “face” of the neighboorhood into a silicon valley,
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