SPAIN - EVICTIONS FROM HOMES - PROTESTS - WOMEN'S PAIN
Oviedo, Spain - Photo - Eloy Alonso/Reuters
A wave of protests against the eviction of unemployed people from their homes is sweeping across Spain. The country’s foreclosure process is among the harshest in Europe. When mortgage debtors cannot make their payments, they are not allowed to hand the keys to the bank or declare themselves bankrupt. Instead they are evicted but still liable for the full amount of the loan.......