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Albert Guasch Rafael

I am a freelance journalist writing on politics, the EU and history; and a communications professional working for Democracy Reporting International, an NGO promoting democracy globally. I have written for Foreign PolicyLa Vanguardia, Euronews and Are We Europe, among others. I also manage ‘Guerrilla Politics’, a newsletter about the politics of Spain. Previously, I worked for Club de Madrid, the largest forum of former Heads of State and Government promoting democratic values. I am also a Stiftung Mercator Alumni and a Young Professional Advisor at United Europe.

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