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500th anniversary of the first circumnavigation of the globe. We’re giving...

Portada La vuelta de Elkano. El molesto triunfo de la gente corriente de Eduardo Santamaria Urtiaga
On the 500th anniversary of the first circumnavigation of the globe, we're giving away an essay about Elkano by Enrique Santamaría which was just published by Eusko Ikaskuntza

Who was the first to sail around the world, Magellan, Elkano,...

Grabado de Juan Sebastián Elkano
National Geographic has just published an article highlighting that it was Elkano who actually achieved the feat. But what if he were a woman?

German GEO and Der Westen publish an article about Elcano and...

Atardecer en la Playa de Gaztetape de Getaria: Está orientada a mar abierto, lo que la hace atractiva para los surfistas por el oleaje © Manuel Meyer/dpa-tmn
GEO in German and Der Westen publish an article by Manuel Meyer about sailor Juan Sebastian Elcano and his hometown of Getaria

July 14: the French Revolution and the Basques: the deportation of...

Un episodio lamentable de la Revolución Francesa: la deportación de labortanos en 1794 Jean Claude Larronde
An article by Basque historian Jean-Claude Larronde about an event that shows the terrible impact of the French Revolution on Basque society

Maurice Ravel, on the 147th anniversary of his birth; “A Basque...

Maurice Ravel dirigiendo a la BOS en 1928
Remembering a Basque composer, perhaps the most universal of all of them, whose nationality and commitment to his country is widely unknown among his compatriots

410th anniversary of the founding of the Brotherhood of Aránzazu of...

Recipiente para los Santos Óleos. Hermandad de Nuestra Señora de Aranzatzu de Lima Siglo XVII. Una de las pocas propiedades que no fueron expropiadas
410th anniversary of the founding of the Brotherhood of Aránzazu of Lima, the first Basque organization in the New World

An introduction to the first lehendakari and his flight through Nazi...

Jose Antonio Aguirre disfrazado de José Andrés Álvarez de la Lastra, ciudadano panameño, para huir de los nazis
Historian Ingo Niebel is presenting his book about Lehendakari Aguirre's flight through Occupied Europe to escape Nazi and Francoist persecution

“Javier de Landaburu (1907–1963). Al servicio de la causa vasca”, a...

Javier de Landaburu en la sede del Gobierno Vasco en el exilio (rue Singer)
Historian Leyre Arrieta has just published a book analyzing Javier de Landaburu, a key figure in Basque history

Forbes returns to San Sebastian, to make their readers fall in...

Vista panorámica de  San Sebastian - Donostia. GETTY
The US magazine 'Forbes' has written about the Basque Country again, this time focusing on San Sebastian

254 years since the opening of the Colegio de San Ignacio...

Colegio de las Vizcaínas. México
On September 9, the Colegio de San Ignacio de Loyola – Vizcaínas School, founded by the Basques living in Mexico City in the 18th century, celebrates its "birthday"