September 24, 2021

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The murder of a young man who was beaten to death shook the country

The murder of a young man last weekend shook Spain, where a massive protest took place on Monday, July 5th.The crime is homosexuality.

Samuel, a 24-year-old nurse’s assistant, was found unconscious outside a nightclub in La Coruna, northwestern Spain. Emergency services failed to revive him, and he died Saturday morning, Spanish media reported. “Justice for Samuel. Homophobia and fascism are one and the same“On Monday evening, protesters outside the famous Puerto del Sol square in Madrid announced a huge banner, AFPTV reported.

A crowd of thousands of protesters, some of whom waved flags, responded to calls from several LGBT + groups. “Justice for SamuelAs the participants shouted. “These are not blows, these are massacresThe crowd roared. “Stop homosexuality»,All I want is to live“Or”They kill us2, Can you read in some signs?

Since his death, his relatives have condemned a homosexual crime, just days after the end of Pride Week in Spain, the main venue for LGDP + festivals. Protests took place on Monday evening in other Spanish cities, such as La Coruna, according to photos and videos posted on social media.

On Monday, Spanish Interior Minister Fernando Grande-Larlaska was not arrested.No lead was rejected, no heinous crime or anything else. «I hope the police investigation will find the culprits behind Samuel’s murder and shed light on the facts. This is a barbaric and ruthless act. Rights and freedoms will not back down. Spain does not tolerate itSocialist Prime Minister Point Pedro Sanchez tweeted on Monday evening.

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