Puyalón de Cuchas

Puyalón de Cuchas (or simply Puyalón) is an Aragonese left-wing nationalist political party formed in 2008, after a split from the Chunta Aragonesista.

Puyalón de Cuchas
SpokespersonZésar Corella
Founded2008 (2008)[1]
HeadquartersZaragoza
NewspaperSocialismo aragonés
Student wingSEIRA
Youth wingPurna
IdeologyAragonese nationalism
Socialism
Left-wing nationalism
Aragonese independence[2]
Feminism
Euroscepticism
Antifascism[3]
Political positionLeft-wing
National affiliationAhora Repúblicas
Trade union affiliationSindicato Obrero Aragonés (SOA-STA)
Colors  Yellow
  Red
Town councillors in Aragón
1 / 4,143
[a]
Website
puyalon.org

ObjectivesEdit

The main objectives of Puyalón are achieving full national sovereignty for Aragón and building a socialist society. The party also supports the minority languages of Aragón: Catalan and Aragonese, feminism, ecologism and the integration of immigrants.

HistoryEdit

The first participation by Puyalón in elections was in the local elections of 2011, when the party gained a town councillor in Artieda. In the European elections of 2014 Puyalón supported (and participated in) The Peoples Decide (LPD), gaining 1,241 votes (0.27% of the vote in Aragón).[4][5] In the municipal elections of 2015 Puyalón gained two town councillors, one in Artieda (Raúl Ramón Iguácel) and another in Pastriz (Rubén Ramos, elected in the list Ganar Pastriz).

In the 2019 Spanish general election Puyalón gained 835 votes (0,11% in Aragon), fielding candidates in all three Aragonese constituencies: Huesca (148 votes 0,12%), Teruel (66 votes, 0,08%) and Zaragroza (621 votes, 0,11%). In the 2019 European parliament election in Spain Puyalón supported the Republics Now coalition, the successor of the 2014 LPD coalition. Republics Now won 1.805 votes (0,27%) in Aragon.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.elperiodicodearagon.com/noticias/aragon/casi-todos-miembros-colectivo-puyalon-dan-baja-cha_380745.html Casi todos los miembros del colectivo Puyalón se dan de baja de CHA.
  2. ^ La militancia de la organización independentista aragonase ta llamada a aldericar esti 15 de febreru les llínees organizativas de Puyalón de Cuchas, coles que “pretenden afitar inda más la organización y siguir avanzando ante la situación de crisis global y nacional, según a les agresiones contra'l país, les sos xentes y la so cultura”. Otru importante alderique que llevaren acabo, ye la decisión a participar nes próximes Elecciones europees d'esti mesmu añu.
  3. ^ "La FABZ y Noviembre Antifaixista llaman a participar en la manifestación "Barrios unidos contra el fascismo" - AraInfo". Archived from the original on 2015-04-12. Retrieved 2015-04-12.
  4. ^ "Resultados Electorales en Aragón: Elecciones Europeas 2014 en EL PAÍS".
  5. ^ The best result was in Artieda, were Puyalón gained the 37,77% of the vote.

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Elected in the Espacio Municipalista list in Teruel.